Social Media RSS Feed https://biobirds.com/rss en Genotyping Sales Specialis https://biobirds.com/job/genotyping-sales-specialis-1405412 <p>Location : US - Illinois - Chicago|US - Minnesota - Minneapolis|US - Missouri - St. Louis|US - Texas - Houston|US - Wisconsin - Madison|US - Wisconsin - Milwaukee : Job Description</p> <p>When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.</p> <p>How will you make an impact?</p> <p>The Genotyping Technical Sales Specialist (GT TSS) will concentrate on growing business across multiple genotyping platforms and customer segments (primarily focused on Axiom and AgriSeq product lines). The GT TSS will drive adoption of the company’s genotyping solutions in academic, industrial and pharmaceutical markets. The candidate will work closely with marketing and global business partners to properly resource and prioritize forecasted opportunities. The Genotyping Technical Sales Specialist will be responsible for attaining sales quota and developing high level relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs). As a member of a matrix organization, it is important to have good communication and alignment with the local district sales teams and business partners within Thermo Fisher.</p> <p>What will you do?</p> <ul> <li>Develop and manage an annual Territory Plan and quarterly business plans to meet or exceed financial targets in markets requiring a genotyping solution. Utilize product and application knowledge to successfully apply consultative and strategic selling.</li> <li>Understand customer goals, priorities and challenges to provide solutions best positioned to address needs.</li> <li>Focus on growth of the business by successful acquisition of new accounts, business, and key opinion leaders (KOLs).</li> <li>Consistently and accurately manage sales process including sales forecasting, pipeline management and sales tracking through the use of CRM system and other designated IT tools.</li> <li>Align with internal business partners and product management to find, drive and close sales and prioritize projects and resources.</li> <li>Develop and maintain deep current knowledge of our market space, products and buying practices required to effectively compete in the assigned territory.</li> <li>Provide market intelligence and information on competitor activities that influence tactical and strategic planning.</li> <li>Participate is process and operation improvement opportunities.</li> <li>Comply with company quality management systems, policies and procedures.</li> </ul> <p>How will you get there?</p> <ul> <li>Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related field; or the equivalent knowledge and experience. [A Master’s or PhD degree is desirable]</li> <li>Minimum 5-8 years of sales experience and successful track record in genomics (highly preferred).</li> <li>Must have scientific consulting acumen – demonstrates extensive knowledge of molecular biology techniques and genotyping technologies and applications. Understanding of how genotyping applications are used in drug discovery and clinical development, Direct to Consumer (DTC) markets, biobank studies, agricultural breeding, genomic selection.</li> <li>Experience selling to executive leadership (C-suite, VP’s R&D Directors).</li> <li>Accomplished consultative and strategic sales skills and excellent communication and presentation skills.</li> <li>Strong computer skills (CRM, MS Office Suite: MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, and internet)</li> <li>Located within the defined geography of the territory</li> <li>Expected 40-50% travel expected by car, train & airplane</li> <li>Valid driver’s license in good standing</li> </ul> <p>At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.co</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, disability, genetic information, military service, covered/protected veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class.</p> <p>If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.</p> <h2>FOLLOW US:</h2> <p>About Thermo Fisher Scientific</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.</p> <p>Premier Brands</p> <p>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status. Read More</p> <p>Philadelphia's Fair Chance Hiring Law Read More</p> <p>Disability Access If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please Click Here.</p> <p>Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws; Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 22:06 1405412 1405412 Scientist II, Manufacturing Sciences https://biobirds.com/job/scientist-ii-manufacturing-sciences-1410774 <p>Job Description</p> <p>When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.<strong>Location:</strong><strong>How will you make an impact?</strong>The Scientist II, Manufacturing Sciences will independently lead day to day operational centralized tasks for the development and improvement of DNA-based diagnostic reagents.<strong>What will you do? </strong></p> <ul> <li>Focus on auxiliary tasks to increase productivity and ensure that the production flow remains un-interrupted.</li> <li>Have a thorough understanding of the area they are supporting and optimize the workflow.</li> <li>Simultaneously manage and prioritize multiple projects and products across multiple functional groups while meeting target due dates with minimal supervision.</li> <li>Responsible for understanding and able to perform Scientist I job responsibilities.</li> <li>Design, create and/or provide experimental task to designated Scientist or self and be able to look at data and complete analysis using Fusion, Orchid, or equivalent software.