Manager, Manufacturing Technology - SUF
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Posted on: August 7, 2022
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision
transforming patients lives through science. In oncology,
hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the
most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry each of our
passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive
meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we
pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
The Manager, Manufacturing Technology SUF, is a senior member of
the MT team and will serve as a technical leader and subject matter
expert for upstream and downstream purification; providing direct
support to drug substance late-stage and commercial manufacturing
at the BMS Devens Single Use Facility (SUF). The successful
candidate will have expertise in one or more areas of biologics
manufacturing and be a key contributor to a highly technical,
diverse, and collaborative team of scientists and engineers by
setting appropriate objectives and action plans, overcoming
obstacles, and delivering results to meet established timelines.
The position is located in Devens, MA and reports to the Senior
Manager, Manufacturing Technology-SUF.
* The Manager, Manufacturing Technology SUF, will be responsible to
support a newly created team to provide technical support to
Upstream and Downstream biologics manufacturing for late-stage and
commercial assets manufactured in the SUF. This position offers the
opportunity to provide strong and highly visible contributions to
cross-functional teams (Manufacturing, Engineering, Process
Development, Quality, Analytical, and Global Regulatory Sciences
groups) to resolve complex technical problems while meeting
delivery, schedule, and quality objectives. The successful
candidate will be a key contributor to a highly technical process
support team by meeting highly visible business objectives and
overcoming obstacles; by delivering results within project
timelines; and by building and maintenance of effective
collaborations with site and network support organizations.
* Serve as an effective partner for manufacturing groups, bringing
technical expertise from development and MS&T lab groups to the
manufacturing floor, and relaying the voice of the operations staff
back to development and MS&T lab scientists.
* Routinely liaises with MS&T Process Champions, SUF
Manufacturing Operations, and Devens MS&T regarding strategies
for technical and operational improvements, investigation
resolution, and process validation.
* Participate in cross functional project teams to drive complex
process improvement or to enable or enhance organizational
* Provides process subject matter expertise for regulatory
inspections and other interactions with regulatory agencies
* Establishes high performance standards, defines clear
accountability, and leads by developing, adopting and supporting
* Actively communicates group s activities and progress through
varied technical and non-technical forums.
Qualifications & Experience
* Knowledge of process engineering and science generally attained
through studies resulting in a B.S., in engineering, a related
discipline, or its equivalent. Graduate education through M.S. or
Ph.D. is highly desired
* A minimum of 6 years relevant experience in biopharmaceutical
industry or its equivalent. Time spent in advanced degree programs
may be considered as equivalent relevant experience
* Expertise in at least one area of drug-substance bioprocessing
such as cell-culture/fermentation, protein purification, process
development, manufacturing support, or protein chemistry is
* Knowledge of mammalian-based biologics manufacturing processes is
* Mastery of SOPs, cGMPs and the know how to work and manage within
a regulatory environment.
* Successful experience in project management including proficient
use of project management tools and software such as MS Project and
other collaborative systems.
* Excellent verbal & written communications skills. Interpersonal
and facilitation skills necessary to lead people and
* Expertise in univariate (Discoverant, JMP, Seeq) and multivariate
(SIMCA-online) data analysis desired
* Experience in working in /leading cross-functional teams is
* Demonstrated problem solving ability, interpersonal, and oral and
written communication skills are essential along with strong
* Strong work ethic and ability to mentor junior staff.
* Demonstrated independent decision making and ability to work
Principal assignment is in a modern biopharmaceutical facility
which requires adherence to various Personal Protective Equipment
(PPE) standards. pursue their goals, both at work and in their
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the
lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our
individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive
culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency,
accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest
potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and
flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of
competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our
employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work
and in their personal lives.
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the
field is an essential job function of this role which the Company
deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee
well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.
To protect the safety of our workforce, customers, patients and
communities, the policy of the Company requires all employees and
workers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19, unless they have received an exception based on an
approved request for a medical or religious reasonable
accommodation. Therefore, all BMS applicants seeking a role located
in the U.S. and Puerto Rico must confirm that they have already
received or are willing to receive the full COVID-19 vaccination by
their start date as a qualification of the role and condition of
employment. This requirement is subject to state and local law
restrictions and may not be applicable to employees working in
certain jurisdictions such as Montana. This requirement is also
subject to discussions with collective bargaining representatives
in the U.S.
Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities
can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable
workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles.
Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to
accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in
completing this application or if you are applying to a role based
in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and you believe that you are unable to
receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely
held religious belief, during or any part of the recruitment
process, please direct your inquiries to ...@bms.com
(mailto:...@bms.com) . Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to
access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.
Any data processed in connection with role applications will be
treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and
Keywords: Bristol Myers Squibb, Nashua , Manager, Manufacturing Technology - SUF, Executive , Ayer, New Hampshire
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!