PTx is devoted to developing and commercializing cancer medicines and combination therapies that can make a meaningful difference in the lives of cancer patients. We are united in our passion for improving the treatment of cancer and our desire to make a meaningful contribution to outcomes. We believe that innovation is not enough. In today’s challenging healthcare climate, we strive to develop and assess our products based on the real-world impact they have in improving the quality and duration of our patients’ lives. We measure our success in the birthdays, anniversaries, and other important life moments that our patients are able to enjoy.


PTx has recently acquired global rights to Leukine (Sargramostim). Leukine is the only licensed FDA-approved GM-CSF, and PTx is investing in Leukine to position it for growth. With Leukine, PTx acquired its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Lynnwood and we are North of Seattle, just a few minutes from downtown (but far enough out of, traffic and high cost of living in the city!). We are an established team with a renewed energy to seize on an exciting opportunity. To get there we need outstanding people to join our team of talented, innovative and committed professionals.


The Process Science//Analytical Lifecycle Management Department is composed of scientists and engineers who are responsible for the development, maintenance and remediation of the production process and analytical methods performed by QC. Activities include performing scale-down modeling of the process, screening of raw materials and updating and re-validating analytical methods to current standards.



  • This is a development position.

  • Reports to head of Process Science/ Analytical Life Cycle Management

  • Ability to work independently

  • Brings 15 plus years of method development  and method validation experience

  • Demonstrated expertise in with HPLC, CE, peptide mapping and MS

  • Experience with protein characterization

  • Responsible for experimental design and  execution as well as data interpretation

  • Writing and reviewing of development reports and qualification/ validation protocols

  • Project management experience

  • Ability to perform statistical analysis

  • Interacts with members of QC, PS/ALCM. Production and validation


*key responsibilities may differ among employees with the same job title and may change over time, in accordance with business needs.



  • This role currently has no direct reports to manage, but they must embody considerable leadership skills to be successful (including effective intrapersonal and cross-functional communications both written and verbal, relationship building, agility and adaptability)



  • Bachelor's Degree and at least 15 years working in analytical development for biologics



  • An advanced degree in a biological science or engineering

  • Demonstrated strong organizational, interpersonal and project management skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work  independently and provide some leadership

  • Strong writing skills and experience with validation protocols

  • Familiarity with ICH and FDA Guidelines for method development and validation

  • Hands on experience with analytical methods such as CE, ICE, MS, HPLC, Peptide maps


Compensation and benefits are very competitive. They include a base salary, performance bonus, stock options and profit sharing. Our benefits include health, vision, dental and life Ins, 401(k) with match & PTO


To be considered for the position, please send your resume to


(781) 218-9394


19 Muzzey Street

Lexington, MA 02421

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