</li> <li>Adapt, implement and train current and new Scientist I/II lab functions/procedures to other Scientists and provide guidance and support throughout projects and product builds. (SAP, Operate UV spectrophotometer, thermal cycler, agarose gel electrophoresis, UV image analyzer, Luminex 200, FlexMAP3D, high speed centrifuge and other hardware. Reconstitution, quantification, QC test, organization and maintenance of all raw materials such as oligonucleotides, ancillary reagents, and genomic DNAs, etc.)</li> <li>Monitor performance of equipment/machines/tools and manufacturing processes.</li> <li>Drive the day-to-day operations to maintain the workflow.</li> <li>Manage, plan, and design experimental methods with minimum supervision to achieve technical objectives as well as identify and solve problems with moderate complexity.</li> <li>Prepare accurate and timely reports to Scientist III/Management.</li> <li>If necessary, support their team as backup during supervisor absence.</li> <li>Manage, update and maintain required SOP’s and quality records of equipment maintenance, tests, analyses and other relevant data.</li> <li>Implement and execute Practical knowledge of PPI Business System/LEAN concepts including continuous improvement with minimum supervision</li> </ul> <p><strong>How will you get here?</strong></p> <ul> <li>Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Molecular Biology or related field required.</li> <li>Minimum of two (2) years of experience in a laboratory setting</li> <li>Good knowledge of related regulatory/industry considerations, compliance issues and/ or scientific discovery</li> <li>Has demonstrated leadership skills and abilities</li> <li>Be a self-starter with the ability to positively motivate others in a cooperative fashion</li> <li>Work independently to actively improve processes and procedures, as well as develop and implement solutions.</li> <li>Has good time management skills, with the ability to make decisions and complete work within deadlines</li> <li>Ability to exercise independent judgment in decision making and execution of duties with minimal supervision</li> <li>Collects and organizes data in an appropriate manner, including documenting all experiments in a laboratory notebook or appropriate documentation</li> <li>Excellent computer MSOffice skills, to input data and/or analysis</li> <li>Follow oral and written directions</li> <li>Read, understand and implement written laboratory procedures</li> </ul> <p><strong>Knowledge, Skills, Abilities</strong></p> <ul> <li>Ensure that safe laboratory procedures and protocols are followed at all times, especially in the application of universal precautions in handling of all blood and blood products</li> </ul> <p>At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. <em>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. </em></p> <p>If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.</p> <h2>FOLLOW US:</h2> <p>About Thermo Fisher Scientific</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.</p> <p>Premier Brands</p> <p>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status. Read More</p> <p>Philadelphia's Fair Chance Hiring Law Read More</p> <p>Disability Access If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please Click Here.</p> <p>Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws; Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 22:05 1410774 1410774 Senior Research Scientist https://biobirds.com/job/senior-research-scientist-1407914 <ul> <li>Full time</li> </ul> <p><u><b>Summary</b></u></p> <p>Seeking a highly motivated in vitro biologist with technical expertise and knowledge in cell, molecular and biochemistry methodologies in the academic or pharmaceutical industry setting. Experience in cell culture, nucleic acid purification (RNA/DNA), quantitative PCR (RT-qPCR) and protein detection methods (ELISA, Western) is required. The successful candidate will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and will be expected to design, execute and validate in vitro assays for assessment of new drug entities. Additional responsibilities include data collection, analysis (Excel, GraphPad Prism) and interpretation, as well as oral and written presentations of experimental findings. The individual will work with other team members to champion new drug-discovery ideas and conduct proof-of concept studies to advance projects. Additional experience with co-culturing techniques, multiplex bead based immunoassays (Luminex), in situ hybridization (RNAscope/View RNA), single cell westerns or flow cytometry methods is a plus.</p> <p><u><b>Requirements</b></u></p> <p>A BS or MS in molecular biology, biochemistry or related discipline with 2-10 years of post-graduate experience A research background in cardiovascular biology and cardiovascular disease pathology is desirable. Strong writing skills are required.</p> <h3>Working with Us</h3> <p>By fostering a culture of inclusion, we empower this 21st century workforce to achieve our company's mission of helping patients to prevail over serious diseases.</p> <h3>Explore Job Opportunities</h3> <p>A clear purpose. An inclusive culture. The chance to work at the top of your field. These are a few of the reasons Bristol-Myers Squibb is the right choice for your next career move.</p> <h3>Come Meet Our Team</h3> <p>Are you ready for a career where you make a profound difference? We invite you to visit us at one of our events to learn more.</p> <p>For US Applicants Only</p> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb endeavors to make this website accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact adastaffingsupport@bms.com. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.