AbbVie Senior Biotechnologist (CS/ downstream) in Singapore, Singapore

Senior Biotechnologist (CS/ downstream)

Singapore, Central Singapore, Singapore

Manufacturing & Operations

Requisition #1805097

  • To perform functions associated with cGMP manufacturing operations within the biologics production facility, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of parts, components and final materials

  • Use sophisticated programs (such as LIMS, SAP, automated control systems, etc.) to collect and evaluate operating data, which can be used to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments or equipment and determine and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process

  • Responsible for Cell culture (from vial thaw to production scale), Buffer/ media preparation, column chromatography, tangential flow filtration and sampling of in process and raw materials.

  • Work on shifts or be on call to ensure quick resolution of any issues that surface during campaigns, if required

  • Normally follows established procedures on routine work, requires instructions only on new assignments

  • Degree or Diploma in Science, Chemical Engineering or equivalent

  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in the specific area

  • As a highly skilled specialist, contributes to the development of concepts and techniques.

  • Completes complex tasks in creative and effective ways.

  • Consistently works on complex assignments requiring independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.

  • Makes recommendations for new procedures.

  • Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.

  • Shift work is required.

  • To be based in Tuas.