Senior Scientist, Bioprocess

at Waters Technologies Corporation in New Castle, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Senior Scientist, Bioprocess


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Company Name 
Waters Division  

Research and Development  

US-DE-Newark | US-DE  

Regular Full-Time


We need your talent!

Do you want to drive the creation of new innovative solutions to deliver high-quality biopharmaceuticals? Waters, with more than 7,000 employees worldwide is one of the world's leading technology providers of analytical tools in the life sciences and biopharma industries. We are seeking highly motivated engineers and scientists to contribute towards the development of cutting-edge research projects to advance Bioprocess technologies.

Now is the perfect time to join our new state-of-the-art lab at The University of Delaware.

Waters is establishing a new state-of-the-art lab located at the Science, Technology, and Advanced Research Campus of the University of Delaware. A team anchored in Delaware will uncover new trends and opportunities in next-generation bioprocess solutions and will have access to the latest technology in small-scale as well as large-scale bioreactors and analytical instruments. This endeavor will include dynamic collaborations with the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL), Universities, and companies worldwide. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team of biologists, data scientists, sensory experts, and bioprocess engineers.

Are you inspired by challenging cutting-edge opportunities?

If the culture of Waters is what you are looking for. This challenging opportunity will allow you to leverage your technical expertise to contribute towards bringing technologies and lifesaving therapies to market, please join us!


Carry out research and develop technology for analytical characterization of manufacturing processes for biologics and novel modalities
Drive and support prototype technology and provide proof of concept experimental evaluations
Foster collaborations with world-leading academics for cutting-edge technology concepts
Demonstrate potential for growth into a technical leader both internally to Waters as well as in the scientific community
Perform cell culture and practice aseptic techniques for developing and processing research-grade cellular products
Maintains lab equipment and related records and is responsible for ordering and vendor management.
Assist and train partners on day-to-day lab operations, procedures, and processes.
Work with project workstream to develop corresponding delivery schedules and milestones
Work with end users to develop user requirements for equipment/systems
Productivity and efficiency working in the laboratory
Troubleshooting and using your analytical skills
Operation of automated small-scale bioreactors and/or bench-top reactors




Masters in Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, Biochemistry, or a related field
Experience with bioreactor systems
Demonstrated broad knowledge base in cell culture and sterile technique
Solid theoretical background in cell biology
The ideal candidate should be highly motivated with demonstrated ability to work on research projects.
Looking for individuals with solid judgment/decision-making, the ability to take initiative, creativity, strong problem-solving skills, and freedom to act on their decisions.
Excellent oral and written communication skills and significant evidence of building good collaboration and relationship building with others including biomedical researchers.
Travel to our world headquarters in Massachusetts and customer visits are required.
Thrives in a diverse, inclusive start-up environment that is focused on innovation
Travel to our world headquarters in Massachusetts and customer visits are required
Waters is open to relocation for our talent


Company Description


Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for more than 60 years. With more than 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, with products available in more than 100 countries. Our team focuses on creating business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.

Working at Waters enables our employees to unlock the potential of their careers. Our global team is driven by purpose. We strive to be better, learn and improve every day in... For full info follow application link.

Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 1082675

Posted On: Dec 05, 2022

Updated On: Jan 04, 2023

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