</p> <p>The Physician Payment Sunshine Act (Sunshine Act) requires Bristol-Myers Squibb to report any transfers of value, including payments made to reimburse interview-related expenses, for candidates who are US-licensed physicians. U.S. licensed Physicians covered by the Sunshine Act include Doctors of Medicine, Osteopathy, Dentistry, Dental Surgery, Podiatry, Optometry and Chiropractic Medicine who are licensed to practice medicine in the U.S. This information will be reported to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on an annual basis and CMS shall post submitted data on its public database. For more information, click here.</p> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. For our EEO Policy Statement, please click here. If you'd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here: EEO is the LAW and Supplemental Information.</p> <p>Follow Us</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 22:03 1407914 1407914 Senior Scientist Exploratory Immunology https://biobirds.com/job/senior-scientist-exploratory-immunology-1411454 <p>This website uses 'cookies' to give you the best, most relevant experience. Using this website means you’re Ok with this. You can change which cookies are set at any time - and find out more about them in our cookie policy.</p> <p>days alert frequency in every certain daysShare this Job</p> <p><strong>Your role:</strong></p> <p>We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Scientist to join the Exploratory Immunology team of EMD Serono located at our Billerica, MA state of the art research facility. The Senior Scientist will contribute to the discovery of drugs for treating autoimmune diseases. She/he will drive early drug discovery projects from target discovery and validation to advancing established programs to the clinic.</p> <p> </p> <p>The Senior Scientist will oversee a team of scientists that will develop and execute innovative approaches to propose new targets and therapeutic concepts. She/he will follow latest developments in the field and design and execute experiments based on protocols provided by the literature, seminars, or other scientists. In addition, the Senior Scientist will act as Discovery Project Team lead or member and apply scientific expertise to advance research projects. She/he will represent Immunology as a member of multi-disciplinary Discovery Project Teams and facilitate productive interactions with other functions outside of Immunology and stimulate cross-functional ideas for therapeutic approaches. The Senior Scientist will diligently document all research, prepare publications for scientific journals and give presentations at internal and external meetings.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Minimum Qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Bachelor’s degree in Immunology, Cell Biology or other related Scientific discipline with 3+ years’ experience in Immunology or Master’s degree in Immunology, Cell Biology or other related Scientific discipline</li> </ul> <p> </p> <ul> <li>Experience in pharmaceutical drug discovery particularly using therapeutic antibodies or small molecules</li> <li>Experience in mentoring and working in teams</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to lead and advance programs and/or projects</li> <li>Track record in autoimmune disease biology</li> <li>Experience in gene editing (CRISPR/Cas9, siRNA, shRNA)</li> <li>Experience with single cell RNA-seq</li> <li>Experience in phenotypic and/or high-throughput screening</li> <li>Background in bioinformatics and experience with analysis of complex omics datasets using R or Python</li> <li>Excellent interpersonal and written communications skills</li> <li>Desire and ability to work in a fast paced, cross-functional, flexible and team-oriented environment</li> </ul> <p>RSRSO</p> <p>Working time model:  full-time</p> <p><strong>US Disclosure</strong> The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.<strong>North America Disclosure</strong> The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.</p> <p><strong>Nearest Major Market: </strong>Boston</p> <h2>Sign in</h2> <p>We noticed that you are already a member of our Talent Community. Please enter your password to continue.</p> <h2>Sign in</h2> <p>We noticed that you are already a member of our Talent Community. Please enter your password to continue.</p> <h2>Account Verification</h2> <p>We noticed you have accounts in our “Talent Community" and “Application" systems. 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There’s a dynamic energy here, and we’re looking for the best of the best to be a part of it. We are seeking talented professionals excited to build new technology that advances scientific research while growing their career within a dynamic, supportive environment.</p> <p><strong>Director, Field Applications Scientist</strong></p> <p>The Field Applications Scientist Director is a leadership position within the Global Support Team, and has principal oversight duties for the District FAS managers and their teams. This role is under the mentorship of the VP of Global Support and Sales Operations, and will have overall responsibility for hiring, salary, promotion and focal review, and reporting.</p> <p><strong>Responsibilities</strong></p> <ul> <li>Participate in the leadership team for support, principally providing feedback on support strategies and planning.</li> <li>Participate in the leadership for the Global Commercial team, building and maintaining relationships across functions, districts and global regions.</li> <li>Work closely with the AMR Sales Director to manage escalations and team dynamics.</li> <li>Keep the FAS district teams appraised of the support strategies and activities.</li> <li>Oversight of recruitment and screening of candidates for FAS districts, with additional review activities across the Global Team to ensure team consistency.</li> <li>Mentor FAS mangers in leadership and facilitate continuous improvement of our support processes.  </li> <li>Audit and guide timely data capture for reporting purposes.