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Microbiology Expert /Technician – BET and IPC testing – 5269

Our client, an innovative and dynamic bio-pharmaceutical company headquartered in Switzerland, covering multiple therapeutic areas, is looking a Microbiology Expert in BET and IPC testing for a 12-month contract in Basel area, Switzerland.

As a Microbiology Expert you will be supporting the Microbiology Testing team with pyrogen testing: Bacterial Endotoxins Test (BET), Low Endotoxin Recovery (LER) studies, Monocyte Activation Test (MAT).

Main Responsibilities:

• Support project teams in BET release, stability and IPC testing incl. AS, JS, VS, AM and analytical batch record reviews reviews

• Support in setting of BET specifications for drug substance, drug product and vehicles

• Review BET method suitability test protocols and report including corresponding analytical raw data

• Support method transfer and reviews transfer protocols and reports (internal and external)

• Write/review risk assessments in case of endotoxin contaminations or deviations

• Support project teams in LER related topics

• Provide expertise for beta-glucan testing analytics

• Review SOPs/WPs

• Support answers to health authority requests (BET and MAT related HA requests)

• Build strong collaboration and standards with external testing laboratories

Qualifications and Experience:

Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required; 

• PhD, diploma, bachelor or master in microbiology / biotechnology (or related science)

• 1 – 3 years experience within pharmaceutical industry / GMP environment

• Fluent English

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