Bioprocess Engineer - Cork. In this role you will have the opportunity to develop in a dynamic, diverse work environment at an expanding site with state of the art biotech facilities on the back of significant capital investments. In this role you will: • Be a core member of the cross-functional manufacturing process teams, providing technical engineering support to Upstream and Downstream operations in a dynamic work environment, • Support and participate in commissioning and start-up activities of biotech unit operations and equipment. • Initiate and implement facility and equipment upgrades to improve plant productivity and throughput through capital investment projects. • Lead the introduction of new products with associated new unit operations and equipment, and ensure that bio-processing at the site stays current with class-leading processing and equipment innovations. • Develop and predict processing strategies and throughputs for the various products for the site biotech business through the use of modelling tools. • Support the optimisation of existing and developing processes using state of the art equipment in newly established scale-up plant. • Work with Research and Development colleagues in the US to optimise and streamline processes, and transfer these to the site. Interested applicants should be Degree qualified in Biochemical/Chemical Engineering with a minimum of 2 years' relevant knowledge of upstream and/or downstream biopharmaceutical unit operations , manufacturing processes, bioreactor design and control, SIP/CIP, filtration, chromatography techniques etc. You should have a deep technical interest and understanding in the field of Biochemical/Chemical Engineering. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a process team consisting of a diverse group of management, production/science and engineering professionals. Creativity to identify improvement opportunities and the tenacity/initiative to see them implemented. Guidance/mentoring of others through processes.
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