</li> <li>Report field support trends and metric driven areas for improvement.</li> <li>Travel with FAS team members to directly understand and improve the 10x customer experience.</li> </ul> <p>Support:</p> <ul> <li>Create and maintain positive working relationships with customers.  Act as an escalation resource for FAS managers and team members for difficult situations or customers.</li> <li>Gather and deliver strategic and competitive customer feedback, communicating customer use cases beyond initial product scope to Marketing and Product Development teams.</li> <li>Develop and refine scalable field support processes consistent with the 10x support strategy.</li> <li>Develop staffing plans to support the 10x support strategy backed by metric rationalization.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Desired Skills and Background</strong></p> <ul> <li>Ph.D. or equivalent experience preferred; BA/BS with 5 years of experience, MS with 3 years of experience in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or Genetics considered.</li> <li>5 years lab experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, genomics or genetics.</li> <li>3 years of hands-on experience with NGS workflows and data analysis software and/or sorting cytometry and associated analysis software.</li> <li>8 years customer facing experience preferred.</li> <li>5 years of management experience preferred.</li> <li>Hands on proficiency with common molecular biology bench techniques; cell culture experience preferred.</li> <li>Broad knowledge of genomics, biochemistry. Single cell laboratory experience is considered a plus.</li> <li>Ability to work independently and as part of a matrix team towards corporate goals.</li> <li>Excellent organizational, analytical, and management skills</li> <li>Strong written and verbal communication skills.</li> <li>Familiarity with SFDC software. </li> <li>Must be willing to travel up to 80%.</li> <li>Located in the SF Bay Area, or willingness to re-locate preferred.</li> </ul> <p> </p> <p>Schipholweg 103,Södra Fiskartorpsvägen 15C, 2421, Cloud 9 International Plaza, No 1018 Changning Road,</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 20:19 1404226 1404226 Senior Scientist for Potency Assay https://biobirds.com/job/senior-scientist-for-potency-assay-1410633 <p>Please Enable Cookies to Continue Please enable cookies in your browser to experience all the personalized features of this site, including the ability to apply for a job.</p> <ul> <li>Job Locations US-PA-King of Prussia <dl> <dt>Job ID</dt> </dl> </li> </ul> <h2>Overview</h2> <p>WuXi Biologics (stock code: 2269.HK), a Hong Kong-listed company, is a leading global open-access biologics technology platform offering end-to-end solutions to empower organizations to discover, develop and manufacture biologics from concept to commercial manufacturing. Our company history and achievements demonstrate our commitment to providing a truly ONE-stop service offering and strong value proposition to our global clients. Searching for subject matter expert in potency assay, perform cell culture/banking, qPCR based potency assay, and testing samples train junior scientists in the King of Prussia potency lab and participate in local and regional technical transfer. </p> <p> </p> <h2>Responsibilities</h2> <p>• Perform cell culture, cell banking, sample testing, and equipment maintenance according to requirements of process development labs and ICH guidelines. • Perform assay fit for purpose of potency assay.• Document completed lab work and results promptly, clearly, and accurately.• Prepare presentations and written reports of experimental results and analyses and effectively communicate with internal stakeholders and client.• Write and revise analytical methods, testing protocols and reports, and other technical documents.• Assist in the lab set-up of the potency lab in King of Prussia, PA.• Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required.</p> <h2>Qualifications</h2> <p>• Must be familiar with qPCR and aseptic technique.• Knowledge and expertise in the following fields: Biochemistry and immunology principles and techniques, such as cell thawing, cell culture, cell-based assays, etc. • Experience with vaccines/viral testing and biosafety containment levels, preferably BSL-2• Demonstrates good understanding of potency assay in the biopharmaceutical/vaccine industry.• Experience in a Contract Research Organization (CRO) or Contract Manufacturing Organization (CMO) is preferred, but not required. • Limited international travel required• Excellent communications skills (verbal, written, and presentation skills). • Good computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.• Good technical writing skills• Must be able to wear appropriate PPE• Critical thinking, scientific reasoning, and problem solving skills• Adapt to changing priorities</p> <p>Share on your newsfeed</p> <h2>Need help finding the right job?</h2> <p>We can recommend jobs specifically for you! An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability Click here to get started. An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 18:34 1410633 1410633 Antibody QC Lead Job in Carlsbad, CA https://biobirds.com/job/antibody-qc-lead-job-in-carlsbad-ca-1408655 <p><b><b>Requisition ID:</b></b></p> <p>When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.</p> <p><b><b>Location/Division Specific Information</b></b></p> <p><b><b>How will you make an impact?</b></b></p> <p>Reporting to the manager of Antibodies, the Manufacturing Lead is a critical component for influencing and motivating direct reports to take on new challenges and realize their full potential, and ultimately facilitate a positive and engaging work environment. This individual will have the ability to manage career development plans, and leverage cross-functional relationships to realize department objectives in alignment with organization goals set.