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Scientist / Senior Scientist, Analytical Development, Cell Therapies
Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Scientist, Analytical Development, Cell Therapies in our Cambridge, MA office.
At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Futureto people around the world.
Here, you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.
As a member of the analytical development team, you will have the opportunity to contribute in multiple development programs. As a Scientist, Analytical Development, Cell Therapies working on the Analytical Development team, you will be empowered to develop, validate and transfer analytical methods to rapidly advance Takeda`s portfolio.
Responsible for Cell Therapies related work in lab, understand projects, develop projects, plan and execute experiments.
Independently go through published literatures, design, plans and executes experiments, assay development and validation
Presents study results at team or department meetings, to external partners or at conferences.
Prepares study protocols, reports, technology transfer documentation, and regulatory documents for clinical trials.
Plans and implements resolutions to technical problems/issues.
Understands project timelines and deliverables and plans/coordinates project work accordingly with departmental, functional and external stakeholders.
Works collaboratively with other members from different teams and demonstrates independent, self-starting and supportive of team-based research and able to work effectively in a matrix organization.
Builds and maintains relationships with key vendors and assists with technical aspects of vendor negotiations
Tech-transfer the analytical methods across functional units, internal and externally
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
PhD in biology, biomedical engineering or related pharmaceutical science; 3+ years relevant experience
Prior work experience with NK cells or T cells required,
Broader understanding of innate/ adaptive cellular immunity and NK and T cell biology
Prior experience with Cell Therapies and/or Oncology related field is highly preferred.
Extensive hand-on experiences in multi-color flow cytometry, various immunological assays
Experiences in working in multidiscipline teams and communicates complex data/decisions within department and cross functionally.
Proactive and highly self-motivated with strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Excellent interpersonal communication and organization skills with the ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
May require approximately 5-10% travel.
WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:
401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
Company match of charitable contributions
Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
Community Outreach Programs
Empowering Our People to Shine
Discover more at takedajobs.com
No Phone Calls or Recruiters Please
*This job posting excludes CO applicants*
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