Custom Protein Generation

Drug Substance Manufacture

Drug Product Fill & Finish

Development

Testing

Discovery

Antibody Drug Conjugates

Technologies & Platforms

Job Description:

  • We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join the Media & Process Development in the Cell and Protein Sciences (CPS) Organization located in WuXi Biologics’s headquarter in Shanghai, China. The successful candidate will report to Sr. Director and lead a group of technical staff to develop various high-performance media & process platforms suitable for CHO cell culture processes for the production of therapeutic proteins.

Responsibilities include:

  • leading the development and optimization of chemically-defined media and process platforms that will enable WuXi Biologics’s next generation clone selection / manufacturing paradigms and support a multi-modality pipeline
  • bring experience in cell line development, protein expression, bioprocess, and/or media development to drive innovative solutions to create/optimize cell culture platforms
  • taking on leadership roles in project teams, and interacting with external customers and vendors
  • collaborating with cross function teams across network on media and process related topics
  • providing technical leadership and guidance in support of media preparation unit operations, raw material technical assessments and supply chain topics

Job Requirements:

  • S./M.S. in chemical engineering, biochemistry, cell biology, protein expression, cell line engineering or equivalent, with at least 7-10 years relevant experience, or PhD with at least 2-5 years of relevant experience. Title will be experience/qualifications dependent
  • The individual must have prior experience with media/process development, a good understanding of mammalian cell metabolism, or a good working knowledge of protein production in mammalian cell cultures systems
  • Experience with statistical design of experiments (e.g., JMP, Design Expert), advanced data analysis, computation (e.g., modeling, optimization), and/or programming (e.g., Matlab) is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in managing technical staff is required
  • Experience in project management, Quality by Design concepts, late stage process development/tech transfer, or IND/BLA writing is a plus
  • The individual must have strong communication (verbal and written in English) and interpersonal skills, the ability to work flexibly in a cross-functional team environment, and the ability to build / maintain relationships with partners, collaborators, and customers
  • derstanding of mammalian cell metabolism, or a good working knowledge of protein production in mammalian cell cultures systems
  • Experience with statistical design of experiments (e.g., JMP, Design Expert), advanced data analysis, computation (e.g., modeling, optimization), and/or programming (e.g., Matlab) is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in managing technical staff is required
  • Experience in project management, Quality by Design concepts, late stage process development/tech transfer, or IND/BLA writingis a plus
  • The individual must have strong communication (verbal and written in English) and interpersonal skills, the ability to work flexibly in a cross-functional team environment, and the ability to build / maintain relationships with partners, collaborators, and customers
  • The individual is expected to present to management and at scientific forums, and exert influence inside and outside WuXi Biologics through publications

Application:
1.Sending email to Recruiting_Biologics@wuxiapptec.com with subject”Apply for+Position+Location”

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