Biochemistry Scientist - VIE Contract

  • Location: USA, Swiftwater

  • Target start date: 01/09/2024

iMove, the Sanofi VIE Program, is available to citizens of the European Economic Area (EU + Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland) aged between 18 and 28.

PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.

PLEASE NOTE that applications that are only submitted in French cannot be considered by our non-French speaking partners at Sanofi worldwide. Therefore, only applications that are submitted in English will be considered. Please make sure to apply with your personal email address.

About the job

Looking to launch your career at the cutting edge of healthcare? Join Sanofi for a chance to develop with mentoring and guidance from inspirational leaders while helping to make an impact on the lives of countless people worldwide. As Biochemistry Scientist in our Biochemistry team you’ll be supporting Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) and/or Mass Spectrometry (MS) analytical testing for the MenPenta project through assay development, qualification and validation and investigational testing for Flublok and Fluzone and potential for identification of novel applications for both NMR & MS.

We are an innovative global healthcare company that helps the world stay ahead of infectious diseases by delivering more than 500 million vaccine doses a year. Across different countries, our talented teams are exploring new technologies to protect people and promote healthy communities. We chase the miracles of science every single day, pursuing progress to make a real impact on millions of patients around the world.

Main responsibilities:

  • Become proficient in the use of advanced analytical instrumentation and data analysis including Mass Spectrometers and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectrometers.

  • Development, optimization, implementation of quantitative and qualitative analytical methods including sample preparation, execution of instrumental analytical methods and post-acquisition data processing and analysis, including database building/maintenance.

  • Routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and instrumentation, including cryogen fills.

  • Adherence to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), Good Documentation Practices, and site safety and compliance procedures.

  • Contribute to the global community of practices with respect to Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) and Mass Spectrometry (MS).

About you

Experience :

  • At least 1 year of professional experience in Biochemistry or other related field

Soft and Technical skills:

  • Demonstrated practical lab skills via course work and/or previous work experience. Specific NMR and/or MS) experience is a plus.

  • Aptitude for learning new analytical software packages and data analysis tools. Previous experience with use of MassLynx, Xcalibur, Agilent and or Waters software is a plus.

  • Detail oriented, desire to learn, strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Driving license.

Education :

  • Master’s degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related degree, including coursework in Organic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis.

Languages :

  • English is a must, French would be an asset.

Why choose us?

iMove is a unique program tailored for European youth interested in challenging themselves with meaningful assignments across the globe. At Sanofi we have a strong ambition to invest in young talents who will drive the success of Sanofi tomorrow.

Sanofi’s Work Abroad Program, iMove, offers jobs-assignments with actual responsibilities and a perspective to grow. We provide those opportunities in various functions such as: marketing, finance, regulatory, supply chain, clinical trials, production, etc. and in more than 40 countries. Sanofi unites people who are passionate about solving healthcare needs across the world. Joining our iMove Work Abroad Program is a unique opportunity to make a difference through your work.