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Biotech Industry Overview


Biotech jobs blend engineering and technology with biology, genetics and biochemistry to come up with solutions to challenges in human and animal health, and to develop new crops, fuels, medicines and other products.

Jobs in biotech involve research where the characteristics of living things are modified for scientific purposes. Potential products are identified, tested, moved through regulatory approval, marketed and manufactured. A specialist combining a career in biotech with a second career focus such as compliance, sales or IT handles each of those steps.

Biotechnology jobs can touch many areas:

Biological technicians work on research lab tasks like setting up equipment, running tests and reporting results. In the lab, biochemists, bioengineers and biophysicists work on research and development projects.

Other biotech careers focus on products:

  • In a regulatory compliance job, you work to gain government approval of new products.
  • Biotech marketing jobs involve sales.
  • Bioinformatics jobs apply information technology to scientific discovery.
  • Medical scientist jobs focus on ways fight diseases.
  • Natural sciences manager jobs combine business and science.

Biotech Job Market


More firms are entering the biotechnology industry, creating new jobs for people interested in developing medicines, improving crops and finding alternative energy sources. But more students are opting to work in biotech as well, creating competition for jobs in biotechnology.

The federal government funds much of US biotech, so biotech employment is heavily influenced by federal budget decisions.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts that between 2010 and 2020:

  • Jobs for biological technicians will grow 14 percent.
  • Jobs for biochemists and biophysicists will grow 31 percent; however, that growth translates to only 7,700 jobs over the decade because the occupation is small.
  • Jobs for microbiologists will grow 13 percent.
  • Jobs for medical scientists will grow 36 percent, mostly in private industry.
  • Jobs for natural sciences managers will grow by just 8 percent due to outsourcing.

Biotech Salaries


Biotechnology salaries depend in large part upon how much education is required. According to the BLS, the 2011 median salaries for some common biotech jobs were:

