Zoetis is the largest animal health company in the world with an industry-leading veterinary medicine research and development team. We are seeking a talented and motivated bioprocess scientist / bioprocess engineer to join our research and development team to complete final development, scale-up and transfer of new vaccines into the pilot plant in support of new product registration.
As a scientist working in the pilot plant, the individual should have technical knowledge in at least one unit operation which may include bacterial fermentation, production of conventional viral antigens, purified proteins, vaccine formulation, and/or lyophilization. Working knowledge of fermenters, single use bioreactors, and associated downstream processing equipment from a 50L to 1000L scale and/or formulation experience with adjuvanted vaccines, emulsification processes and lyophization equipment at a 20 - 200L scale are highly desired.
The successful candidate will work with minimal supervision in a GMP-regulated environment in close collaboration with a range of scientists and manufacturing representatives across the organization. This job requires an independent thinker with demonstrated abilities to carry out assigned responsibilities and collaborate effectively with other team members.
The position is based in Lincoln (Nebraska, USA) with frequent interactions with colleagues and external partners located around the globe.
The Ideal candidate would possess:
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