MSAT Development Specialist

Geel, Antwerpen, Belgium

Posted:57 days ago
Location:Geel, Antwerpen, Belgium
Job Ref:BH-32546
Salary:€60 - €100 per hour
Expiry date:12/6/2022

We are currently seeking a

MSAT Development Specialist

to work for a leading pharmaceuticals company in Geel, Belgium.

This is a contract role expected to last a minimum of 6 months with potential to extend another 3-6 months based on project needs.

The project site revolves facilitates the production of therapeutic proteins which takes place via cell cultures in bioreactors, followed by a purification process and quality control. Product quality is verified through a wide range of analytical methods.

In this position the focus is on the

analytical methods used during quality control, during product characterization and/or in additional research


Key duties:

  • Support designing/developing/improving/validating existing analytical methods in function of existing or new production processes
  • Independently set up experiments and develop and carry out studies
  • Provide documentation through generation of scientific/technical study protocols and reports
  • Maintain, adjust and communicate documentation and knowledge.
  • Data trending and monitoring of ongoing methods, experiments and analyzes to ensure reliability, as well as have an accurate understanding of the effectiveness and efficiency of the methods

Preferred Skills:

  • You obtained (preferably) a PhD in Life Sciences or are equivalent through experience
  • You MUST have current right to work in Belgium (EU).
  • You have a very good knowledge of English, both written and oral
  • Specific experience with analysis techniques eg HPLC/UPLC, MS, ion-exchange, binding, capillary electrophoresis, immunological assays, ect.
  • You have excellent problem-solving skills and can handle multiple (practical) tasks at the same time
  • You have good technical writing skills and are able to prepare protocols and reports
  • You are accurate, result-oriented and able to critically analyze data and draw scientifically sound conclusions and formulate them correctly
  • You have an excellent knowledge of cGMP and can convert legal requirements regarding analytical methods into effective action plans
  • You are a team player and have good communication skills
  • You are flexible, stress resistant, open to change & innovation and are used to working with deadlines

Apply now