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Head Biological Process Engineering

Company: UCB S.A
Location: Braine L'Alleud
Reference: 454792101
Closing Date: 07 May 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

UCB – Inspired by patients. Driven by science. At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe diseases. We look to transform patients’ lives by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. With us, our talents makes the most of who they are, unlocking innovation and setting new standards for patients. Ev...



Help us transform patients' lives.


At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?


To strengthen our Biologics Clinical Manufacturing Team, based in our Biologics Pilot Plant in Braine L'Alleud, Belgium, we are looking to fill the position of: Head Biological Process Engineering .


Are you driven and enthusiastic in your approach? For UCB, you are a 'drivethusiastic' person. This very special blend of talent means you are pushed by a keenness to make a positive difference for patients.

As a UCB 'drivethusiastic' person and Head Biological Process Engineering you like to work in an environment where you can:


  • DRIVE, with your expertise on biologics processes and manufacturing, best in class clinical supply and commercializing
  • INSPIRE, with your passion for efficient and lean operations. your team and colleagues, to strongly deliver value to our processes and activities
  • HAVE FUN at work, be part of dynamic and highly talented team, enjoy to help others to develop further yourself, your colleagues and the entire organisation

    As a UCB 'drivethusiastic' person and Head Biological Process Engineering you will contribute by:


  •  Participating to the booming transition from development to commercial of UCBs pipeline new biologics
  •  Be the ambassador of UCBs development manufacturing processes to our commercial manufacturing network
  • Aggregate, leverage and coordinate the scientific knowledge acquired by our development organization to make UCB manufacturing processes best in class
  •  Work with the network of Bio experts in Bio within UCB and its industry network

    Interested? For this position you'll need the following education, experience and skills:


  •  Masters Degree in BioEngineering, Biochemical Engineering or related discipline
  •  At least 10years of experience in running, designing or supporting cell-based manufacturing activities of biologics drug substances at industrial scale
  •  Sound knowledge of technologies and unit operations involved in upstream and downstream bio processing
  •  Practical experience with technology transfers, scale-up/Scale-down and optimization of processes
  •  Engaged, enthusiastic and passionate spirit, able to drive others
  •  Excellent organization and project management skills
  •  Fluent in French and English, both spoken and written

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