Bristol Myers Squibb Associate Scientist I, Materials Science in Devens, Massachusetts

The Associate Scientist I in Manufacturing Sciences & Technology will support the Materials Science group in the life cycle management of consumables and single-use systems utilized for biopharmaceuticals commercial manufacturing operations. The successful candidate will collaborate closely with Manufacturing, Manufacturing Technology, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Supply Chain, and Global Procurement groups on cross-functional teams.

The subject matter expert for this position will be primarily required to:

  • Provide technical expertise for single-use systems implementation including the authorship of qualification and validation technical documentation

  • Support consumable specification development

  • Evaluate and manage supplier changes to single-use systems (component design, manufacturing process, specification, etc.) to maintain GMP compliance.

  • Perform material assessments to determine suitability of new single-use systems

  • Lead the testing of single-use systems as necessary to qualify use of the new components in GMP manufacturing

  • Support material and consumable manufacturing investigations


  • B.S. in Chemical, Biochemical, Material Science Engineering, or Chemistry with a minimum of 1 year relevant industry experience

  • Awareness of cGMP compliance and regulatory agency requirements.

  • Demonstrated problem solving ability

  • Strong oral communication and technical writing skills

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.