Sr. Scientist I – Bioproduction

R&D | Santa Ana, CA

Job Function:

We are hiring for a Senior Scientist I – Bioproduction. The Senior Scientist conducts research leading to the development of new products and improvement of products. In addition, this person will conduct activities relating to cell biology, product development, technical product support, and process improvements.

Job Duties:

  • Plan, design, and conduct experiments related to the development of new products/technologies, customer projects, or improvement of existing products
  • Plan, design, and conduct experiments for the characterization of antibodies and therapeutic proteins
  • Support marketing and new products through data acquisition, preparation of presentations, publications, collaborative studies, interactions with key customers and as a participant in conferences
  • Support customer facing projects through data analysis and preparing presentations
  • Contribute to the generation of new project/product ideas
  • Learn, maintain and advance expertise in areas relevant to company’s products and strategic goals


  • MS with minimum 8 years relevant work experience or Ph.D. with minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in Life Science, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, or related science
  • Minimum 2-8 years of relevant experience, with emphasis in biochemistry and cell biology
  • Extensive mammalian cell culture experience required
  • Solid scientific and technical knowledge in metabolic pathways, general chemistry, and cell biology
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Customer-facing experience
  • Understanding and knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts of laboratory instrumentation in cell biology
  • Proficient computer and statistical skills
  • Some knowledge of cell culture medium components and cell culture media development a plus
  • Collaborative team player
  • Superb organizational skills



Principals only. No recruiters please.

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