Sanofi Group Scientist, Framingham, MA in Framingham, Massachusetts

Scientist works in the Analytical Science and Technology (AS&T) department of Global Manufacturing Science and Technology providing analytical support to Global Manufacturing Science and Technology.

Job Description/Responsibilities

· Provide analytical support to Process Science, R&D and other groups including routine analytical testing.

· Support second generation projects, process improvement, investigation, Degradation, Pathway, Comparability and Technical Transfer studies.

· Author protocols, technical memos and reports, data analysis summaries, process investigations and procedures.

· Lead technical transfers of analytical and characterization methods.

· Assist in the implementation of new analytical techniques and technology.

· Serve as representative on cross functional teams including Sanofi network, technology transfer and project teams.

· Interact cross-functionally with colleagues from various Sanofi Genzyme functions including, QCTS, QC, gMSAT and TY Geel to implement best practices.

· Maintain lab equipment, methods, and analytical work area.

Requirements & Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Chemistry or other scientific discipline with 7+ years of industrial laboratory experience


Master’s Degree in Biology, Chemistry other scientific discipline with 5+ years of industrial laboratory experience


PhD in Biology, Chemistry other scientific discipline with 1+ years of industrial laboratory experience

Preferred Qualifications:

· Experience with ELISA, electrophoresis and spectrophotometric based methods.    

· Experience with Softmax analytical control software.

· Experience in ELISA method development/troubleshooting.

· Experience with statistical tools and high level data analysis.

· Excellent communication and writing skills.

· Ability to design experiments and troubleshoot problems.

· Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment.

Terms of employment:

Scientist should work effectively in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment. Standard business hours apply and routine travel is not expected. Must be able to work in a laboratory environment with chemicals.

What makes this position unique?

AS&T provides analytical testing support and method development for gMSAT including characterization and comparability studies for process improvements/changes and for 2nd gen projects and development of new and improved methods (including novel technology implementation) for both release and characterization.

AS&T also serves as analytical SMEs to other organizations (Quality, Manufacturing, R&D, external partners, etc.) as needed for investigations and developmental activities.

Benefits of working in this role:

Cross-functional collaboration within gMSAT and externally with R&D and manufacturing provides visibility and exposure to multiple areas in the organization.

Sanofi is building a state of the art, continuous manufacturing facility here in Framingham heavily leveraging single use systems. Sanofi actively encourages internal career development growth opportunities.

Location information:

This position will be based on Framingham. Occasional visits to other Massachusetts locations may be required.

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