Janssen Research & Development, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a BioTherapeutics Development and Supply (BTDS) Co-op (Bioreactor Intensification) to be based in Malvern, PA. The duration of the co-op is January-July 2023. Janssen Research & Development develops treatments that improve the health and lifestyles of people worldwide. Research and development areas encompass novel targets in neurologic disorders, gastroenterology, oncology, infectious disease, diabetes, hematology, metabolic disorders, immunologic disorders, and reproductive medicine.
The Co-op will support the API-Proteins group within the BTDS organization, a part of Janssen Research & Development. The BTDS organization is responsible for the development of technology used in the large-scale manufacture of pharmaceutical products including active pharmaceutical ingredients, formulations, analytical methods, and devices to enable patient dosing of these pharmaceuticals. This work will contribute towards developing intensified upstream processes through better understanding of cell metabolism, mitigations of mAb disulfide bond reduction and mAb color.
In support of the new platform intensification efforts, the Biotherapeutics Development Co-op will be responsible for:
• Managing the collection of continuous redox monitoring data from upstream processes across multiple programs
• Developing assays for intracellular redox measurement and collecting intracellular redox measurements
• Interrogating large datasets using multi-variate analysis to identify opportunities for upstream process improvement
• Collecting and performing statistical analysis on small scale media prep data for new hydrations
• Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited college throughout the duration of the co-op.
• Completion of a minimum of three years towards a BS or pursuing a MS or PhD in Chemical, Biological or Biochemical Engineering; or related science or engineering disciplines is required.
• Previous co-op or internship experience is preferred.
• Student must be available from January - July 2023 and have the ability to work full-time during that time.
• Extensive PC based skills, including Microsoft Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint is required. Experience with statistical programs (JMP, Minitab, etc.), multivariate analysis programs (e.g. SIMCA), and/or mathematical programming (e.g. MatLab) is preferred. Minimum 3.2 GPA is preferred. Local travel may be required.
• Students must be able to provide their own transportation to/from their work location.
• Students must be legally authorized to work in the United States and not require future sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H1-B status) now or in the future.
• Candidates must be detail-oriented, highly organized, able to manage multiple tasks, and a strong written and verbal communicator.
• Candidates must have the ability to work individually (independently) as well as on a team.
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