</p> <p><b><b>What will you do? </b></b></p> <p>The successful candidate demonstrates a sense of urgency, contagious optimism and a “can do” attitude. They lead by example and hold themselves and others accountable, while maintaining productive and professional relationships within the team. The Manufacturing Lead is responsible for managing the Ab QC team with responsibility for safety, quality, cost, compliance, and human resource development. The primary responsibilities are as follows:</p> <ul> <li>Promotes and facilitates the safest working environment for all employees</li> <li>Effectively manages laboratory personnel including resolution of technical issues, and initiates investigations into process failures, product failures, and safety incidents. Identifies and implements appropriate corrective and preventive actions</li> <li>Ensures proper staffing and training for Ab QC team to efficiently meet customer demand</li> <li>Performs full performance evaluations for direct reports</li> <li>Drives Practical Process Improvements (PPI) with a high level of team member involvement and engagement, and utilizes lean methodologies to realize process efficiencies</li> <li>Effectively reviews metrics to benchmark and drive team performance</li> <li>Works with team members and planning/purchasing teams to develop and execute a manufacturing schedule to meet customer demands</li> <li>Participates in internal and external audits, responds to audit observations and identifies and implements appropriate corrective and preventive actions</li> <li>Works with Tech Ops, R&D, and product realization teams to facilitate the introduction of new testing methods into manufacturing</li> <li>Recommends and coordinates measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product</li> <li>Supports career development plans for direct reports</li> <li>Creates and manages to an operational budget, including compensation, benefits, supplies, and equipment maintenance.</li> <li>Effectively communicates barriers or issues and obtains needed support for resolution</li> </ul> <p><b><b>How will you get here?</b></b></p> <p><b><b>Education</b></b></p> <ul> <li>Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline, 3+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory, experience in a leadership role a plus</li> </ul> <p>-OR-</p> <p>Master’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline, 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory, experience in a leadership role a plus</p> <p><b><b>Experience</b></b></p> <ul> <li>1+ years of experience in ISO or cGMP regulated manufacturing environment</li> <li>Must demonstrate strong leadership abilities with capability to leverage diverse resources, respond quickly, understand impact of changes and decisions, facilitate agreement, build collaborative relationships and understand internal and external customer needs</li> <li>ERP system knowledge and a basic understanding of cost accounting/standard manufacturing financials</li> <li>Experience with Practical Process Improvement (PPI) Systems and Tools (or similar Continuous Improvement and Lean Systems)</li> <li>Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Software</li> <li>Excellent oral and written communication skills</li> <li>Must be able to work with numerous departments and varying levels of employees.</li> <li>Requires extensive knowledge of manufacturing processes and inter-departmental responsibilities.</li> <li>Must ensure all team members work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials</li> <li>Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed</li> </ul> <p><b><b>Knowledge, Skills, Abilities</b></b></p> <ul> <li>Is energized working in a fast-paced environment</li> <li>Consistent, dependable and accurate in carrying out responsibilities</li> <li>Displays positive attitude toward job and others</li> <li>Results oriented and data driven</li> <li>Greets challenge and change as opportunity</li> <li>Is curious, inquisitive, innovative, never satisfied with the status quo</li> <li>Has strong project management skills</li> <li>Proactive approach that anticipates needs and problems while creating solutions</li> </ul> <p>At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.</p> <p>If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.</p> <h2>FOLLOW US:</h2> <p>About Thermo Fisher Scientific</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.</p> <p>Premier Brands</p> <p>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status. Read More</p> <p>Philadelphia's Fair Chance Hiring Law Read More</p> <p>Disability Access If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please Click Here.</p> <p>Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws; Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 18:31 1408655 1408655 Bilingual Field Service Technical Support https://biobirds.com/job/bilingual-field-service-technical-support-1406056 <p>: Job Description</p> <p>The Field Service Technical Support will be responsible for providing customer’s laboratory instrument repairs, upgrades, troubleshooting, installation, and preventative maintenance in the field and onsite. The Field Service Technical Support will have the responsibility to cover the entire Canadian market and provide field and phone support as required.</p> <p><b>What will you do?</b></p> <ul> <li>Ensure compliance with Canadian Regulatory requirements and quality control standards for all in-service instrumentation</li> <li>Manage scheduled and unscheduled customer visits for instruments service</li> <li>Maintain courteous, and knowledgeable communication with customer to ensure alignment of all aspects of the service event (status, cost, scheduling, etc.)