Scientist – BioProcess Technical Operations Job

Scientist – BioProcess Technical Operations-BIO004642


Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

We are seeking a motivated engineer to join BioProcess Technical Operations, as part of a team charged with introducing technologies to enhance process development capabilities. The individual for the position will initially work in the upstream area, pursuing laboratory initiatives for bioreactor design and development of an integrated instrumentation system for automation of process feed strategies.



•BS degree in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering or related engineering discipline with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience or a MS degree in Chemical/Biochemical Engineering or related engineering discipline


•Strong skills in laboratory experimentation and documentation, with demonstrated ability to write clear comprehensive technical reports.
• Solid engineering/scientific understanding and hands-on experience in cell culture and bench scale bioreactor operation.
•Competency in employing Design of Experiments (DOE) approach and statistical data analysis, including and use of SAS JMP or similar statistical analysis software.
•Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work in cross-functional team environment.

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Job: Bio Process-Ferment/Cell Cultr

Job Title:Scientist, Bio Process

Primary Location: NA-US-NJ-Kenilworth

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): 1st

Company Trade Name:Merck