Pharmiweb ChannelsAll | PharmaCo | Clinical Research | R&D/BioTech | Sales/Mktg | Healthcare | Recruitment | Pharmacy | Medical Comms

Pharmiweb.com RSS Feed Pharmiweb.com RSS Feeds

Pharmiweb.com RSS Feed PharmiWeb Candidate Blog

Pharmiweb.com RSS Feed PharmiWeb Client Blog

Job Details

Senior Principal Scientist - Process Development Sciences

Company: Lonza Biologics Plc
Location: Slough
Reference: R266
Closing Date: 16 Jan 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable
Benefits:

Job Summary:

At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia. Our vision: We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life. ...

Requirements:

At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success. Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia. 

Our vision:

We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life.

Our mission:

We work with passion, using advanced technologies, to transform life science into new possibilities for our customers.
 

Do you want to help us as we shape the future of this great organization?

 

Job Description Summary

 

Job Description

Role Purpose
To provide scientific and technical leadership across the Lonza network. To technically and scientifically support Lonza’s commercial projects and innovation strategies.

To assist in mentoring the next generation of scientists, thereby influencing Lonza’s continued reputation of providing world leading science.

Key Accountabilities

Technical

  • Provide strong scientific / technical leadership in the development and support of processes for the development and manufacture of therapeutic proteins by mammalian cell culture
  • Lead resolution of issues (technical, scientific, IP, etc) that affect, or have the potential to affect, development of mammalian cell culture processes for the manufacture of therapeutic proteins
  • Be a subject matter expert in 2 or more relevant areas
  • Design and lead multi-disciplinary teams to achieve customers‘ or lonza’s objectives, broadly in line with areas of scientific expertise
  • Recognise and disseminate information about emerging trends (scientific, technical, IP, etc) that impact Lonza’s ability to deliver its customers‘ projects or win business in both short and long terms
  • Ensure a high standard of science and quality of work is maintained for customer and in-house projects
  • Have in depth knowledge of IP and patent landscape

People Management

  • Develop and mentor early / mid-career scientists, primarily on technical issues
  • Be a role model for continuous professional development of self
  • Provide management review of documents broadly in line of ares of scientific expertise

Leadership Behaviour

  • Work with the commercial teams to win signatures for complex and / or bespoke contracts

Qualifications/Skills required

  • Ideally PhD with considerable experience
  • Preferred area of study: DSP background, but will consider USP backgroun
  • Substantial experience with demonstratable track record in a biopharm / biotech company, or equivalent organisation.
  • Broad and demonstrable knowledge of other areas, both within development and manufacturing, outside of areas of scientific experts.
  • Good reputation in scientific community and Lonza network.
  • Substantial training and knowledge in several relevant scientific / technical disciplines, with knowledge of technical issues and potential solutions
  • Strong evidence for delivering on commitments, working-in and leading multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Confidence dealing with uncertainty and working outside scientific comfort zone.

Responsibilities 

Education

 

Work Experience

Experience Level

Certifications

 

Skills

 

Language(s)

 

 

 

Lonza.  The place to Go, Stay and Grow.

Apply for this job: Senior Principal Scientist - Process Development Sciences

Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
228 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
SL1 4DX
England
Tel:  +44 1753 777000
Fax:  +44 1753 777001
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

Advertising
Share | | |
Site Map | Privacy & Security | Cookies | Terms and Conditions

PharmiWeb.com is Europe's leading industry-sponsored portal for the Pharmaceutical sector, providing the latest jobs, news, features and events listings.
The information provided on PharmiWeb.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.