Aurore Lahille started as an intern at Merck Biodevelopment. She worked on scale-down models of manufacturing bioreactors. She was hired in 2005 as USP New Technology Engineer and became New Technology and Manufacturing Support Specialist in 2009. She presented and published assessment studies of pilot scale disposable bioreactors in 2010. From July 2011 to October 2012, Aurore was USP process development and new technology manager. Since October 2012 she has been working mainly on New Technology assessment studies.