Downstream Scientist III / Senior Scientist

7 months ago(6/29/2017 11:19 AM)
Adello Biologics, LLC


Adello Biologics is a privately held, U.S.-based biotechnology company that leads with science to accelerate development and drive manufacturing efficiency. The company's aim is to provide high-quality, affordable biosimilars to patients worldwide. Headquartered in Piscataway, NJ and driven by a team of highly skilled industry veterans, Adello is advancing a strategic pipeline of proteins and complex monoclonal antibodies with lead candidates in oncology and immunology. For more information, visit


Our vision is to make biosimilar medications affordable. We are seeking candidates interested in contributing to a bourgeoning field that has the potential to help millions of patients. As a growing company, Adello Biologics offers real development opportunities for candidates excited to take on responsibility, make an immediate impact and help us achieve our vision. As part of a close knit team, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a unique, high science industry while expanding your career. We are seeking a Downstream Scientist III / Senior Scientist to be based out of our HQ in Piscataway, NJ.




The Downstream Senior Scientist, Process Development, is a regular employee in a full-time exempt position at Adello Biologics, LLC, in Piscataway, NJ. This employee performs and provides hands-on direction for downstream process Development, process optimization, technology transfer and cGMP manufacturing related activities. This position requires extensive technical expertise in mammalian cell based purification processes, cGMP manufacturing and compliance for BLA requirements. Microbial experience is nice to have.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform downstream process development, optimization, characterization, scale-up, technology/process transfer for cGMP manufacturing, process troubleshooting and data analysis.
  • Provides technical direction in developing purification process.
  • Executes small-scale validation studies.
  • Implements advanced technology to aid in reaching production goals.
  • Ensures a healthful and safe working environment and to comply with federal and state regulations in regard to the same.
  • Ensures that plans are developed and in place before work commences.
  • Maintains Lab notebooks for all projects and ensure that it is adhered to by all staff within the department.
  • Identifies resource requirements, ensure ordering is timely and that resources are shared appropriately.
  • Other tasks as requested by management.




  • A Bachelor’s degree, a Master’s degree, or a Doctorate degree in chemical, biological, or biochemical sciences.


  • PhD 5-8 years of experience, Master’s degree 10-12 years of experience and Bachelor’s degree 12-15 years of experience is required.
  • Experience must be in relevant process-demonstrated skill in column chromatography, column packing/unpacking, ultrafiltration/diafiltration, and sterile filtration operations.
  • Experience in cGMP and large scale manufacturing equipment and practices and with the transfer of technology to cGMP operations.
  • Experience with FDA audits and participation in BLA fillings is desirable.



  • Excellent verbal, written and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to understand, read, write, and speak English fluently.

Adello Biologics, LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Adello Biologics, LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training


Notice To Agency And Search Firm Representatives

Adello Biologics is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Adello employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Adello. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.


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