Offers “Sanofi”

42 days agoSanofi

Production Technician

  • Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

Job description

Production Technician

Based in Amsterdam, Netherlands

As we expand our R&D manufacturing operations we are seeking a Production Technician to support our production for clinical trials. We are putting together are team so we have multiple openings for lesser and more experienced candidates.

We require a GMP background in pharmaceutical, biotech, CMO and we are willing to support the knowledge required for cell therapy/cell culture.

About Kiadis

Kiadis, a Sanofi Company, is a biopharmaceutical R&D unit dedicated to accelerating novel cell-based therapies for cancer patients. We are at the forefront of cell therapy science and drive innovation in NK-cell therapy with cutting-edge R&D and production capabilities.  As part of Sanofi’s oncology research, the teams in Amsterdam extensively collaborate with the other global Sanofi teams.


About the role

As Production Technician you will be part of a team responsible for the production of our unique PM21 particle that enables improved and sustained growth of high-dose NK cells. As a key contributor to getting our therapies to the patients, you take pride in executing all your activities in a timely manner with highest regard to quality, safety, health and environment standards. In your day-to-day work you will:

Prepare and execute manufacturing runs in accordance with approved master batch records and standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Ensure consistent process execution to guarantee high quality output.

Ensure accurate completion of documentation associated with manufacturing, including documentation of any non-conformances or unusual results during manufacturing.

Guard compliance to SOPs and relevant cGMP regulations during manufacturing.

Keep the cleanroom/production area in an optimal state

Support investigations, root cause analyses and/or implementation of process changes resulting from manufacturing non-conformances or continuous improvement activities.

About the department

The Kiadis Operations team is responsible for all aspects of CMC development, manufacturing, procurement, planning and customer service within Kiadis. We are a group of experienced professionals – cell therapy experts, biologists, engineers, analysts, manufacturing technicians, and more, driven by the passion to develop and supply innovative cell therapy products, directly to patients. We work through a global network of internal and external laboratories and production facilities, and interact on a daily basis with apheresis centers and hospitals around the world. Join us and see for yourself how your talent and skills will bring us closer to our ultimate goal: helping patients worldwide. 


About you

In order to be successful in the role you will have/be:

BSc/HLO or MSc in cell biology, biotechnology, bioprocess technology or a related field or equivalent level work experience

Minimum 1 year of working experience in a GMP manufacturing environment

Aseptic / sterile background would be highly desirable, but not essential

Industrial cell therapy, vaccines or upstream biologics manufacturing would be desirable but not essential

Ability to comply with applicable procedures and regulations; Good understanding of GMP and/or experience in GMP production is a plus.

Excellent planning and organizing skills.

Excellent team player and communicator.

Strong sense of quality and ownership.

Professional proficiency of the English language, written and verbal. Other languages especially Dutch are a plus.

About Sanofi

Our purpose at Sanofi is to work passionately every day to understand and solve healthcare needs of people across the world. Our ambition is by 2025, to be a top 3 innovative, global and diversified human healthcare company. One that embraces transformative technologies and is focused on its area of excellence, which means we’re not there to try to solve everybody’s problems. We want to focus on those areas where we know we are making a difference.  


The values we live by are teamwork, courage, respect, and integrity.


Inspire your Journey, what Sanofi can offer you:

·  An international work environment, in which you can develop your talent and realize ideas and innovations within a competent team.

·  An individual and well-structured introduction and training when you onboard.

·  You can create your own career path within Sanofi. Your professional and personal development will be supported purposefully.

·  As a globally successful and constantly growing company, Sanofi provides international career paths as well.


Pursue progress, discover extraordinary

Better is out there. Better medications, better outcomes, better science. But progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. So, let’s be those people.

At Sanofi, we provide equal opportunities to all regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.

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At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

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