Veterans Preferred - Process Engineer III - MTS

Employer
Kite Pharma
Location
Frederick, MD
Posted
Oct 01, 2022
Closes
Oct 05, 2022
Ref
670129494
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. For Current Kite Pharma Employees and Contractors: Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job. Job Description Everyone at Kite is grounded by one common goal - curing cancer. Every single day, we seek to establish a direct line between that purpose and our day-to-day work. Would you like to join us in this mission? Kite is establishing a Manufacturing Technical Services team dedicated to startup and support of our new commercial cell therapy manufacturing facility in Frederick, MD. We are seeking multiple highly motivated Process Engineers to represent Manufacturing Technical Services on multi-disciplinary teams including those responsible for technology transfer, product lifecycle management, quality record management, process investigations, continuous improvements, and site projects. Responsibilities (include but are not limited to): Ensure successful manufacturing production runs by assessing risk, implementing preventive measures, investigating, and troubleshooting process issues Represent Manufacturing during the technology transfer of clinical and commercial products to the site Partner with MSAT to execute studies in a laboratory setting to support investigations and continuous improvement efforts In conjunction with various internal and external partners, investigate and coordinate the timely resolution of deviations through comprehensive use of Root Cause Analysis tools Devise and implement CAPAs to address root cause and ensure effectiveness Trend key performance metrics Participate in internal and external audits/inspections Develop training content and conduct training sessions for Cell Therapy Specialists Work with Supply Chain to establish bill of materials and establish cost of goods manufactured Basic qualifications BS or BA in Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biology, or equivalent with 5 years of relevant experience or MS in Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biology with 3 years of relevant experience or HS Diploma with 9 years of relevant experience in Biochemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biology Requirements / Qualifications: Cell therapy, cell culture and/or aseptic processing experience Broad knowledge of cGMP compliance and experience with leading investigations, deviation reports, change controls, and assignment of corrective actions Experience with root cause analysis tools and proficiency in Quality Systems Skilled at creating and delivering presentations Possess strong communication and technical writing skills Experience leading cross functional teams to achieve project deliverables Working knowledge of scientific and engineering principles Does this sound like you? If so, please apply today! #LI-ML1 #IND123 Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite, please visit www.kitepharma.com . Sign up to follow @KitePharma on Twitter at www.twitter.com/kitepharma . For jobs in the United States: As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability,genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance. Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications and advice from internal and external experts, Kite has made the decision to require all US, Canada, Australia, Singapore, and Hong Kong employees and contractors to receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. "Full vaccination" is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation. For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the 'EEO is the Law' poster. NOTICE: EMPLOYEE POLYGRAPH PROTECTION ACT YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team. Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion. For Current Kite Pharma Employees and Contractors: Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.

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