The Center for Breakthrough Medicines is on track to be the largest single-site cell and gene therapy contract development and manufacturing organization in the world. Our comprehensive service offering accelerates speed to market through supply chain disruption mitigation strategies, end-to-end program management expertise and unique platform technology with the ability to follow a molecule from idea to commercialization. CBM’s integrated approach provides high quality and consistent end-to-end manufacturing capability including: Process and Analytical Development; Plasmid DNA production; Viral Vector Production of Lentivirus; AAV and Adenovirus; Testing and Analytics; Autologous, Allogeneic and Gene-edited Cell Therapy Bioprocessing; and Cell banking. CBM’s horizontal and vertical integration provides one source throughout a product’s life cycle.
CBM’s mission is to accelerate the delivery and affordability of lifesaving and life-changing therapies from discovery to market by offering a complete solution for the development and commercialization of cell and gene therapies.
CBM is located just outside of Philadelphia in the Heart of Cellicon Valley on The Discovery Labs campus set on 300 acres with 2.4 million square feet of life sciences lab and manufacturing space, allowing clients to scale their development and manufacturing needs without ever having to change sites, while providing employees a true community campus experience focused exclusively on life sciences.
The Discovery Labs is a Global Platform Company inclusive of CBM, The Discovery Labs Properties, UniteIQ incubator labs, and The Colony, a unique investment and resource model enabling groundbreaking therapies to be brought to life.
The Viral Vector Manufacturing Lead Associate will serve as an exemplary role model to guide and lead a diverse manufacturing team towards achieving on-time delivery of manufacturing operations for our multiproduct cGMP gene and cell therapy site.
The incumbent will embrace and promote right-first-time culture while operating upstream and downstream equipment for adherent and suspension systems and performing production support activities while maintaining compliance to cGMP standards.
The individual will be a hard-working, motivated, goal and solution-oriented team player eager to contribute to building a manufacturing operation unparalleled in its capabilities and expertise. The individual will also have a willingness and aptitude for adoption of new technology, an ability to build relationships and work effectively in a cross-functional team and show commitment to the highest safety and quality standards.
This position requires multi-tasking, wearing many hats, and has the potential to evolve into a supervisor role.