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Technical Specialist - Downstream

Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Closing date
19 May 2022

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Biology, Biotechnology
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

We are currently looking for a Technical Specialist - Downstream to join a leading Biopharmaceutial company based in the Hertfordshire area. As the Technical Specialist - Downstream you will be responsible for providing expertise on the process improvement and batch throughput to reduce process validation and assure or improve product quality.


Your duties as the Technical Specialist - Downstream will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As the Technology Technical Specialist - Downstream, you will be responsible for assisting with the development, commissioning and introduction of new processes and products from R&D into manufacturing areas.

2. You will be responsible for writing or updating controlled documents including SOPs and Process Instructions, as well as participating in or leading quality risk assessments as appropriate to prepare for any change proposals to manufacturing processes.

3. You will be involved in the introduction of new equipment, processes and products into production areas.

4. Your role as the Technical Specialist - Downstream will include being the technical subject matter expert (SME) for processes/projects.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Technical Specialist - Downstream we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a relevant life science's discipline such as Biotechnology, Bioengineering, Biochemical Engineering, Bioprocessing etc.

2. Proven industry experience working within a GMP environment, as well as experience with continuous or process improvement methodology.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with protein purification techniques such as chromatography, using AKTA systems and purification.

Key Words: AKTA / Chromatography / Protein Purification / Technology Technical Specialist / DSP / Hertfordshire / Continuous Improvement Methodology / Process Improvement / Operational Excellence / Tech Transfer / Improve Processes / Bioengineering / Biochemical Engineer / Biotechnology


Hyper Recruitment Solutions is a specialist and highly compliant recruitment consultancy dedicated to the Science and Technology sectors.

Hyper Recruitment Solutions (HRS), founded and run by Ricky Martin and in partnership with Lord Alan Sugar, has a wealth of recruitment expertise as well as compliance and commercial awareness. We offer a range of permanent, temporary and contract staff.

Our vision is to provide recruitment solutions which will assist in the improvement and quality of life for all. To do so, HRS will focus on the support of sectors whose primary focus is in making the world a better place. This could be working for a Pharmaceutical company who is developing new and existing therapeutics or an FMCG business who is making the latest consumer products in a sustainable and efficient way. We want to provide a service to those areas of actual need which will have an impact on us all.

We provide services across a broad range of industries including the following specialist sectors:

• Biotechnology
• Pharmaceutical
• Medical Device
• Clinical Research
• Food / FMCG
• Engineering
• Science

With all jobseekers we are looking to form close relationships where we can offer you the most accurate and useful advice. We intend to not only find and present the most ideal career options to you, but we want to provide advice on the entire recruitment process. We are a business who listens and advises and as shown on our website we have a clear ‘candidate commitment’ to ensure your search is in the most professional and capable hands. Some of the key areas we focus on include:

• Quality Assurance (including Qualified Persons)
• Clinical Research (all phases and therapeutic fields)
• Bioinformatics
• Research & Development
• Consumer Insight and Sensory
• Lean and Continuous Improvement
• Engineering (all disciplines)
• Manufacturing, Scale up and Technology Transfer
• Packaging and Sustainability 
• Medical Affairs
• Sales and Business Development
• Information Systems & Technology
• Executive Appointments

HRS has been awarded membership to the REC (Recruitment and Employment Confederation) and APSCo (Association of Professional Staffing Companies). This is to assure all clients and candidates that our processes and practices comply with all relevant government and recruitment industry regulations.

Lord Sugar, Ricky Martin and everyone at HRS look forward to working with you. Please do not hesitate to visit our website or contact us via
Telephone: 02032 255 120

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0203 910 2980
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