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Analytical & Formulation Sciences Intern

Job Description


Do you have a passion for innovative ideas and groundbreaking discoveries? With over $1 billion invested annually in R&D, at Thermo Fisher Scientific you’ll help solve some of the world’s toughest challenges, from giving cancer patients hope, ensuring safe drinking water and helping law enforcement tackle cases through forensics. We empower our teams to put science into meaningful action and give our R&D colleagues the autonomy, resources and tools they need to take science a step beyond.

Location/Division Specific Information

How will you make an impact?

Responsible for developing/optimizing enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) based analytical methods that will be used to support biopharmaceutical process development. You will work within an interdisciplinary team of scientists where you will learn and supply your skills and ideas to projects.

What will you do?

  • Perform laboratory experiments to enhance ELISA based methods with the purpose of improving performance and/or throughput with the application of automation tools.
  • Interpret literature to strategize approaches for successful method development.
  • Responsible for performing in-depth analysis of analytical data and collaborate with the analytical team.
  • Communicate findings and discuss relevance of your data to the larger analytical development team.

Who we are looking for: experience, skills & abilities

  • Theoretical knowledge of protein chemistry or immunology.
  • Working knowledge of ELISA techniques and their intended use.
  • Ability to work independently with excellent communication and prioritization skills.

How will you get here?


  • Enrolled in an Undergraduate Program for Biology/Chemistry Sciences or similar field.
  • Organic, Biochemistry or greater science knowledge is preferred.


  • No industry experience required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Passion for learning the analytical methods required for successful process development!
  • High attention to detail.
  • Strong desire to learning new skills.

Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Watch as our colleagues explain 5 reasons to work with us. A one team of 100,000+ colleagues, we share a common set of values - Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement - working together to accelerate research, solve complex scientific challenges, drive technological innovation and support patients in need. #StartYourStory at Thermo Fisher Scientific, where diverse experiences, backgrounds and perspectives are valued.

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