At Univercells, we are on a mission to make health equally accessible to all. We work every day to reinvent biomanufacturing processes and develop or integrate the next innovative technologies.
Through the combination of process development and engineering expertise, we create synergies to deliver game-changing production capacities to achieve our mission : Biologics available and affordable to all!! This job is the perfect opportunity to contribute to our mission and be impactful.
RESPONSIBILITIES Based, in Nivelles (Belgium), you will join a collaborative team full of passionate change-makers. You will be the actor of the successful development of a smart and innovative upstream process.
You will select and implement the most efficient technologies enabling to simplify and optimize the upstream operations.
Working closely with the downstream and analytical teams, you will also facilitate the integration of the cell culture process into a completely disruptive continuous production line.
REQUIREMENTSIdentify efficient upstream technologies for virus production in animal cells Challenge candidate technologies to deliver value from R&D to manufacturing useDesign, plan and execute upstream experiments in BSL-2 and BSL-3 labs for various vaccine development projectsCollect, analyze and present data to orientate the next steps of the projectWrite documentation (experimental protocols, records, reports, ) related to your experimentsQUALIFICATIONSMaster in BioengineeringMinimum 2 years of professional experience in a similar jobExperience in upstream technologies Understanding of the development, scale up and implementation of bioprocess upstream technologiesSolid data analysis capacityStrong organizational skills and ability to manage different projects in parallel Fluency in EnglishAutonomy, proactivity, flexibility & collaborative team spiritExperience in vaccine and biotherapeutic process development using animal cells is a strong asset