Abbott Bioprocess Engineer (Bioverfahrenstechnik) (m/f/d) in Technical Operations in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has more than 3,000 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. Alere in Cologne and Jena is now Abbott.

Abbott Diagnostics Division is looking for a

Bioprocess Engineer (Bioverfahrenstechnik) (m/f/d) in Technical Operations

based in Wiesbaden.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and qualify new manufacturing processes and test methods in the production of in-vitro diagnostic assays.

  • Manage complex technical projects across several functions, cultures, and countries.

  • Independently identify and evaluate opportunities to improve manufacturing capability, quality, and cost.

  • Perform characterization and validation studies do identify and document critical process parameters and analytical performance characteristics.

  • Transfer processes from characterization phase to on-market phase, compliant with regulations and current good manufacturing practice (cGMP).

  • Support colleagues, share knowledge, and achieve team goals under pressure of tight timelines.

Your Profile:

  • University degree in Bioprocess Engineering or similar

  • Minimum of 3 - 4 years of experience in process engineering or technical roles in the biotech industry; advanced degrees in a relevant field may offset this requirement.

  • Extensive practical experience and expert knowledge in the following fields: fermentation & cell cultures, protein purification & chromatography, protein analysis, cross-linking and surface chemistry, molecular biotechnology, and immunology

  • Proven analytical and engineering skill set

  • Demonstrated business mindset and propensity for measured risk taking

  • Experienced in working and communicating effectively in teams with diverse personalities and cultural backgrounds

  • Advanced English language skills, and basic knowledge of German or demonstrated ability to learn another foreign language to fluent proficiency

  • Practical experience with current GMP, and ISO5 & ISO8 cleanrooms is highly desirable

  • Expertise in programming and working with databases is desirable

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

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