  • Biological technician: $39,480
  • Microbiologist: $65,230
  • Medical scientist: $76,130
  • Biochemist and biophysicist: $79,230
  • Natural sciences manager: $114,770, which is among the highest biotech salary.
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Job Requisition Number:41525 The Role Bloomberg Intelligence (formerly known as Bloomberg Industries) provides a comprehensive view of an industry and its key constituents and, combined with the power of the Bloomberg Professional service, gives you unsurpassed depth and breadth at the sector, industry and company levels. Bloomberg Intelligence also offers valuable written analysis, industry dat...
Overall Purpose · Complete proposals and coordinate the distribution of relevant sections to the other regional proposals groups and site resources when required. · Prepare technical pricing proposals · Responsible for the administration and tracking of proposal requests and proposals · Contribute to the maintenance of the NA CQ portion of Salesforce.com · Provide technical assistance to enqu...
Position Title: Production Chemist Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to utilize your degree in Chemistry? The scientists at Cambridge Major Laboratories are developing innovative ways to manufacture the most promising new medicines. Hard work, determination and a passion for chemistry have driven the company to new heights. We help the world's leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology co...
Covance is currently seeking a BioAnalytical Research Assistant for the Indianapolis, IN site. This is a 2nd shift role. As a Bionalytical Research Assistant III you will: - Organize, conduct and evaluate analytical results and testing. - Maintain study documentation and laboratory records. - Independently set-up, maintain, operate and perform routine and non-routine maintenance on general eq...
EnviroTech Services, Inc. (ESI) Job Description Job Title:Technical Service Representative-Midwest Region Department: Quality Control / Research and Development Reports To: VP of Research and Quality FLSA Status: Exempt Reviewed: September 2014 SummaryThe Midwest Technical Service Representative will be a hands on technical specialist for EnviroTech de-icing and dust control products and be...
Job Description Title: Formulation Scientist JOB SUMMARY Ei LLC is an expanding company specializing in topical prescription, OTC, and cosmetic skin care products near the attractive Lake Norman community north of Charlotte, NC. The successful candidate will be responsible for the formulation, process development, and scale-up of dermatological products from the lab to bulk production in a cGMP...
Primary Duties: The individual will be expected to monitor and provide support for manufacturing operations. Responsibilities will include attending manufacturing morning meeting, daily production data trend review, event response and troubleshooting, batch review, deviation initiation support and manufacturing personnel training. The individual will also be responsible for sampling and/or testing...
Job Title: Regulatory Affairs Strategy Associate Position Description Executes regulatory activities for team members or projects in accordance with applicable regulations and guidelines under supervision. Prepares, review and releases NDA annual reports and required submissions to INDs such as investigator updates, safety reports, and annual reports, as well as assistance in preparation of IND...
Merck Millipore is a Life Science leader providing cutting-edge technologies, tools, and services for bioscience research and biopharmaceutical manufacturing. As a strategic partner, we collaborate with customers to confront the world's challenging human health issues. From research through development to production, our scientific expertise and innovative solutions help customers tackle their mos...
Position Details: Job Title: Medical Affairs Patient Safety Scientists (Associate Principle Specialist Surveillance) Job Location: Wilmington, DE, 19850 Job Description: Medical Affairs Patient Safety Scientists Lead scientific, technical or drug safety surveillance activities for a project, group of products, systems or processes across the US region. Represent the Region, and client externa...
Our client in the South Bay is looking to have a Research Associate II join their growing team! Responsibilities: Perform chemical and physical assays on drug substance and drug products. Collect, calculate, and compute data, analyze and submit interpreted results to supervisor for disposition; report abnormalities immediately; investigate and analyze and resolve problems within prescribed scop...
Covance is currently seeking a Genetic Toxicology Study technician in our Greenfield, IN group. As a Gentic Toxicology Study Technician you will: • Learn how to review assay protocol and to ensure that a study is conducted according to protocol specifications, SOPs and other procedures/regulations. • Learn how to generate assay workbooks, perform protocol calculations and specific techniques fo...
Major Duties & Responsibilities -Development and qualification of cell-based potency assays and ligand binding assays for product characterization and support of process development -Support sample testing for process, formulation and characterization development for projects in the pipeline -Will transfer potency assays to a GMP environment -Will be expected to regularly present data at proje...
Lab Technician in the PepsiCo R&D Packaging Lab. Support packaging evaluations of food and beverage packages and packaging materials. Execute package testing per PepsiCo test methods Testing to include (but not limited to) use of Instron, Color Quest, PTI Leak Detection, Vacuum tank, Oxysense, Gawis, Smartscope, Removal torque testers, calipers, scales Conduct distribution testing which includes...
Job Description: We are seeking a highly motivated Principal Scientist (Toxicologist or Pathologist) with experience in animal models, mechanisms of disease, mechanism of toxicology, biology, oncology, pharmacology, chemistry and biomarkers to help lead the nonclinical toxicology assessment and investigations in drug discovery of new and emerging therapeutics for oncology and autoimmune indicatio...
To meet the expanding needs in our drug development programs, Seattle Genetics is seeking a highly motivated and innovative scientist to join our immunology group. The successful candidate will focus on exploiting the functions of the immune system in the treatment of cancer and autoimmune disorders. Responsibilities: Actively design and execute in vitro and in vivo experiments to assess the the...
CMC Submissions and Technical Writing Manager Major Duties and Responsibilities: Possesses the ability to write in a clear and concise manner and edit technical information in support of high-quality regulatory submissions Able to work efficiently to facilitate the on-time delivery of regulatory documents Possesses strong proficiency in CMC technical writing and writing-based software systems ...
Quality Control Lab Technician being added to busy Scientific Manufacturing team to perform routine Chemical, Immunochemical, Biological or Microbiological assays on manufactured diagnostic products to determine compliance. This is a temp to perm position and it will be on first shift. Minimum Associates degree in Science related field or High School diploma with some college Science coursework an...
One of the oldest and most respected pharmaceutical companies in the world has revamped their product initiatives to utilize some of their new technology while maintaining and improving profitability on existing product lines. In their generic pharmaceutical branch they are seeking a highly qualified Sr. Regulatory Specialist. This position will have advanced responsibilities in support of the Reg...
This position reports to Senior Medical Director – Clinical Affairs and will contribute in the clinical arena of hematologic malignancies. The successful candidate will function as a scientific and medical resource for the Clinical Affairs department at Seattle Genetics, and as a medical monitor for ongoing clinical trials in oncology. Responsibilities: · Development of clinical protocols and am...

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