Associate Scientist

Sanofi - Framingham, MA (30+ days ago)4.1

The Associate Scientist works in the Analytical Science and Technology department of Global Manufacturing Science and Technology providing analytical support to Global Manufacturing Science and Technology.

The Associate Scientist in Analytical Science will:
Provide routine analytical support to Process Science, R&D and other groups

Support analytical testing of second generation projects, process improvement, investigation, Degradation Pathway, Comparability and Technical Transfer studies

May assist in writing protocols, technical memos and reports, data analysis summaries, process investigations and procedures

Assist with technical transfers of analytical and characterization methods

Maintain lab equipment, prepare reagents and buffers for laboratory

Perform lab ordering

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Chemistry or other scientific discipline with 1+ years of laboratory experience in industry OR Masters in Biology, Chemistry or other scientific discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with laboratory techniques for protein assays such as HPLC, electrophoresis or spectrophotometric based methods

Detail oriented

Knowledge of analytical methods, mammalian cell culture and commercial protein purification processes

Excellent communication and writing skills

Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment

An ongoing commitment to conducting our global business according to the highest legal and ethical standards, and to continually pursue excellence in the development and delivery of all of our products and services. This includes:

Adhering to all applicable laws and regulations of the places in which we conduct business, as well as our own Company policies and procedures.

Being honest and treating people with respect and courtesy.

Constantly striving to make Sanofi a great place to work, and a company respected for the quality of its people and products.

Acting as role models for our fellow employees by acting responsibly, fairly, and honestly in our dealings and exercising sound judgment in performing our jobs.

Strives for results – sets ambitious tangible and measurable targets ; takes personal responsibility for achieving results; reviews and evaluates progress against agreed targets, timelines and budgets.

Cooperates transversally – Shares information and seeks input from outside direct team. Develops strong cross functional relationships and partnerships with science and commercial organization.

Commit to customers - Shares relevant information openly and seeks appropriate input from others outside of the direct team; develops and maintains effective cross-functional working relationships and partnerships; responds positively and constructively to requests for support from across the organization.

Terms of employment:
The Associate 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.

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 MA. Occasional visits to other Massachusetts locations may be required.

Sanofi 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. #LI

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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