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Engineer IV

応募後で応募 求人ID R0066414 掲載日 05/05/2022 Location:Lexington, Massachusetts

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Job Description

About the role:

At Takeda, we are a forward-looking, world-class R&D organization that unlocks innovation and delivers transformative therapies to patients. By focusing R&D efforts on four therapeutic areas and other targeted investments, we push the boundaries of what is possible in order to bring life-changing therapies to patients worldwide.

Join Takeda as a Engineer IV where you will work with scientists or engineers in the process development team and independently plan and execute chromatography/filtration optimization and characterization experiments. Additionally, the position may lead the tech transfer of developed/locked downstream processes to pilot team and CMOs, and technology innovation programs. Independently plan and coordinate work with departmental and cross functional peers with an understanding of project timelines and deliverables. You will also identify complex technical issues and implement solutions. As part of the process development team, you will report to Associate Director, Process Development Downstream.

How you will contribute:

  • Independently prepare and execute complex experimental protocols.

  • Review, interpret data and communicate results to impacted line functions.

  • Interpret data independently and present to the team or department.

  • Draft technical reports, presentations, and tech transfer documents. May be primary contact for consolidation of technical transfer documents and on-site support of technical issues.

  • Support technology transfer through documentation, meeting, and person-in-plant.

  • Contribute to project work which may include multiple projects within functional area.

  • Coordinate within department and cross functionally with peers on projects.

  • Compliant to lab safety and company policies, participates in lab management duties.

  • Troubleshoot critical issues and resolve routine issues using appropriate information.

  • Exercise time management.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, engineering or related pharmaceutical science and 7+ years relevant industry experience.

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, engineering or related pharmaceutical science; 5+ years relevant industry experience.

  • Master's degree in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, engineering or related pharmaceutical science; 3+ years relevant industry experience.

  • Previous experience working in lab setting. Use lab equipment and operations.

  • Must have experience with purification technologies (e.g. Chromatography, filtration, UFDF etc);

  • Must have experience with purification process development at different lab scales.

  • Experience with design on experiment (DOE) is plus.

  • Occasionally work on weekends/holidays for lab support.

What Takeda can offer you:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

  • Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions

  • Family Planning Support

  • Flexible Work Paths

  • Tuition reimbursement

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

In accordance with the CO Equal Pay Act, Colorado Applicants Are Not Permitted to Apply.


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Lexington, MA

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