Expert Biotechnologist - USP / DSP

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Expert Biotechnologist to join a world leading biopharmaceutical company based in Berkshire. As the Expert Biotechnologist you will be responsible for providing support with manufacturing processes acting as a Subject Matter Expert.

This is an opportunity to move into a non-shift based manufacturing role that will contain a high portion of desk based activities and is less hands on manufacturing.


Your duties as the Expert Biotechnologist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will provide technical input to SOPs and BRs. You will also identify any continuous improvements to the process/equipment, support/lead completion of projects to which you have been assigned.

2. Effectively use internal quality procedures e.g. change control, the deviation system and validation procedures.

3. You will be a crossed trained expert outside of your functional area (e.g. Engineering/ MSAT/DSP/USP), you will also have equipment ownership including appropriate validation sign off, awareness of equipment status (Validation, Compliance and Engineering).

4. Working closely with the Manufacturing Plant Leads in order to act as their deputy if required.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Expert Biotechnologist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree or equivalent experience in a Biotechnology related discipline along with manufacturing experience in a GMP facility.

2. Proven industry experience in Upstream or Downstream manufacturing of clinical or commercial grade products will be essential.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with mammalian cell culture or purification of monoclonal antibodies will be highly advantageous.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.