This role is to provide strategic and operational leadership to the Vector Development group at Adaptimmune. The scope includes the day to day management of the upstream and downstream process development teams, oversight and review of the Vector Development projects, strategic updating Adaptimmune’s vector development roadmap and interfacing with other key functions (MS&T, Manufacturing, Quality and Regulatory), and especially focusing on the tech transfer of new processes and innovations out of process development.
Qualifications & Experience
The role requires a depth of experience in the process development, optimization, scale-up and technology transfer of bioprocesses. The role would lead the vector bioprocess development effort within Vector Development group and would be responsible for the development of the entire bioprocess including the upstream production of the vector and downstream purification and concentration unit operations. Therefore a deep understanding of technologies suitable for scale-up of bioprocesses is required including
Skills & Competencies
Decision Making Authority
Travel to CMOs and conferences is likely to be required.