Head of Single Use Chromatography R&D

Posted 08 Feb 2019

Burlington, Ontario - Canada

Req Id 188079


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

We are developing novel chromatography solutions for the biopharmaceutical industry. One focus is currently on single-use adsorptive membrane solutions for continuous and intensified bioprocesses.

Your role:

You will be responsible for the development of novel adsorptive membrane products. In this role you will be the Tech Lead for one of the most important projects in our portfolio, which is developing a Protein A membrane. You will lead a team of approximately 10 experienced chemists and engineers in two locations in the US and Canada.

Who you are:

You are a chemist or chemical engineer with experience in polymerization processes. In addition you are able to lead a multi-disciplinary team and give them technical and organization directions. You will be documenting the project in our project management tool and you will be in contact with customers, suppliers and the academic community.

  • Chemist or Chemical Engineer
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Experience in leading a team of researchers
  • Good presenting skills, both on an academic level as well as for a less educated audience
  • Willingness to travel frequently between the two sites and to customers
  • Experience with project management tools and the product development process

What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfill your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at come2emd.com

Apply Now

Let’s stay connected

Do you want to receive company news and information about career opportunities tailored to your preferences? Sign up here. You want to check the status of your application or change your candidate profile? Enter our job portal.


You have accessed https://www.emdgroup.com, but for users from your part of the world, we originally designed the following web presence https://www.merckgroup.com.

Let's go

Share Disclaimer

By sharing this content, you are consenting to share your data to this social media provider. More information are available in our Privacy Statement