</li> <li>Responsible for maintaining inventory and administrative records in a timely manner</li> <li>Documents repair/resolution of customer calls in SAP system and escalates issues to management as needed.</li> <li>Assist in the development and improvement of service processes and information</li> <li>Collaborate with other divisional Field Service, Technical Support, and Quality staff in problem resolution</li> <li>Provide account status and service visit reports to the manager</li> <li>Manage and troubleshoot technical issues with hardware, firmware and software</li> <li>Must be proactive in resolving instrument issues before they become chronic by determining a root cause and course of action</li> <li>Remain current on equipment/tools through appropriate training, manuals, technical bulletins and other relevant materials</li> <li>Ensure proper communication and/or documentation for product complaints per SOPs</li> <li>Comply with local management policies for access to facilities</li> </ul> <p>In addition, other duties may be assigned as the business need warrants.</p> <p><b>How will you get there?</b></p> <p>To perform this job successfully, you must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the basic knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.</p> <p><b>Education:</b></p> <p>Must have technology degree (3 year) in electronics, engineering, biomedical engineering technology or other applicable field of study from an accredited institution</p> <p><b>Qualifications:</b></p> <ul> <li>Must be able to understand and interpret schematic and wiring diagrams</li> <li>Must be able to understand and implement written and verbal tests, inspection and maintenance SOPs</li> <li>Ability to manage and assist in conducting customer technical training, support and repair of laboratory equipment</li> <li>Understanding of proper use and operation of electrical and electronic testing instruments</li> <li>Ability to interface with internal and/or external customers</li> <li>Excellent time management and solid computer skills</li> <li>Must be able to follow instructions over the phone and perform procedures as assigned</li> <li>Ability to adjust priorities based on workload demands</li> <li>Able to troubleshoot complex technical issues with hardware, firmware and software</li> <li>Must be able to navigate, comply with, and follow CSA requirements</li> <li>Possess a valid Driver’s License and maintain a clean driving record</li> </ul> <p><b>Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria: </b></p> <ul> <li>Must be bilingual - English and French</li> <li>Must be able to travel between 30-50% within Canada. Overnight stays between 1-3 nights a week, if required</li> <li>May be required to travel internationally (UK and USA) for training purposes</li> <li>May be required to travel to customer sites with as little as 24 hours notice</li> <li>Must be able to take occasional on-call weekends</li> <li>Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis</li> </ul> <p><b>Preferred Assets: </b></p> <ul> <li>Familiarity with ISO 9000 & 13485 standards would be an asset</li> <li>Knowledge of inventory and procurement systems is an asset</li> <li>Working knowledge of WHMIS and/or microbiology handling techniques is an asset</li> </ul> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific  is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the principle of diversity and is particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.</p> <h2>FOLLOW US:</h2> <p>About Thermo Fisher Scientific</p> <p>Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $24 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands - Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services - we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.</p> <p>Premier Brands</p> <p>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status. Read More</p> <p>Philadelphia's Fair Chance Hiring Law Read More</p> <p>Disability Access If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please Click Here.</p> <p>Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws; Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA); Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 18:28 1406056 1406056 Site Senior Director of Operations, Manati Job in Manati, Puerto Rico | Bristol-Myers Squibb https://biobirds.com/job/site-senior-director-of-operations-manati-job-in-manati-puerto-rico-bristol-myers-squibb-1411006 <p>Manufacturing/Ops</p> <ul> <li>Full time</li> <li>10/17/2019 10:03:32 AM</li> </ul> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.</p> <p> </p> <p>Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.</p> <p>**This is a potential expected high level need in Puerto Rico.  The requisition is not open yet but should be soon. Parenteral or Sterile drug product experience is a MUST**  </p> <p>Oversees Manatí Manufacturing Operations including the entire Parenteral Manufacturing areas (Parenteral Vial, Parenteral Syringe, Par Lyo areas), Non Sterile areas including Inspection Operations, Packaging Operations, Packaging Technology Medical Devices, Oral Solid Dose Operations and Manufacturing Process Improvement area. Maintains a production schedule that meets customer needs in compliance with company policies, cGMP’s and all applicable regulatory compliance requirements.  Provides leadership and direction to all Manati Manufacturing product portfolio and is the key driver and contact point for all of the Manati Manufacturing Operations strategic initiatives and projects.  The incumbent must comply with all Security guidelines, Environmental Health and Safety regulations and the current Good Manufacturing Practices required by the job function.  </p> <p><b>MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:</b>     </p> <p>1. Defines the strategy for manufacturing areas to ensure efficient and compliant operations. 