The Janssen Supply Chain Group, a member of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies, is recruiting a Plant Microbiologist for the CAR-T hub in Europe.
The position will be based in Ghent Belgium.
CAR-T (chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy) is an innovative approach to eliminate cancer cells, which work by harnessing the power of a patient’s own immune system.
They are created from the patients’ own T-cells and are engineered to eliminate cancer cells expressing a specific antigen.
To support the CAR-T program in EMEA, Janssen is building two CAR-T manufacturing centers in the Ghent area (Belgium). The QC laboratories will be operated from the existing Janssen Beerse site.
The Plant Microbiologist, CAR-T Europe is responsible for providing microbiological and aseptic oversight and contamination control of the production of autologous CAR-T products for clinical trials and commercial operation in a controlled cGMP cleanroom environment.
Major Responsibilities :
In conjunction with manufacturing help improve training related to microbiological hygiene and contamination prevention.
I.e. critical utilities team).
Experience and Skills :
Education / Experience : A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science or equivalent technical discipline is required.
A minimum of 5-10 years within the biological and / or pharmaceutical industry with relevant micro experience related to manufacturing is required, preferably in clinical quality, method development, cell banking, cell therapy, or Research & Development.
Key Capabilities, Knowledge, and Skills :
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