Microbix Biosystems is a fast growing biotechnology company based in Mississauga.
Founded in 1988 as a producer of infectious disease antigens, primarily for the diagnostics market, Microbix invests in the virology business to build capacity and develop new products to address emerging market opportunities, while enhancing manufacturing and laboratory capabilities and technologies.
Our emerging products take aim at large market opportunities. With Microbix' core competencies in the Diagnostics business, including cell culture, molecular biology, and GMP quality system, these new products build on Microbix' strength.
We are currently hiring for the following positions:
The current available full-time position is for a motivated and self-directed Scientist to join the Bioreactor Process Development team within the department of Research and Development.
Scope of work:
• Design and execute experiments for developing and optimizing bioreactor-based culture of mammalian cells to maximize cell growth and virus production.
• • Minimum Master’s degree in biochemical or chemical engineering or a relevant biological science.
• Experience in developing and optimizing bioreactor-based cell culture of mammalian cells. Experience with virus production considered a strong asset.
Microbix strives to meet and exceed our customer expectations. Management and employees are committed to comply with customer and regulatory requirements for continuous improvement in everything we do. We apply our quality management system to all relevant activities. Senior Management reviews our Quality Management System on a regular basis to ensure its continued effectiveness