Senior scientist process development (upstream)

11 Jan 2019
11 Feb 2019
R & D , Biotechnology
Contract Type

Role title: Senior scientist upstream process development biologics

Location: Switzerland - Basel

Salary: Very competitive + bonus + all the benefits

We are currently partnered with a rapidly expanding CDMO who are looking to make KEY appointments within their company and double their headcount in the next 12 months due to phenomenal investment into the company. If you're looking for your next challenge in your professional career, then this could be the opportunity for you.


Guiding junior USP Scientists and equipment resources

Improving the upostream development strategy 

Establishing new technologies for upstream process development

Providing in-depth expertise to the other team members


Master or PhD in Biochemical engineering, Biotechnology, or Biochemistry

Industry experience in USP process development of biopharmaceuticals

Hands-on experience with common USP equipment 

Broad understanding of various applications for downstream processing of proteins


By clicking “apply” you will be sending your CV to Sebastian Diez at Barrington James. Sebastian is a Specialist European Pharmaceutical Recruiter with broad recruitment experience, a BSc in Biology. Seb will discuss the opportunity in detail with you facilitate your application and will manage the process acting as a link between the company and yourself. He will assist in all elements of the process, facilitate the offer process, keep in contact throughout your notice period and even catch up with you during your first week in your new role.

This opportunity has understandably been incredibly popular. We encourage all interested candidates to apply without delay as it is likely that recruitment will close prematurely. Please direct all questions (if necessary) to “sebastian” at sdiez (at) barringtonjames (dot) com alongside a copy of your CV.