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Novartis Pharmaceuticals Associate Scientist Downstream Processing (DSP) Biomolecules (f/m/d) in Kundl, Austria

319241BR Job ID: 319241BR Job Description: >40 years of expertise in biotech production and cutting-edge process development and a growing product portfolio including protein, pDNA and mRNA molecule formats including molecules relevant in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The highly diverse development pipeline creates unique opportunities within our process development teams to solve scientific and technical challenges in innovative drug substance and cell and gene therapy technical development programmes. As Associate Scientist / Lab Technician Downstream Processing (DSP) Biomolecules (f/m/d) you will be part of a young, cross-functional R&D organization for development of microbial manufacturing processes covering the full Novartis biologics and cell and gene therapy pipeline. Your responsibilities include, but not limited to: • Plan, organize, perform and document scientific experiments (development standard/ GMP) under moderate supervision; Take over responsibility for and utilize special tools/equipment or specialized facilities under moderate supervision; schedule and perform maintenance and qualification of instruments/equipment; Keep record of chemicals, intermediates, excipients, or consumables • Work according to appropriate standards for quality, ethics, health, safety, environment protection, and information security; actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives • Documentation of raw data, evaluate and interpret results obtained for advanced but established methods or procedures. Review and verify raw data generated by others • Write proceedings, reports or lab procedures based on templates under moderate supervision • Recognize, communicate and provide input to the solution of problems (e.g. deviations or unexpected results from experiments); address and solve complex problems within own area of responsibility • Contribute to development of new methods or optimize existing methods; Contribute to the • Evaluation of new lab equipment. Perform information searches under moderate guidance. Actively participate in knowledge exchange. Train and coach technicians, temporary employees and employees under training/education \n\n\n\n Position Title: Associate Scientist Downstream Processing (DSP) Biomolecules (f/m/d) Minimum requirements: What you’ll bring to the role: • Apprenticeship in industry (“Laborant/in Technische Assistenz”) or Bachelor/Master of Science (or equivalent technical education) with 3 years of relevant experience in industry or equivalent • Adequate theoretical and scientific knowledge in downstream processing (especially chromatographic methods like ion exchange / hydrophobic interaction / affinity / mixed-mode / reverse phase) • Good practical knowledge of laboratory and/or technical equipment • Fluent in German, basic knowledge of English • Awareness for safe handling of chemicals, potentially dangerous materials and equipment. • Adequate knowledge of lab-software and computer tools. • Good documentation skills Why Novartis? 769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives. We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working. We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying! Imagine what you could do here at Novartis! In addition to a market-competitive base salary, we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning and development options as well as worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group. In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position the minimum salary is € 37,756/year (on a full time basis). In most cases, the actual salary will be higher, as we strive to maintain a competitive position in the market and consider your previous experience, qualifications and individual competencies. Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve. Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability. Join our Novartis Network: If this role is not suitable to your experience or career goals but you wish to stay connected to hear more about Novartis and our career opportunities, join the Novartis Network here: https://talentnetwork.novartis.com/network Job Type: Full Time Country: Austria Work Location: Kundl Functional Area: Research & Development Division: Global Drug Development Business Unit: TECHNICAL R & D GDD Employment Type: Regular Company/Legal Entity: Sandoz GmbH Shift Work: No