Manufacturing Biotechnologist, Upstream

Manufacturing Biotechnologist, Upstream
Perform manufacturing operations according to EHS guidelines and in a cGMP compliant manner following procedures and instructions. This includes cell culture operations and cell harvesting / filtration / centrifugation

• Involve in hands-on execution of the plant operations and trouble-shooting
• Perform plant setup activities (including cleaning, configuration and equipment dismantling) and carry out “first fix” for plant issues
• Monitor and analyze processing parameters for atypical trends and improvement opportunities
• Interface with other departments to resolve issues related to daily operations
• Write and revise SOPs and other manufacturing related documentations.
• Support deviations investigations and CAPAs implementations (both Quality and HSE)
• Actively support transfer of new processes and commission/validation of new projects
• Actively lead and support continuous improvement initiatives
• Conduct GMP and Safety audits
• Mentor and train team members on-the-job
• Adhere to any applicable EHS requirements
• Commit to a fair and respectful relationship to others and behave in accordance with Novartis Values and Behaviors
• Min Diploma in Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering or related discipline
• Min 2 years' of relevant experience in biologics manufacturing
• Able to work on rotating shift in clean room environment
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