Danaher Corporation Principal R&D Engineer - Integrated Continous Bioprocessing in Westborough, Massachusetts

Danaher Company Description

Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.

Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.

Pall Industrial serves a diverse range of customers in the microelectronics, aerospace, fuels, petrochemical, chemical, automotive, and power generation industries. Pall is a key supplier to the innovative and demanding semiconductor and consumer electronics industries, and provides filtration products used in critical applications on commercial and military aerospace vehicles. Pall products are key to the reliability of industrial equipment. Pall’s engineered solutions help municipal and industrial customers address mounting water quality, scarcity and demand issues, and help energy companies maximize production and develop commercially successful next generation fuels.

Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.

To learn more about Pall, please visitwww.pall.com/green.


Position Summary:

The Principal R&D Engineer will be mainly responsible for leading all activities related to integrated continuous bioprocessing (ICB) for monoclonal antibodies, recombinant proteins, viral vaccines and viral vectors for gene and cell therapy:

Connection upstream-downstream

Automated process control of ICB

ICB process modelling

Application data generation

The principal R&D Engineer will also actively participate in new product developments related to continuous bioprocessing

SME for definition of new product specifications

Prototype performance map and competition benchmarking studies

Prototype alpha/beta site testing

Primary Responsibilities:

Manage projects related to the ICB applications (35%).

Lead evaluation studies of existing and new technologies/products for ICB (25%).

Ensure full integration of automated continuous upstream and downstream operations (20%).

Collaborate with internal/external partners for the evaluation of Pall new technologies for ICB (15%).

Present at conferences and customers (5%)

Experience in downstream processing operations in both batch and continuous modes.

Have a good understanding of mammalian cell culture process development in fed batch and perfusion modes.

should also be trained and experienced in project management.

Skills and Knowledge:

Detail oriented and well organized

Excellent problem solving skills

Handles tight timelines effectively, excellent at prioritizing

Good oral and written communication skills

Excellent team player

Comply with legal requirements by adherence to requirements of existing and new regulations and legislation.

Ensure a safe and healthy environment by complying with all company safety policies and procedures.


PhD in biochemical engineering, cell biology, biochemistry or other related discipline with >8 years of industrial experience in downstream processing process development

Pall Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, military or protected veteran status or marital status.

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Pall
Job Function: Engineering
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-MA-Westborough
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: BIO000571