CTG Scientist II in Carlsbad, California

Title: Scientist II

Location: US-CA-Carlsbad

Job Number: 18211152

CTG is currently recruiting for a Scientist II (Cell Biologist) to provide support for our customer in Carlsbad, CA. This is a 12 month contract role and the resource must be onsite in Carlsbad.

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Duration: 12 month W2 contract

Job Description

The primary focus of the Scientist II role will be the design, execution, and analysis of process development experiments to support bioprocessing integration of CAR-T production. The Scientist II will work collaboratively within the R&D cell biology team to integrate new technologies, products and protocols for CAR-T production (T cell isolation, activation, expansion, gene editing). Additionally, this role may be responsible for the evaluation of new technologies. This is a hands-on position with the candidate expected to spend at least 80% time at the bench.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Development and optimization of current workflow for CAR-T production.

  • Test and integrate semiautomation machinery into CAR-T workflow.

  • Launch product using a gated approach.

  • Support process transfer to customers.

  • Author technical documents and PPT presentation

Basic Skills Required:

  • M.S. or equivalent and 0 - 2 years of experience or B.S. with at least 6 years of relevant experience, preferably in industrial setting.

  • Demonstrated experience with the development of bio-processes with CAR-T experience preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience with either the development of bio-processes( bioreactor/wavebags, electroporation) or immunotherapy, experience in both preferred.

  • Experience with Finesse bioreactor/ deltaV software preferred.

  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced team environment, meet deadlines, prioritize work across multiple projects.

  • Self-starter with strong work ethic.

  • Must have excellent organizational, attention to detail, verbal and written communication skills.

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we recruit for a wide variety of positions. However, this particular client has a specific requirement which dictates that only US citizens or US permanent residents will be considered

  • All interested individuals must be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors).

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company


To be considered please immediately apply to this requisition using the link provided or go to the CTG Careers page for this opening (18211152). For additional information, please contact Greg Hannigan at gregory.hannigan@ctg.com or call 716-888-4115 (toll-free at 800-992-5350 x4115). Kindly forward to any other parties you feel may be interested. Thank you!


CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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