Scientific and Process Technology

Senior Director

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About the job

Are you looking for a career change? Do you want to work for a company that uses a novel approach to the development of vaccines and immunotherapies targeting infectious and other immune-mediated diseases?

Invenia Group has exclusively partnered with a growing start-up that is currently seeking a Director/Senior Director of Fermentation based in Massachusetts to join the team, where you will have a focus on Multiple Antigen Presenting System (MAPS), a highly efficient vaccine technology.

Role responsibilities:

If successful, you will be responsible for the establishment and characterization of bacterial cell banks. You will develop robust 10-30 litre scale prototype fermentation processes for lead candidates, produce proteins for downstream purification development and work with CMOs to support clinical trial material and to scale up to commercial scale.

What we are looking for: 

We are looking for someone with a Ph.D. in microbiology/ biochemistry or a related field with 10-15 years of relevant industrial experience in bacterial fermentation and hands-on experience in developing fermentation processes for recombinant proteins.

Sound interesting? This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that has raised significant funding in its last 3 funding rounds with over $360 million in total. To find out more information regarding this role, please apply.