Manage and continuously build up an expertlab with a focus of downstream processing of new modalities (e.g.modified peptides, oligonucleotides) and lead a team of up to threelab technicians
Select, develop and apply relevant newsynthetic, downstream and analytical methods andtechnologies
Optimize processes for the productionnew modality API s with regard to quality, efficiency andprocess safety, also in cooperation with other functions andexternal partners
Drive the implementation of relevantdownstream processes (e.g. lyophilization, UF / DF, SEC, IEC) incooperation with the technology labs
Support the implementation of correspondinganalytical methods and the development of the control andregulatory strategies
Be responsible for the timely delivery of theglobal development programs at Bayer Pharmaceuticals with activeingredient, in close cooperation with the neighboring functionsQuality Assurance, Formulation Development, Biological Development,Analytical Development and Preclinicalfunctions
Represent the Chemical Developmentorganization as well as Chemical and Pharmaceutical Development inthe global project teams
Ensure evaluation and adoption of state-of-the-art concepts and technologies such as automation anddigitalization for efficient laboperations
Drive collaborations with relevant otherfunctions inside and outside of R&D as well as externalpartners
Who you are
University degree and PhD in biotechnology,(bio)chemical engineering or related natural sciences andpreferably international postdoctoral working experience at arecognized research institution
Several years of professional experience inpharmaceutical R&D environment
Proven track-record in downstream processingof biomolecules, such as chromatography, lyophilization, ultra- anddiafiltration
Preferentially experience in synthesis andanalytical determination of new modality API s such aspeptides or oligonucleotides
Strong leadership skills with the ability tolead and inspire teams to achieve outstanding results as well asexcellent project management, communication and collaborationskills
Curiosity and willingness to develop in newareas and creative problem solving skills whilst beingresult-oriented
Excellent analytical skills, conceptual andinnovative way of thinking
Fluent in English and German, both oral andwritten
Are you looking for a new challenge where you can show your passion for innovation? Are you interested in working as part of a global team to improve people’s lives?
Then send us your online application including cover letter, CV and references.
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