Research Associate Process Development at Pharming Group


About Pharming:

Pharming Group N.V. develops innovative therapeutics for the treatment of genetic disorders. The company is poised for further scientific, technological and new product development and additional commercial roll-outs. The company is based internationally and growing quickly. As a result of this growth, we are looking for a Research Associate Process Development

About the role:
Within the R&D department, as part of the process development group, you will be working on the development of state-of-the-art downstream purification processes for new protein products.

Areas of responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the planning, execution and documentation of lab-scale chromatography and filtration experiments
  • Technology transfer and support of purification processes already transferred and scaled-up at contract manufacturing organizations


  • Bachelor in biochemistry, biotechnology, process engineering or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in process development with various protein purification techniques (e.g., chromatography, filtration)
  • Good knowledge of English, both in word and writing


  • Experience in the biopharmaceutical industry is preferred
  • Experience in conducting analytical methods (e.g., ELISA, HPLC, SDS-PAGE)
  • Experience in writing development plans and reports
  • Accurate and flexible

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