2. Manages effectively the Drug Operations people and budget resources to achieve plant objectives.</p> <p>3. Complies with all planning requirements and supply chain needs for commercial and clinical products.</p> <p>4. Provides management and technical support to high volume production lines for the successful execution of Manati business plan and strategy.</p> <p>5. Ensures that area equipment is well maintained, including but not limited to calibrations and preventive maintenances, in order to achieve optimal operational performance while maintaining regulatory and compliance requirements.</p> <p>6. Partners with MT, Engineering and PMO to achieve sterile strategic growth product projects milestones.    </p> <p>7. Supports the Risk Management initiative and proper in-process controls.    </p> <p>8. Supports all technology transfer activities, equipment qualification, process validation, troubleshooting clinical lots production, and process optimization by providing the necessary resources and process expertise.    </p> <p>9. Supports Productivity initiative programs by identifying efficiencies in the Operational areas and providing resources to support Productivity teams.</p> <p>10. Embraces and champions OpEx tools to improve yields, efficiency and costs.</p> <p>11. Drives the operational performance of the Manufacturing section by developing and retaining a robust talent pool which consistently delivers on site metrics, critical capabilities and Operations Strategy and Operating Plan.</p> <p>12. Provides full support to production scheduling by assuring the coordination of the manufacturing Leaders with the area Planner to organize and comply with daily production goals. </p> <p>13. Ensures and enforces quality control mechanisms for process control and area regulatory compliance.    </p> <p>14.Ensures optimal training to develop the abilities, knowledge and skills needed to monitor and improve adequate Quality standards.</p> <p>15. Establishes and communicates area performance monitoring metrics for process, cost and quality control.</p> <p>16. Participates as a key contact of the parenteral and non-sterile operations in internal and external audits.</p> <p>17. Supports / resolves area safety and security issues.</p> <p>18.Ensures the creation and revision of SOP’s, WFP’s special test protocols and procedures to assure compliance with cGMP’s, Company policies / procedures and documentation practices.</p> <p>19. Manages area regulatory affair reports, customer complaints, and area exception reports (e.g., Quality Investigation Reports, Quality Complimentary Reports, Change Request Forms, etc.).20. Provides the necessary resources to audit manufacturing process records of the daily production as well as other daily paperwork and support processes.</p> <p>21. Participates in the preparation of the budget for the production related accounts for manufacturing area and; manages effectively the area budget by evaluation of monthly expenses (variable and fixed) in order to achieve plant and area budget goals, and takes action proactively as required.</p> <p>22. Provides direction to the Manufacturing Alignment Team and leads the Investigation Management Process for critical deviation events as well as the systematic approach to reduction of Quality events for the Manufacturing  areas.</p> <p>23. Generates and completes personnel requisition forms as required by the manufacturing workload.</p> <p>24.Maintains control of all environmental issues in manufacturing areas. Ensures the compliance with federal and local regulatory agencies (e.g., OSHA, EPA, FDA, DEA, etc.)</p> <p>25. Assures the correct handling of hazardous waste, as required Performs as back up in the absence of the General Manager.</p> <p>26. Promotes and model the BMS Core Behaviors and Culture of Excellence, facilitating teamwork, providing coaching and feedback, as needed.</p> <p>27. Performs as back up to General Manager.</p> <p>28. Promotes and models the BMS Core Behaviors and Culture of Excellence, facilitating teamwork, providing coaching and feedback as needed</p> <p><b>KNOWLEDGE/SKILL</b></p> <ul> <li>Ten (10) years experience in a Parenteral Manufacturing and Lyophilization process supervisory / managerial position.</li> <li>Thorough knowledge of cGMPS’s and Federal and State regulatory requirements.</li> <li>In depth understanding of the Parenteral Aseptic Processes (Compounding, Filling and Lyophilization).</li> <li>Competent knowledge in Isolation technology equipment, operation and applicable regulations.</li> <li>Demonstrated experience in OSD and packaging technologies.</li> <li>Proficiency in product transfer process, root cause analysis and new product development process.</li> <li>Demonstrated knowledge of product standards and budget control.</li> <li>Significant track record of Operations accomplishments within manufacturing arena.</li> <li>Strategic critical mindset to help solve potential operational and / or compliance problems that could interrupt product supply to the market.</li> <li>Strong people skills (communicates directly and assertively, providing prompt feedback and coaching to correct and improve performance related issues).</li> <li>Experience in writing technical reports and T&E’s, executive summary type presentations to senior management and technically detailed presentations to specialized technical groups such as Technical Services, Supply Chain, Engineering and QC/QA.</li> </ul> <p><b>​</b></p> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.</p> <h3>Working with Us</h3> <p>By fostering a culture of inclusion, we empower this 21st century workforce to achieve our company's mission of helping patients to prevail over serious diseases.