Tech Transfer Scientist - (MSAT)

Posted 12 Feb 2024

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 272084


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Your Role:

At MilliporeSigma, as the Operations Integration Scientist/ Tech Transfer - MSAT, at our Cherokee/ 3300 S. Second Ave location in St. Louis, you will lead the integration and implementation of new custom manufacturing products into the GMP manufacturing facilities. This technically sound position works cross-functionally at multiple manufacturing facilities with Project Management, Quality, Manufacturing, Process and Analytical Development, and the customer. You manage the technology transfer into GMP by authoring technical documents such as specifications and risk assessments, driving Change Control for new and existing custom manufacturing projects and planning for operational requirements. We’re looking for a candidate with strong technical skills, demonstrated ability to work within a cross- functional team, and excellent interpersonal and team building skills.

  • Manage change control deliverables and timelines, creation, and management of project timelines
  • Present to customers and leadership and attending numerous project meetings
  • Uncover potential roadblocks and problem solve to find solutions to ensure GMP timelines are met
  • Manage product commercialization activities and review of impact of process scale changes
  • Set up and tracking of GMP raw materials and equipment for purchase
  • Review of GMP documents for manufacturing, packaging, and quality control
  • Lead, develop, and implement process improvement initiatives via evaluation of current chemical raw materials, practices, and process history

Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific discipline (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, etc. with 2+ years working experience in GMP environment or life science field
  • 1+ years working experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years working experience in GMP Operations or life science field
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers
  • Ability to effectively manage numerous projects at different stages
  • Experience with SAP and Trackwise systems
  • Familiar with FDA, EMA, and other regulatory standards
  • Familiar with biologic drug substance/product manufacturing
  • High level of demonstrated initiative and strong follow through and accountability
  • Able to think about a task or a problem in a new or different way, question conventional thought patterns

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
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