Specialist / Technician Upstream Process Development (M / f / d)
With our corporate philosophy of caring for life , we are committed to putting essential medicines and technologies in the hands of people who help patients and to finding the best answers to the challenges they face.
In the field of biosimilars, we develop products with a focus on autoimmune diseases and oncology. Fresenius Kabi SwissBioSim GmbH is specialized in biosimilar medicines and consists of an experienced team of employees located in the Geneva region of Switzerland.
As in all our ranges, Fresenius Kabi is committed to provide high-quality and affordable products for the therapy and care of critically and chronically ill patients.
Responsible for the execution and delivery of multiple activities linked to USP development in such as :
Preparation of media, feeds and buffers;
Equipment preparation, monitoring, calibration and safety;
Washing and autoclaving of equipment and materials;
Bioreactors cleaning and preparation.
Support and contribute to day to day running of work environment (deliveries, consumables, waste, etc.);
6S team member or 6S area owner;
Undertake activities that contribute to the running of the department e.g. equipment ownership and maintenance;
Perform basic data analysis and interpretation (e.g. pass / fail determination);
Participate in equipment’s maintenance and troubleshooting;
Demonstrate flexibility to support other activities within the team / department.
EDUCATION & LANGUAGES
Maturite / Baccalaureate / CFC (Swiss apprenticeship) biotech process sciences or similar field;
Fluency in French is essential, basic English is required.
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
0-2 years’ experience in Pharma / Biotech / Biosimilars Industry with demonstrated track record in Upstream processing for biologics (especially in mammalian suspension cell culture);
Technical experience across the Upstream development technics including media preparation, bioreactors, clarification / filtration;
Proficient with standard software Microsoft suite (Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, One Note, Outlook), file systems and browsers.
Experience in the use of an eLN (electronic Lab Notebook) software would be an asset;
Basic knowledge of routines in the laboratory environment gained through formal training or long experience. USP (mammalian cell culture) experience would be an asset.
PERSONAL SKILLS & COMPETENCIES
Ability to work accurately, with attention to detail, in a highly organized manner;
Able to work with minimal supervision and organise own time;
Able to notice and report anomalies in data and execution;
Escalate issues in a timely fashion (technical);
Flexibility to switch between activities if necessary and respond appropriately to unplanned events;
Shows initiative / proactive mindset ;
Team worker and maintain a highly motivating working atmosphere;
Proven ability to communicate professionally and effectively.
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