Full Job Description
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.
One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Bristol-Myers Squibb has consolidated early biologics process development organization comprising Molecular biology, Cell Line Development, Upstream and Downstream development, and Process Analytics collocated with a large Analytical Development organization in New Jersey. BMS New Brunswick site is part of New Jersey's "Biopharmaceutical Life Sciences Cluster," a concentrated area of biotechnology, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies.
The Downstream Process Development Assistant Scientist/Engineer will be working in a dynamic team setting, to develop efficient and scalable downstream purification process with cutting-edge technologies for therapeutic proteins. They will support the BMS biologics pipeline through process development of recovery and purification unit operations.
Assist in the development of efficient and scalable purification processes for protein therapeutic candidates by designing and executing chromatography and filtration experiments
Contribute to study design and change implementation
Carry out assigned laboratory work and other functional duties with minimal supervision
Review, coauthor and author technical documents, presentations and protocols
Participate in development, improvement, qualification and validation of existing and new methods and/or processes
Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams
Follow safety procedures, contribute to the maintenance of clean laboratory environment utilizing 5S principles
Maintains electronic laboratory notebook meeting BMS corporate standards
BS in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Protein Chemistry or Biochemistry with a minimal of 0-2 years of industrial experience in protein purification / downstream process development.
Experienced in bio-separation processes (e.g. Protein chromatography [all common modes of protein separation], tangential flow filtration, depth filtration, etc.)
Knowledge of Quality by Design and use of statistics for data analysis is highly preferred (R, JMP, Python, MatLab, etc.)
Experience in use of following Software packages, such as Microsoft Office, GE Healthcare Unicorn, Electronic Notebook (ELN), and SAS JMP is highly preferred
Working knowledge of upstream and analytical sciences is preferred
Ability to deliver under timelines and ability to be a great team player
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.