Career Opportunities

Waisman Biomanufacturing strives to employ dedicated individuals who have a strong work ethic, are goal-oriented and take pride in accomplishments, have a collaborative approach to team-work, and excel in problem-solving in a deadline-oriented work environment.

Current Openings:

Quality Assurance Document Control Specialist

The Document Control Specialist's primary responsibilities will include QA documentation and record keeping, QA raw material control, quality systems (documentation control, failure investigation, deviation reporting, etc.) and training documentation. They will also provide backup support for external audits. A Bachelor's degree is required. A degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Bacteriology, Virology or a related field is preferred. Well-qualified applicants will have the following preferred work experience: 

  • One to two years of work experience in a manufacturing environment. Undergraduate research experience will be considered. 
  • Experience performing Quality Assurance (QA) duties is highly preferred.
  • Experience working under current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Experience in documentation control including documentation initiation, review and approval as well as review and approval of manufacturing batch records.
  • Experience performing inspections, completing QA documentation and releasing GMP raw materials. 
  • Experience providing support during audits by regulatory agencies and prospective clients (e.g., interacting with auditor(s), responding to resulting observations, providing documentation, etc.)

To find out more and to apply, please visit: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/495989/quality-assurance-document-control-specialist

Quality Assurance Specialist

The Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist will be responsible for QA documentation and record keeping, auditing, QA raw material control, quality systems (documentation control, failure investigation, deviation reporting, etc.) and training documentation. A minimum of 2 years' experience performing Quality Assurance (QA) duties is required. Prior QA work experience in a manufacturing environment under current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) is highly preferred. A Bachelor's degree is required. A degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Bacteriology, Virology or a related field is preferred. Well-qualified applicants will have the following preferred work experience: 

  • Experience in documentation control including documentation initiation, review and approval as well as review and approval of manufacturing batch records.
  • Experience reviewing documentation, performing inspections, completing QA documentation and releasing GMP raw materials. 
  • Experience performing audits of vendors and contract laboratories by mail. 
  • Experience providing support during audits by regulatory agencies and prospective clients (e.g., interacting with auditor(s), responding to resulting observations, providing documentation, etc.)

To find out more and to apply, please visit: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/495988/quality-assurance-specialist

Researcher - Cell Therapy and Culture

The Researcher will support translational research by serving as a subject matter expert in the areas of cell therapies and large scale cell culture. The Researcher will develop and execute cell culture and upstream manufacturing processes that support the production of clinical trial materials for Waisman Biomanufacturing and its clients. A Master's degree is required. A degree in cellular biology, microbiology, molecular biology, biochemical engineering or a closely related field is preferred. A PhD is preferred. Well-qualified applicants will have the following preferred experience and knowledge:

  • Expertise in one or more of the following areas: microbial fermentation, large scale mammalian cell culture, viral vector production, bioreactors, or cell therapies (hESC, iPSC, MSC). 
  • Experience and desire to work in a highly collaborative, team-focused environment.
  • Previous work experience in the biotechnology industry.
  • 2+ years of experience in process development and/or manufacturing of biotherapeutics for Phase I/II clinical trials. 
  • Research and project leadership experience related to the production of biopharmaceuticals.
  • Expertise in liquid chromatography, filtration and aseptic fill operations.
  • Expertise in development, validation, execution, monitoring and manufacturing of novel biotherapeutics, vaccines, and related components as well as manufacturing operations as required.
  • Expertise in cGMPs and application to the process development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics or vaccines. 
  • Experience with supervision of staff.

To find out more and to apply, please visit: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/495222/researcher-cell-therapy-and-culture

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Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding applicants must be released upon request.  Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.  UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.