GROUP LEADER / SR. MANAGER POTENCY BIOASSAYS

Looking to leverage your experience in product development to the next level? Our client, a global biologics company in SoCal, is looking for a talented, experienced scientist as part of a new, dynamic team to lead bioassay activities. This is your opportunity to provide input into strategy, planning, development, and the execution of assays. Hands-on experience with development and validation of in-vitro potency assays is required. Additional familiarity with in vivo potency correlation studies is preferred. This new team at a small R&D site has the advantages of a close-knit team backed by global company resources. Excellent career development opportunities! Join now and be instrumental in building the team.

  • Lead and develop/optimize cell-based assays for lot release and characterization
  • Assess antigen-specific potency of candidates (directly or from animal models’ immune response). 
  • Develop new assay platforms
  • Supervise BS/MS/PhDs

Requirements

  • Ph.D. degree with 5-7 years of industry experience in immunology, virology, cell biology, or related field
  • Vaccine experience highly desirable
  • Extensive hands-on experience with developing cell-based potency assays
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • Experience in viral plaque, immune-plaque, and TCID50 assays (qualification/validation)
  • Reporter gene assay engineering experience
  • GxP experience in a CMC group in analytical method development
  • Experience with in vitro and in vivo study designs statistical analysis

To apply for this position, confidentially email us here.