Biologics Process Technical Specialist Role Cork

Upstream Lab Scientist

  • Posted Apr 10, 2024
  • Cork
  • Contract
  • BBBH27138

LSC have a great contract opportunity for an Upstream Bioprocess Scientist to join a Cork based Biopharmaceutical company. The site manufactures low volume bulk API for Phase III clinical trials, initial product launch and long-term market support. The team on site grow, purify, formulate, and bulk fill mammalian cell culture derived APIs for medicines intended for human use.

If you have scientific expertise on a variety of small-scale cell culture/microbial fermentation techniques to support process characterization and are ready for your next challenge, this could be the perfect project for you!


  • Critically evaluate the manufacturing process and proactively ideate to identify opportunities for robustness improvement, yield maximisation or cost reduction.
  • Participate in the internal network of SME's across the scientific and technical functions namely MSAT, Process Sciences and R&D etc.
  • Responsible for the authorship, communication and dissemination of scientific output to scientific & technical functions and MSAT stakeholders.
  • Utilise technical writing skills to author protocols, presentations and reports.
  • Operate in alignment with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP).
  • Maintaining a culture of Operational Excellence by applying standard work processes and maintaining laboratory 5S.


  • BSc with 8+ years of experience, MSc or PhD preferred.
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams and communicate effectively with people of all levels.
  • Previous SME or coaching experience desired.

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!

Apply via this advert or contact Adam Murphy at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have any more questions about this opportunity!

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