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Scientists III

Job Title: Scientists III


Job Location: 80 Ashby Road, Bedford, Ma 01730


This position qualifies for EMD Millipore Corporation’s employee referral program.




  • Design and execute virology testing and research projects, focused on viral clearance and viral inactivation for biotherapeutic processing operations; 
  • Work with a wide range of model virus systems, including bacteriophage and mammalian viruses;
  • Conduct method development and validation and product improvement projects;
  • Work cross-functionally with customers and colleagues in product development, field marketing, biomanufacturing science, applications and service groups;
  • Ensure that project requirements are clearly understood and intensively pursue project milestones; 
  • Effectively communicate technical information throughout the organization;
  • Participate in industry and professional organizations and conferences, and interface with regulatory organizations; and 
  • Maintain awareness of current methodology and instrumentation.  


Requirements and Qualifications:


Education Requirements:


Employer requires a PhD in Biology, Microbiology or Virology or related field;


Master’s degree in Biology, Microbiology, virology or related field plus 2 years of experience as a scientist working in virology and technology assessment will substitute for a PhD in Biology, Microbiology, virology or related field.


Experience and Skills

Additionally, the successful candidate must have:

  1. 2 years of academic or industrial experience with microbiology, bacteriophage, cell culture, and virus quantitation with infectivity assays and molecular methods;
  2. Proven track record establishing the culture of bacteriophage, propagation methods, and design assay systems;
  3. Ability to effectively communicate relevant scientific data and analysis to scientific staff and technical experts within the field and in a related field;
  4. Proven track record of product development, applications development, and validation; and
  5. Proficiency with statistical analysis software.


All years of work experience may be gained concurrently.


Please send resumes to EMD Millipore Corporation, 400 Summit Drive, Burlington, MA 01803 (Attn: Req. # 209519).

Job Requisition ID:  209519
Location:  Bedford
Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)
Working time model:  full-time

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