Sr. Scientist I - Bioproduction

Overview

FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific, Inc., is a worldwide leader in the innovation and manufacture of cell culture media, reagents, and medical devices for researchers and clinicians. The company provides unrivaled service and quality to scientists working in biopharmaceuticals, cell therapy, and regenerative medicine, assisted reproductive technology and cytogenetics, and industrial cell culture for the large-scale production of biotherapeutics and vaccines. FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific adheres to both ISO and FDA regulations and operates dual cGMP manufacturing facilities in California, USA, and Tokyo, Japan. The company’s consultative philosophy combined with expertise in cell culture and compliance provides customers with unique capabilities and support. For over 50 years, FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific has remained uniquely flexible and focused on media while becoming a strategic global leader in media products and services.  FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific, Inc. is a subsidiary of FUJIFILM Holdings America Corporation reporting to FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation.

We are hiring for a Senior Scientist I – Bioproduction. The Senior Scientist conducts research leading to the development of new products and improvement of products. In addition, this person will conduct activities relating to cell biology, product development, technical product support, and process improvements.

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Responsibilities:

  • Plan, design, and conduct experiments related to the development of new products/technologies, customer projects, or improvement of existing products
  • Plan, design, and conduct experiments for the characterization of antibodies and therapeutic proteins
  • Support marketing and new products through data acquisition, preparation of presentations, publications, collaborative studies, interactions with key customers and as a participant in conferences
  • Support customer facing projects through data analysis and preparing presentations
  • Contribute to the generation of new project/product ideas
  • Learn, maintain and advance expertise in areas relevant to company’s products and strategic goals

Experience/ Education:

  • MS with minimum 8 years relevant work experience or Ph.D. with minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in Life Science, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, or related science
  • Minimum 2-8 years of relevant experience, with emphasis in biochemistry and cell biology
  • Extensive mammalian cell culture experience required
  • Solid scientific and technical knowledge in metabolic pathways, general chemistry, and cell biology
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Customer-facing experience
  • Understanding and knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts of laboratory instrumentation in cell biology
  • Proficient computer and statistical skills
  • Some knowledge of cell culture medium components and cell culture media development a plus
  • Collaborative team player
  • Superb organizational skills

FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of FUJIFILM about this requisition. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at FUJIFILM via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of FUJIFILM, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by FUJIFILM for this requisition and a valid agreement with FUJIFILM is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the FUJIFILM agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Santa Ana, CA 92725, US