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Associate Director - AAV Upstream Process Development

Posted on Feb 11, 2021 by Investigo Change Solutions

Westlake Village, CA 91359
Engineering
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time


COMPANY:


Stealth-mode AAV gene therapy and engineering company


LOCATION:


Greater Los Angeles, CA area


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:


Yes


TITLE:


Sr. Scientist/Associate Director, Upstream AAV Process Development - permanent, full-time


ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:


This individual will oversee an upstream process development team, creating a platform aimed at scaling up and manufacturing multiple novel capsids and gene therapy products. This person will lead a team focused on implementing a robust and reproducible production process to accommodate large-scale production and tech transfer to a GMP manufacturing facility.


CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:



  • MS or PhD in a relevant, scientific background with a minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience in a biotech, pharma or academic setting

  • Experience producing viral vectors in adherent or suspension platforms; prior experience working with gene therapy vectors strongly preferred

  • Understanding of bioengineering principles related to cell culture scale-up and bioreactors

  • Knowledge of viral vector production platforms and testing methods


DESIRABLE SKILLS:



  • Bioreactor operations or development experience

  • Experience with AAV vector production strongly preferred

  • Previous experience leading a team


If you meet the requirements above and would like to be considered for this position, apply on-line now to be contacted with further details. This is not a fully remote role.




Reference: 1092267643

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