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Discovery & Pre-Clinical/Clinical Development

Scientist, Process Analytical Sciences

  • Job Title Scientist, Process Analytical Sciences
  • Function Discovery & Pre-Clinical/Clinical Development
  • Sub Function Biotherapeutics R&D
  • Category Scientist, Biotherapeutics R&D (ST4 & E24)
  • Location Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Date Posted
  • Requisition Number 2406188433W
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Johnson & Johnson is currently seeking a Scientist, Process Analytical Sciences located in Malvern PA.

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The Therapeutics Development & Supply (TDS) organization is responsible for the development, clinical supply, marketed product support, and life cycle management of Biotherapeutics. Within TDS, the Analytical Development (AD) group supports method development and validation, release, and stability analysis. The Process Analytical group within AD is seeking an Scientist to provide analytical bioassay testing for early and late-stage development samples to support the protein, cell and gene therapy portfolios.

The successful candidate will be responsible for non-GMP and GMP analytical testing and data review as well as participating in method qualifications and validations.


  • Conduct Bioassay testing to support the protein, cell and gene therapy portfolios and perform data review according to GXPs, SOPs, and Protocols.
  • Plan, conduct, and advise on analytical characterization of development projects, support method development, qualification, validation, and transfer activities.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills; act as liaison and point of contact for local teams and global operations; serve as representative on cross-functional teams.
  • Engage in a dynamic team environment and provide mentorship and training to scientific staff.
  • Exhibit strong technical, writing, and organizational skills combined with great attention to detail to ensure adherence to department and industry regulatory standards.
  • Address complex problems through data analysis requiring strong process knowledge and in-depth evaluation of multiple variables; utilize project metrics and lessons learned to improve business results and product launch processes in the region.
  • Support lab operations and quality investigations as needed.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related subject area, with a minimum of 2 or more years of related laboratory experience is required. Master’s degree with 1 or more years of related laboratory experience is preferred.
  • Experience with combination of some of the following techniques, including Flow Cytometry, cell-based potency assays, qPCR, ELISA, or plate-based biochemical assays is required.
  • Experience working in a cGMP environment is preferred.
  • Experience with electronic laboratory notebook, programming, database structures, data trending, and forecasting is preferred.
  • Excellence in bioassay troubleshooting and routine instrument maintenance is preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (written and oral) and the ability to work in a cross-functional customer-focused environment is preferred.
  • Ability to work with limited guidance to plan, execute, and follow through with studies is preferred.
  • This position is located in Malvern, PA and may require up to 10% domestic or international travel.

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