Careers

APC Ltd is an award-winning and rapidly growing science- and technology-driven pharmaceutical process research company. In the space of 5 years, we have pioneered innovation in the sector and we now partner with 8 of the top-10 pharma and 5 of the top-10 biotech firms in the world.

From our world-class facility, we offer specialised chemical and process engineering solutions. Powered by novel technology and world-class scientific research, we help companies accelerate the development & launch of their medicines.

Our rapid growth has come from a commitment to excellence, a drive to innovate and the desire to develop a challenging, creative and rewarding environment for our team. If you are interested in a career focused on technical innovation, technology design and impact, we would love to hear from you.

Downstream Bioprocess Scientist – Engineer

Principal Responsibilities

The Downstream Scientist / Engineer will:

  • Operate to GLP/GxP standards within a R&D laboratory
  • As an R&D Scientist/Engineer you will support chromatography and filtration process development.
  • You will provide support from lab to pilot scale.
  • The Scientist/Engineer will work with minimal supervision to perform data analysis and presentation of results to the project team and client partners.
  • Develop biopharmaceutical scale-up and optimisation strategies
  • Based on needs, develop and introduce new techniques, methods and processes to improve business effectiveness

Required Experience

You will have:

  • Experience with downstream purification of biological molecules required, with an in-depth knowledge of cell disruption methods, clarification techniques, preparative chromatography, tangential flow filtration and virus retaining filtration.
  • Experience with technology transfer and scale-up of processes to pilot and manufacturing scales for biologics manufacture.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to effectively articulate understanding of process science, in order to drive decision making in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
  • Ability to self-motivate, multi-task, and meet frequently tight deadlines
  • Organized and disciplined record keeping in lab notebooks
  • Demonstrated collaborative experience and ability to effectively work with others

Desired Experience

  • Knowledge/Awareness of principles such as QbD, PAR, NOR, PAT, CPP, CQA, Design space, etc.
  • Technical operations experience in the manufacture of biological molecules at the pilot- and/or commercial-scale.
  • Experience in computational fluid dynamic modelling.
  • Experience in experimental design, data analysis and process modelling.

Salary

The salary is negotiable and dependent on the experience of the successful candidate.

Deadline

Suitable candidates should submit their application by close of business, Monday 19th November 2018.

 

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Upstream Bioprocess Scientist – Engineer

Principal Responsibilities

The Upstream Scientist / Engineer will:

  • Operate to GLP/GxP standards within a R&D laboratory
  • As an R&D Scientist/Engineer you will conduct mammalian and microbial cell culture experiments in support of mAB or viral vector process development.
  • You will provide support from shake flasks to pilot scale stir tank bioreactors, 250 L.
  • The Scientist/Engineer will work with minimal supervision to perform data analysis and presentation of results to the project team and client partners.
  • Develop biopharmaceutical scale-up and optimisation strategies
  • Based on needs, develop and introduce new techniques, methods and processes to improve business effectiveness

Required Experience

You will have:

  • Knowledge in most areas of laboratory or commercial-scale mammalian cell culture or microbial fermentation, including process development, process characterization, process troubleshooting, continuous improvement and media development, bioreactor scale-up and scale-down modelling
  • Experience with fed-batch and perfusion bioreactor processes is required.
  • Demonstrated collaborative experience and ability to effectively work with others
  • Strong technical and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to self-motivate, multi-task, and meet frequently tight deadlines
  • Organized and disciplined record keeping in lab notebooks

Desired Experience

  • Knowledge/Awareness of principles such as QbD, PAR, NOR, PAT, CPP, CQA, Design space, etc…
  • Experience in biopharmaceutical process analytics
  • Experience in computational fluid dynamic modelling.
  • Experience in experimental design, data analysis and process modelling.

Salary

The salary is negotiable and dependent on the experience of the successful candidate.

Deadline

Suitable candidates should submit their application by close of business, Monday 19th November 2018.

 

Submit Application

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