WuXi AppTec

Associate Scientist - Tech Transfer

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
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Associate Scientist responsible for conducting experiments underminimal supervision in order to support the tech transfer and method validation. Strong oral and written communication skills and actively contributes to training and technical
review. Performs and directs assays according to and in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Acts as project lead as required.


  • Perform bioanalysis assay but not limited to ELISA, DNA/RNA preparation, qPCR, SDS-PAGE and in vitro assays, etc.
  • Execution of assays under a GLP/GMP-environment.
  • Trained to be able to plan, set up, execute and monitor experiments.
  • Data analysis, technical review and author R&D reports.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required.
  • Support Technology Transfer activities and transfer qualified methods to Testing Operation Department.
  • Able to trouble shoot deviation investigation and to find the route source of experimental variations.
  • Accurately record experimental results according to GDP/GMP standards.
  • Ensure and promote safe environmental and laboratory practices.
  • Stay current on new technologies as well as relevant scientific literature to help maintain the organization’s long-term competitive position and profitability.
  • Monitors and communicates inventory needs within the department as well as Materials Management group.
  • Coordinate material request, monitoring, recording.


  • Bachelors’ degree with major in Biological or Chemical Engineering, Biological Sciences or other science-related major
  • 2-4 years of relevant experience with a Bachelors’ degree.
  • 0-2 years of relevant experience with a Masters’ degree.

Our Values:

Integrity & Dedication, Working Together & Sharing Success; Do the Right Thing & Do it Right.


Our greatest asset is our people, WuXi is dedicated to providing opportunities for internal growth with direct access to a dedicated and accessible Human Resources team.


WuXi AppTec provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.


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