DEPARTMENT : BIOTECHNOLOGY PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Contribute towards the design and development of new diagnostic products and therapeutic proteins as well as the modification and / or improvement of existing products.
Contribute towards the research and development of biological assays as required.
Essential : BSc Honours in Biochemistry, Microbiology
Preferred : BSc Masters in Biochemistry, Cell Biology
3-4 years cell / tissue culture experience and
3-4 years recombinant DNA technology experience
3-4 years Protein biochemistry (ELISA, protein expression and purification)
Project management experience
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS :
Design and execute experiments
Laboratory resourcing and maintenance
Process / Product Verification and Validation
CORE COMPETENCIES : Business Impact
Leading and Influencing Others
Knowledge of GMP principles and ISO13485 quality systems
Must have a background of protein biochemistry and experience on at least one of the following techniques : chromatography, electrophoresis
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proven track record of productive research and development
Must have the ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and prioritize workload with attention to detail.
Must be highly motivated with a willingness to learn, accept responsibility and challenges.
Relevant technical capability and analytical / problem-solving skills.
Critical thinker, good at troubleshooting
Ability to work independently
Ability to work under pressure Computer Literacy in MS Office and SAP