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Senior Bioprocessing Associate

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Umoja Biopharma

Umoja Biopharma

201-500 employees

Reprograms T cells to eliminate cancer

AI & Machine Learning
Biotechnology

Compensation Overview

$36.57 - $44Hourly

Senior

Lafayette, CO, USA

Category
Biology Lab & Research
Biology & Biotech
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related biotechnology or life-sciences field with 4 years of cGMP manufacturing experience in the pharmaceutical and/or biologics field; OR Associate’s degree in a related biotechnology or life-sciences field with 2 years of cGMP manufacturing experience in the pharmaceutical and/or biologics field ; OR equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
Responsibilities
  • Assist in the development and implementation of compliant and technically sound programs and systems in support of GMP manufacturing facility Operational Readiness
  • Actively participate in the receipt of internal technology transfer of novel cell/gene therapy manufacturing processes at various scales.
  • Author and review controlled documents and standard operating procedures on behalf of Manufacturing Operations
  • Observe, participate, and perform in internal technology transfer runs from MSAT to Manufacturing
  • Perform activities related to the introduction of new raw materials, bulk drug substance, and drug product specifications from draft through approval
  • Perform equipment cleanings, as required, per routine maintenance events, and pre/post process requirements
  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures, good manufacturing practices, and good documentation practices
  • Perform and participate in manufacturing equipment, process, and system validation activities including Environmental Monitoring Performance Qualification (EMPQ), and IQ/OQ/PQ (As applicable) of Manufacturing equipment and systems
  • Perform aseptic manufacture of lentiviral products in an aseptic clean-room environment (ISO5, ISO7, ISO8, ISO9)
  • Maintain inventory and perform stocking activities for gowning, cleaning, and consumable materials to ensure sufficient inventory is available to support manufacturing operations
  • Perform material management activities related to the weigh/dispense and kitting of Bill of Materials items
  • Perform solution and buffer prep operations in a clean-room environment (ISO9)
  • Other duties as needed

Umoja Biopharma is developing an integrated platform therapeutics that reprograms T cells in vivo to target and eliminate cancer cells, with a focus on treating solid tumors and hematological cancers. Their in-house CAR T-cell gene therapy platform is designed to work in vivo to treat solid tumors and hematologic malignancies at all stages.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$271M

Headquarters

Seattle, Washington

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

45%