Downstream Process Development Engineer

BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for California's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Downstream Processing Engineer to work for a leading Bay Area biotechnology company.

Downstream Processing Engineer

Develop downstream recovery and purification processes.

  • Hands-on development of novel process with the downstream process team
  • Design and execute lab-scale downstream process experiments, analyze composition of process materials, compile process performance data, generate technical reports, and share progress during weekly meetings
  • Coordinate pilot-scale experiments at external sites, as needed
  • Transfer new processes to external manufacturing facilities, troubleshoot process scale-up issues
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop high-performing integrated production processes
  • BS or higher degree in Chemical Engineering or related discipline
  • 3+ years of chemical or biochemical process development experience, including scale up to pilot and/or large-scale manufacturing
  • Downstream process development for the recovery and purification of fermented products; development of recovery and purification unit operations
  • Experience optimizing manufacturing processes
  • Statistical data analysis
  • Use of analytical techniques for compositional analysis
  • Location: San Francisco / Bay Area
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: TS158301130