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Sanofi Group Scientist, Purification Process Development in Framingham, Massachusetts


Sanofi is seeking a Scientist -Purification Process Development in continuous biomanufacturing at the Framingham, MA site. This Senior Engineer will report to the Associate Director of Downstream Processing.

Job Description:

As a Scientist, a successful candidate will be responsible for the engineering and platform development of integrated and continuous drug substance purification trains. The Scientist will work with a group of engineers and scientists, support cross-functionally and across sites and disciplines using engineering principles to help drive a deep and scalable understanding of continuous biomanufacturing processes and products in Sanofi’s pipeline of mAb, mAb-like, and other biological molecules.

Basic Qualification

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry or a related field and 5 years of relevant industry experience

  • Or M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry or related fields and 3 years of relevant industry experience.

  • Or Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Engineer with 5+ years of experience in providing and driving engineering deliverables for biopharmaceutical purification processes development

  • Knowledge of continuous purification technologies and operations

  • Direct experience with AKTA or automated protein purification chromatography, virus inactivation, filtration unit operations at various scales

  • Experience with DOE methodology and multivariate analysis

  • An understanding of high throughput automation and related automated liquid handling technologies

  • An understanding of cGMPs and technology transfers

  • Familiar with analytical techniques HPLC-SEC, SDS-PAGE and ELISA’s.

  • Experience with DeltaV, MatLAB and BioSolve would be considered beneficial

  • Demonstrated ability to function well within a fast-paced, dynamic and collaborative team-oriented environment

  • The candidate should be self-motivated, strongly driven to succeed; inquisitive have excellent organizational, interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to team with internal and external collaborators to design, develop and implement key technologies downstream continuous manufacturing.

  • Prepare and deliver scientific communication internally and externally to different audiences.

Sanofi is a global healthcare leader focused on patients' needs, engaged in the research, development, manufacturing, and marketing of therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, and Sanofi.

At Sanofi, our ambition is to be an integrated global healthcare company, focused on patients’ needs. Much more than just a leading pharmaceutical company, Sanofi is committed to transforming scientific innovations into solutions and services that protect health, enhance life, and respond to the needs of the 7 billion people in the world. We trust our ambition to guide and inspire us as we work to create a future with optimal health and wellness for everyone.

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

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