IIT - Kharagpur -Invitation to Biocon for the Campus Recruitment Programme 2021-2022
Position: Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist, ADL
Roles & Responsibilities
Execution of experiments for analytical method development/ qualification/ transfer, in-process/ stability sample testing, biosimilarity analysis and for evaluation of new high throughput formats of testing using chromatography (HPLC/UPLC), electrophoresis / capillary electrophoresis, UV spectrophotometer, and other high-end analytical tools
Record the experiment details (procedure, controls, analyses, and observation of the experiments) accurately and completely following good documentation practices in electronic laboratory notebook Communication of data to cross-functional teams, compilation of data for reports and participate in internal group meetings. Perform data trending on a regular basis.
Prepare documents such as method development reports, protocols, instrument operation procedures, author change controls and deviations
Perform literature survey of assays, support in experimental design based on historical data and troubleshooting of experiments
Maintain equipment and instruments in coordination with instrumentation team and support installation of new equipment and prepare Equipment/Instrument operating procedures
Regularly track inventory of consumables/ critical reagents and making sure they are ordered and follow-up of the ordered material and support in laboratory maintenance
Degree in life sciences such as biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, analytical chemistry or closely related field
Relevant experience in renowned biopharmaceutical companies Adequate experience in chromatographic techniques such as IEC, RP, SEC, HILIC etc for protein therapeutics. Experience in excipient analysis using ELSD, CAD and MS platforms preferred.
Experience in handling instruments like HPLC, CE, UV spectrophotometer, SoloVPE, Octet, Maurice, Microplate Reader is desired.
Ability to contribute towards experimental design, troubleshooting in a team environment.
Experience analysing data using relevant instrument software and familiarity with statistical tools is desired
Knowledge of ICH, WHO, USP guidelines for development, qualification, transfer, validation is desirable is essential and experience with electronic laboratory notebook system is desired.
Ability to communicate ideas, concepts and be a team player