</p> <h3>Explore Job Opportunities</h3> <p>A clear purpose. An inclusive culture. The chance to work at the top of your field. These are a few of the reasons Bristol-Myers Squibb is the right choice for your next career move.</p> <h3>Come Meet Our Team</h3> <p>Are you ready for a career where you make a profound difference? We invite you to visit us at one of our events to learn more.</p> <p>For US Applicants Only</p> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb endeavors to make this website accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact adastaffingsupport@bms.com. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.</p> <p>The Physician Payment Sunshine Act (Sunshine Act) requires Bristol-Myers Squibb to report any transfers of value, including payments made to reimburse interview-related expenses, for candidates who are US-licensed physicians. U.S. licensed Physicians covered by the Sunshine Act include Doctors of Medicine, Osteopathy, Dentistry, Dental Surgery, Podiatry, Optometry and Chiropractic Medicine who are licensed to practice medicine in the U.S. This information will be reported to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on an annual basis and CMS shall post submitted data on its public database. For more information, click here.</p> <p>Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. For our EEO Policy Statement, please click here. If you'd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here: EEO is the LAW and Supplemental Information.</p> <p>Follow Us</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 18:22 1411006 1411006 Scientist ll (method development) https://biobirds.com/job/scientist-ll-method-development-1410632 <p>Scientist ll</p> <p>At ICON, it's our people that set us apart.</p> <p>As a global provider of drug development solutions, our work is serious business. But that doesn't mean you can't have fun while you do it. With our vision to be the partner of choice in drug development, we hire only the best and brightest in the industry. Are you one of them?</p> <p>This person may be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day activities of the analytical laboratory including responsibility for performing assays on biological samples from pre-clinical and clinical trials for pharmaceutical and biotechnology projects or performing assays on characterization of APls and raw materials. Responsible for ensuring that all analytical data reported are reliable.</p> <p>The Role</p> <p>Recognize, exemplify and adhere to ICON's values which centers around our commitment to People, Clients and Performance</p> <p>As a member of staff, the employee is expected to embrace and contribute to our culture of process improvement with a focus on streamlining our processes adding value to our business and meeting client needs.</p> <p>Must make and document scientific observations and identify and solve problems in experimental designs independently</p> <p>Keeps manager and Project Leaders informed of study status, technical problems and other issues which impact the laboratory</p> <p>Independently interprets data to solve practical problems and isolate variables in situations where troubleshooting problematic assays or unanticipated failures is required and proposes next steps including implementation of effective CAPA.</p> <p>Advises and supports more junior scientists and the laboratory managers and project leaders when deviations or factors at may affect quality, accuracy and usefulness of the data occurs.</p> <p>The desire and ability to document results of test samples that include performing statistical analyses, identifying repeats or next trier analysis needs based on SOPs and other guiding documents.</p> <p>Document all work and results accurately, completely and in compliance with GXP regulations and SOPs.</p> <p>Plans daily, weekly and monthly activities based on goals and timelines established by supervisor for scheduled projects</p> <p>Work in compliance with Study Plans and validation plans.</p> <p>Generate high quality analytical results.</p> <p>Designs, directs and participates in equipment (and software) validations/calibration/maintenance as necessary</p> <p>Participates in internal seminars and poster sessions, and local and regional scientific meetings in own field as necessary to continue professional development and to distribute such knowledge to colleagues</p> <p>Assist in training new staff members in performance of routine lab tasks, methods and instruments</p> <p>Develops and mentors less experience lab members - encourages growth and provides regular performance feedback to staff and management</p> <p>Responsible for participating in the design, execution and review of the on-boarding and training process</p> <p>What you need</p> <p>To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.</p> <p>Good verbal and written communication skills</p> <p>Ability to work independently on routine analysis.</p> <p>Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Power Point).</p> <p>Ability to undertake tasks with minimal supervision.</p> <p>Good organizational skills and record keeping ability.</p> <p>Strong attention to detail</p> <p>Minimum 3 years lab based biotechnology/biology/chemistry/biochemistry experience</p> <p>Bachelor's degree in scientific discipline or local equivalent is preferred</p> <p>Why join us?</p> <p>Ongoing development is vital to us, and as a Scientist ll you will have the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to enhance your skill set. Our benefits package is competitive, our scope is international and we genuinely care about our people and their success.</p> <p>ICON is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.</p> <p>EOE race/color/religion/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/vet/national origin</p> Sun, 10/20/2019 - 17:15 1410632 1410632