DuPont Recovery Scientist II in Palo Alto, California
Recovery Scientist II (Job Number: 009713W-01)
The Recovery Group is looking for a dynamic, highly trained bioprocess professional for downstream process development.
We are seeking an individual with expertise and interest in applying biochemistry and chemical engineering principles to develop scalable processes. Hands-on experience in separations and downstream processing is highly desired.
This individual will be an active participant in cross-functional R&D project teams, Global Supply initiatives, process engineering teams, and operational improvement teams.
Develop scalable recovery and purification processesof bioactives, proteins, and biochemicals.
Conduct new process transfers from pilot tomanufacture scale and support them through the product start-up phase.
Help troubleshoot ongoing production processes.
Design, plan, execute, and analyze processexperiments.
Play key role in the development ofscale-up/scale-down methodology.
Collaborate with process technicians,fermentation and formulation engineers, as well as Research and Global Supplyorganizations
Prepare technical reports, data summaries,protocols and other technical and regulatory documentations
Mentor junior members in the Process Engineering& Technology group on process development and scale up
PhD Biochemical, Chemical Engineering orrelevant discipline, 0-3 years industrial experience or BS/MS with equivalentwork experience
Deep expertise required with one or moreseparation processes at pilot and/or commercial scale consisting ofcrystallization, column-based, or membrane based technology.
Analytical, characterization techniques is aplus.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong team player and mentor.
Self starter with good organizational skills andleadership potential
Some travel required
DuPont is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.
Primary Location: NA-United States-California-Palo Alto
Organization: Industrial Biosciences
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced