Scientist-Engineer, MSAT

The Scientist-Engineer, MSAT performs process and analytical experimental studies as part of a team that is effectively delivering cell therapy services to clients in accordance with defined scope of work, timelines, and budgets. This includes leading projects in process development, technology transfer and continuous improvement of our client’s novel manufacturing processes. Our goal is to support our clients in developing commercially viable cell therapy products, so that they can become accessible to all.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Accountable for the design and execution of experimental studies in the laboratory, for example:

Perform laboratory experiments for client projects

Perform analytical testing for client projects

Preparation and scheduling of laboratory equipment for experiments

Provide technical leadership of client products during manufacturing and development, for example:

Direct technical communication with clients during manufacturing and development

Support manufacturing in identifying and resolving manufacturing process constraints

Lead the generation of manufacturing and development documentation, for example:

Generating experiment protocols and reports for development projects

Generating draft batch records and other manufacturing documentation

Generating manufacturing risk assessments, such as FMEA

Perform data analysis to reach actionable conclusions, for example:

Compile and analyze experimental data

Present experimental data internally and externally to clients


Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in relevant life science or engineering discipline

Minimum of 3 years’ experience in aseptic cell processing, cell culture and cell analytics under the guidance of scientific protocols

CDMO experience

Demonstrated ability to deliver projects to specific timelines and budgets

Experience in working effectively and delegating tasks in a team-based environment

Demonstrated ability in technical writing and the preparation of, protocols and reports, presentations and/or other communications

Basic understanding of the technical principles, theories and concepts of cell therapy or similar products

This job may require occasional evening and weekend work