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Process Engineer Purification

To strengthen our growing team of experts, we are currently hiring a Process Engineer Purification.

Our client is a biopharmaceutical production site for therapeutic proteins. The production of these proteins takes place via cell cultures in bioreactors, followed by a purification process. The Manufacturing Science and Technology department (MSAT) provides a strong scientific basis to enable the use of these complex biotechnological processes. In the function described here, the focus is on the purification part of the process. From a thorough scientific and technical specialization, you contribute to the start-up of new production processes and improvement and monitoring of existing processes by:

  • Supporting design/development/improvement of existing production processes, both through small-scale lab studies with scale-down models and through large-scale support activities
  • Independently set up experiments and develop and carry out studies
  • Provide documentation through generation of scientific-technical study protocols and reports
  • Maintain, adjust and communicate documentation and process knowledge
  • Data trending and monitoring of ongoing processes, experiments and analyzes to ensure process reliability, as well as have an accurate understanding of the effectiveness and efficiency of the processes.

your Profile

  • You obtained (preferably) a PhD in Life Sciences or are equivalent through experience
  • You have a very good knowledge of English and Dutch, both written and oral
  • You have specific experience with the purification of proteins on a lab and/or production scale; experience growing mammalian cells in bioreactors is a plus
  • You are flexible and willing to support processes on a production scale as well as set up lab studies on a small scale
  • You enjoy working in a lab, you have excellent problem-solving skills and you can handle multiple (practical) tasks at the same time
  • You have good technical writing skills and are able to prepare protocols and reports
  • You are familiar with various static and data trending techniques
  • You are accurate, result-oriented and able to critically analyze data and draw scientifically sound conclusions and formulate them correctly
  • You have an excellent knowledge of cGMP
  • You are a team player and have good communication skills
  • You are flexible, stress resistant, open to change & innovation and are used to working with deadlines

It is essential that each new team member fits our corporate values and culture. We believe in an open and collaborative workplace where transparency is paramount. We encourage creativity, challenge accepted best practices and focus on internal knowledge. But most of all, we hold integrity and honesty in high regard. To us, mutual respect and focus on total client satisfaction is the key to long-term growth.

Our offer includes a highly competitive remuneration program, including multiple supplementary benefits. You will have the chance to shape your own career and to further grow your professional expertise.

Apply today and become part of an ambitious team of experts with a focus on people, quality and knowledge.

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