Posted to MedZilla on 12/14/2019


United States, Scientist, Analytical Development, Separation Sciences SC_HB_13649-MZ


At ProClinical, we are recruiting for a permanent position as a Scientist – Analytical Development and Separation Sciences, at a clinical-stage vaccine company. The qualified individual will have experience with separation sciences methods used for analysis of complex protein samples, including recombinant protein biotherapeutics and vaccine products. Prior experience with the development and application of spectroscopic, chromatography, capillary electrophoresis, SDS-PAGE is required.  Familiarity with other analytical techniques for protein analysis and characterization, including mass spectrometry, are a plus.  The position requires initiation and involvement in development and qualification/validation of assays, assistance in assay investigations and troubleshooting.  The ideal candidate will have experience making detailed observations, analyzing data, interpreting results, preparing reports and standard operating procedures, and exercising appropriate technical judgment in the design, execution, and interpretation of experiments.  The candidate will work independently and collaborate with other team members and other groups.


  • Develop and qualify chromatographic and electrophoretic methods for product release, in-process sample testing and characterization of recombinant protein vaccine products.
  • Apply new cutting-edge technologies for in-process testing.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on cross-functional teams and guide development work at external contractor organizations.
  • Perform method qualification/validation, and method transfer to other departments (e.g. QC).
  • Thoroughly analyze results and methods, solve analytical problems, and troubleshoot assays.
  • Maintain effective communication with process development, formulation, QC, discovery, and clinical groups.
  • Write, review, and edit SOPs.
  • Prepare technical reports and scientific journal publications and presentations.
  • Provide selected sections for CMC regulatory filing.
  • Present scientific findings at internal meetings and external conferences.

Skills And Requirements

  • Ph.D. in biological science, biochemistry, or analytical chemistry.
  • Thorough understanding of electrophoretic and chromatographic techniques in protein analysis and familiarity with gel electrophoresis, HPLC, and CE methods required.
  • Experience in pharmaceutical, biologics, and/or vaccine development preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to critically analyze data using statistical tools and to compile technical reports.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Herman Bradford at (+1) 6463671088 or upload your resume on our website -

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