Lead Process Technologist: Upstream BioPharma - Philidelphia,PA - Veteran's Welcome

  1. Philadelphia,PA
  2. Aug 29, 2017
  3. Construction : General Construction

Serve as a Process Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Biopharmaceutical projects, particularly in the UpStream section

Particular experience in the UpStream section sterile filling and Lyophilization as well as cell therapy.


Support new business development (BD) efforts by preparing and making presentations to potential clients. 


Guide the technical response to formal Requests for Proposals (RFP). Must be competent in the writing of qualifications and proposals


Develop technical articles for publication in various Life Science trade journals/magazines.


Make technical presentations at various Life Science conferences.


Participate in meetings with the client to understand project objectives and recommend innovative approaches to meet the established project objectives.


Lead execution of process scope during Conceptual/Front End phases


Manage work to a Budget and Schedule. Assist with identifying and controlling client/project change orders.


Exhibit a practical understanding of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) within Life Science Industry.


Exhibit a basic understanding of applicable codes and practices within the US and EU.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

BS Degree in Chemical or Bio Engineering.


Minimum 15 years of experience in the design of both Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical facilities.


Must have excellent communication skills in a Business Development (BD) "support" role.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

Master Degree, but not mandatory


Any experience with Pharma/BioPharma operating facilities and/or process development labs.


Professional Engineer Registration desired.

Please note that we will not sponsor an employment visa, such as an H-1B or related visa, to fill this position.
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