Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc Fermentation Development, Senior Scientist in Saint Paul, Minnesota
JOB DESCRIPTION: Rebiotix Inc, part of the Ferring Pharmaceuticals Group, is a late-stage clinical microbiome company focused on HARNESSING THE POWER OF THE HUMAN MICROBIOME to revolutionize the treatment of debilitating diseases. Located in Roseville, Minnesota, our goal is to IMPROVE THE LIVES OF PATIENTS and reduce the cost of care associated with complex diseases through our INNOVATIVE MICROBIOTA-BASED MRT DRUG PLATFORM. We are a passionate team of scientists, engineers, and clinical researchers motivated by the opportunity to blaze new trails and create new technologies for today s medical needs. We are looking for like-minded get-it-done individuals to add to our growing team. SUMMARY: The job is focused on planning, solving and presenting pharmaceutical development work with minimum guidance from supervisor. RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performing pharmaceutical fermentation development work. * Arrange, evaluate, present and defend results to Director. * Support managing and coordinating activities at contract manufacturers and contract laboratories/collaborators. * Participate in technology transfer * Presenting and defending project results both internally and externally * Work according to safety and applicable quality regulations/guidelines (SOP s) * Writing study protocols, reports and regulatory documents, and writing and reviewing SOPs * Initiating and introducing new scientific knowledge into the area and keeping an updated scientific and regulatory knowledge in defined fields REQUIREMENTS: MS OR PHD IN MICROBIOLOGY, CELL BIOLOGY OTHER RELATED FIELDS WITH 5-8 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE; BS WITH 8-10 YEARS OF APPLICABLE EXPERIENCE * Minimum 2-4 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry * Proven skills in fermentation development * Proven scientific skill and ability to do independent scientific work with no guidance * Proven skills in QbD and experimental design * Must have experience in the pharmaceutical GXP regulated work We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. LOCATION: Minnesota Employer's Job# R0014717 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.