Danaher Corporation Sr. Purification Scientist 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.
The position has the responsibility for development of purification processes for virus production. The individual will be focusing on purification activities in the laboratory, developing processes from material produced in bench-top bioreactors through a rigorous scientific / engineering approach. The candidate ideally has experience in bioprocessing, and more specifically, with bioreactor viral vector production processes This individual must be competent in the analysis and interpretation of data, and will ideally have experience with plate-based, and/or qPCR assays. Primary Responsibilities: Planning and execution of experiments for Pall downstream process development services including, depth filtration, chromatography, TFF testing along with some of the analytics Prepare project summaries, by combining all data from a specific project from multiple individuals. Help with administrative functions for this project – preparation of report drafts, budget tracking, draft proposals Plan and execute experiments for DSP, analyze data Do some of the required analytic assays, possibly including gels, ELISA, qPCR Analyze project results and summarize for discussion with team. Make recommendations for further optimization Help with administrative functions for this project – organize meets, help prepare reporting docs for MIT, etc. Skills and Knowledge: Experience with purification of viral particles (gene therapy and/or vaccine fields) A good understanding of protein purification mechanisms and basic protein analysis tool (gels, ELISA) Prior experience compiling information into technical reports Ability to solve moderately complex issues independently Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills Multi-tasker with good organizational skills Ability to communicate effectively Strong team oriented work style Self-starter w/ ability to execute technical tasks and projects with minimal supervision Computer literate (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) Adequately record, analyze and document analytical data Reproducibly follow established procedures and critically analyze data using statistical tools. Work effectively with cross-functional groups. Hands-on and productive in the laboratory. Well organized
Qualifications: Bachelors in biological science / chemical engineering or related discipine 6 years of experience in protein purification or MS in biology / chem engineering & 4 years of experience in protein purification
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 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% 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.
Job Function: Science
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-MA-Westborough
Req ID: BIO000569