New England Biolabs, Inc.
Production Technician, Downstream Protein Manufacturing (R&D)
New England Biolabs (NEB) is seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual for a downstream protein manufacturing role as a Production Technician in a laboratory equipped with cutting edge technologies. The successful candidate will help execute downstream processes while performing in-process analytical assay work. This role requires working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment to provide the highest quality products to the scientific community.
Operate purification equipment at small/pilot scale using the GE AKTA platform including AKTA PURE, Pilot, Process, as well as Tangential Flow Filtration and Inline Buffer Dilution Skids.
Perform numerous in process enzymatic and DNA assays required during the purification process.
Ensure that manufacturing processes are performed according to applicable SOPs using qualified equipment.
Maintain accurate records and generate reports as required.
Maintain a clean working environment.
Perform other related duties as needed.
Required Qualifications and Experience:
BS degree in microbiology, biochemistry, chemical engineering or related field.
Hands-on experience working in a laboratory environment.
Familiarity with techniques such as SDS PAGE, restriction digestion, capillary electrophoresis-based RNA, DNA and protein assays.
Ability to multi-task, be flexible, and to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Exceptional attention to detail and passion for problem-solving.
Excellent interpersonal skills, with a demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Preferred Qualifications and Experience:
1-3 years of industrial experience.
Familiarity with AKTA platform and chromatography techniques including IEX, HIC, SEC, Affinity, and multi-modal.
Experience working with SAP.
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