Hired by Matrix, Inc. PROCESS ENGINEERING, SCIENTIST in Fort Devens, Massachusetts


Job Type:Contract

Job Location:Fort Devens


Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Our Client, a global biopharmaceutical leader, is seeking a Process Engineer possessing a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree with 0-6 years’ experience in process development, process validation or manufacturing support in bioprocessing (upstream and/or downstream).

  • The successful candidate will provide meaningful contributions toward commercial manufacturing support, process monitoring, technology transfer and process validation activities. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated background in bioprocessing (upstream and/or downstream), experience troubleshooting manufacturing processes and strong technical documentation skills (memos, protocols, reports). Responsibilities:

  • Work independently to provide commercial manufacturing technical support, process monitoring, technology transfer and process validation activities for downstream processes.

  • Provide process troubleshooting during scale-up and routine manufacturing. Provide process subject matter expertise and ownership of assigned deliverables.

  • The successful candidate will work effectively in highly cross-functional project teams, matrix management environments, as well as independent working environments to support the site.

  • Perform data analysis and monitoring for process performance and product quality outputs.

  • The position will interface with Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, and internal MS&T departments at multiple sites throughout the Company’s network

  • Strong communication and technical writing skills are required.



  • B.S./M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemical Engineer, Biochemical Engineer, Biomedical Engineer, Biochemistry or related field (Advanced degree is preferred).

Experience Required

  • Prior experience (PhD: 0 - 2 years; BS/MS: 2 - 6 years) in process development, process validation or manufacturing support in bioprocessing (upstream and/or downstream).

  • Preferred: Prior experience scaling up biopharma manufacturing processes. (upstream/downstream), facility fit assessments, process scale-up from bench/pilot to production, process troubleshooting and optimization, and process validation. Hands-on experience working with chromatography, ultrafiltration and depth filtration process acquired through lab, pilot or production scale experience.

  • Preferred: Experience performing manufacturing investigations for biologics manufacturing.

  • Preferred: Experience providing start-up support for new biologics manufacturing processes (Person-In-Plant).

  • Preferred: Experience with statistical methodologies (DOE, SPC, etc), cGMP regulations, and regulatory requirements is expected.

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Sanka at 646-856-8903 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 8 months

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. is a full service staffing and recruiting company that enables Fortune 200 and mid-market companies nationwide to achieve their strategic goals. Founded 29 years ago by CEO Sharon Olzerowicz, Hired by Matrix distinguishes itself as an exceptionally reliable partner whose industry knowledge and continuous pursuit of excellence allows the company to deliver the caliber of professionals who become our clients' most important assets. Our responsiveness, tenacity and know-how apply to all service delivery channels, from corporate procurement executives and hiring managers to Managed Service Providers (MSPs).

We recruit for a variety of job types including IT, Finance and Accounting, Administrative, Marketing, Clinical/Scientific & Human Resources. Our team of expert account managers along with our recruiters who specialize in a range of capabilities and niche disciplines, collaborate closely with our clients to understand their needs, corporate requirements and company cultures. Using this information, our teams build robust, fully customized pipelines of highly-qualified contract professionals that we manage, motivate and monitor throughout the life of the assignment resulting in successful matches, long contracts and repeat business.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.

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CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.