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Danaher Corporation Biomanufacturing Associate 2 in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

We are looking for a Biomanufacturing Associate 2 to work with our expert Biomanufacturing team. Do you have a passion for Biotechnology? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll do:

  • Responsible for current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) production activities

  • Read and perform Manufacturing operations according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Master Production Records (MPRs)

  • Routinely originate or revise Standard Operating Procedures, Master Production Records and Solution Preparation Records

  • Operate and monitor cell culture and/or purification equipment

  • Ability to work within ISO 5/7/8 clean room environments

  • Review completed cGMP documentation for accuracy

  • Operates cGMP Biomanufacturing equipment, including;

  • pH/conductivity meters, single use mixing vessels (XDM’s), tubing fusers/sealers, filter integrity testers, cell counters, metabolite analyzers, peristaltic pumps, balances and biosafety cabinets (BSC)

  • Performs media and solution preparation

  • Performs aseptic techniques within a clean room environment

  • Performs small and large scale cell culture production of mammalian cell lines, including cell counting, cell passaging and culture metabolite analysis

  • Operates Cell Culture and/or Protein Purification production equipment in a cleanroom environment, including;

  • Incubators, Wave Reactors, Single Use Bioreactors (XDR)

  • Chromatography skids, Depth Filtration, Viral Filtration and Tangential Flow Filtration

  • Knowledge and understanding of document control, calibration, verification, validation, acceptance activity, requirements to ensure compliance to validation, design and production requirements

  • Works scheduled shift and other off-shift coverage as required

  • Works with team leads; engineers, supervisors, and managers to improve quality and process efficiency

  • Actively participate in maintaining a safe work environment by completing required training, providing suggestions for improving the health and safety program and bringing unsafe acts and/or conditions to the attention of management

  • Complies with all EHS and Quality policies and procedures

  • Maintain cleanliness of cleanroom in accordance with cGMPs and facility procedures

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications / Who you are:

  • Associates Degree/ Biotechnology Certificate/Diploma with a minimum of 2 years experience in biologics manufacturing under cGMP.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 3 years experience in biologics manufacturing under cGMP.

  • Demonstrates ability to work in a rapidly changing climate and reacts well to change.

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate, receive and understand instructions regarding duties to be performed

  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail and have quality-minded work habits

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate with co-workers and leadership

  • Demonstrates ability to follow instruction and standard operating procedures

  • Reliable, dependable, and organized

  • Able to recognize problems developing, not just occurring

  • Ability to work additional hours as needed to support production

  • Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in a scientific discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Cell Culture experience.

  • Protein Purification experience.

  • Prior experience working in a cGMP biopharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with single-use biomanufacturing systems

  • Who we are

  • Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website, Instagram channel and LinkedIn page

Cytiva is a 3.3 billion USD global life sciences leader with nearly 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to advance and accelerate therapeutics. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here.