Senior Manager DSP Development

Posted 17 February 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJogesh Bowry

Job description

BioTalent are partnered with a global leader in Biosimilars based within Vaud, to support the hire of a Senior Manager with expertise in DSP who will define and lead biologics development projects for the downstream team.


This role will offer you:

  • The chance to oversee and manage a range of biologics development projects, working closely with external manufacturing partners, process design and acting as an technical expert in a leadership function.


You will be responsible for:

  • Utilising QbD principles to define technical development in line with regulatory requirements, timelines and costs whilst providing SME support for in-house DSP activities.
  • Lead the design and execution of technology transfers, defining characterisation and validation activities.
  • Manage external manufacturing suppliers for DSP production including the management and authoring and review of CMC documentation, root-cause investigation activities, and troubleshooting downstream processes.
  • Ensure project delivery through the leadership and management of a team of scientists across multiple concurrent projects, providing expertise on purification development for the isolation of biologics


You will bring the following:

  • A Bachelors or higher level of academic education in a relevant subject e.g. Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology, Bioprocessing
  • Proven industrial experience within a biologics drug substance development environment covering process development, scale-up and process transfer, with expertise in downstream development utilising mammalian cell systems.
  • Previous success in technical leadership within a dynamic DSP development environment.


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