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Advanced Cell Technology, Inc., a biotechnology company, engages in the development and commercialization of human embryonic and adult stem cell technology in the field of regenerative medicine. The company is conducting various clinical trials for treating macular degeneration, and has a preclinical development pipeline focused on products for eye diseases, autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, and wound healing. Its intellectual property portfolio includes pluripotent stem cell platforms comprising embryonic stem cell and induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) platforms; and other cell therapy research programs, such as opthamology, autoimmune/inflammation, and platelet programs. Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. develops and maintains an intellectual property portfolio, with ownership or licensing of approximately 37 issued patents and approximately 190 patent applications pending in the field of regenerative medicine and stem cell therapy. The company is headquartered in Marlborough, Massachusetts.

Current Openings:

Manager of Cell Manufacturing

The Manager of Manufacturing is an integral part of the manufacturing team that is responsible for leading the group in the production of cell products for clinical trials. This individual should be accustomed to following SOP’s and cGMP in a clean room environment. A working knowledge of culture of embryonic stem cells and their differentiation is a must.

The work will focus on both existing clinical trial material manufacturing processes as well as new processes under development. Knowledge of technology transfer and process development of protocols into clean room SOP’s and cGMP is a plus.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Excellent cell culture and sterile technique
  • Experience working in a clean room environment
  • Understanding of cGMPs and ability to follow and adhere to SOPs
  • Strong understanding of developmental biology
  • Experience with hematopoietic stem cells and mesenchymal stem cells
  • In vitro culture and differentiation of pluripotent stem cells
  • In vitro differentiation, expansion and terminal maturation of stem cells
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team oriented environment

Requirements:

  • BS in a related discipline with 5-8 years of relevant working experience.
  • Clean room experience
  • Have lawful immigration status to work legally for US firms

To Apply:

Please, email resume with detailed description of research background and technical skills that meet the requirements, and a list of publications to: Careers@advancedcell.com.


Cell Culture Technician

The Cell Culture Technician is an integral part of the manufacturing team. This individual should be accustomed to following SOP’s and cGMP in a clean room environment and will perform daily laboratory tasks and interpret data related to cell culture and media preparation. A working knowledge of culture of hES / iPS and their differentiation is a plus.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform laboratory techniques and activities to generate and maintain multiple hES / iPS cell lines
  • Prepare reagents and tests samples.
  • Prepare media.
  • Write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Work within class 10,000 clean room environments while appropriately gowned.
  • Work within a class 100 biosafety cabinet to maintain sterile aseptic environment.
  • Assist in performing technical reviews of cell line paperwork.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in biology or related discipline.
  • 1 to 2 years industry related experience in a biological laboratory
  • Have lawful immigration status to work legally for US firms

To Apply:

Please, email resume with detailed description of research background and technical skills that meet the requirements, and a list of publications to: Careers@advancedcell.com.


Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.