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Manufacturing Scientist I
Ref No.: 20-05261
Location: Carlsbad, California
Our client, a leading medical devices company is looking for a Manufacturing Scientist. This is for an initial duration of 12 months and is located in Carlsbad, CA
Shift Hours: 5:30am – 1:30pm
  • As a core member of our team you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to incorporate design changes for existing products and will support design transfers for new products.
  • In addition, you will work closely with R&D, Quality, Regulatory, Procurement and Manufacturing counterparts in order to establish and maintain technical documentation in accordance to Company procedures and guidelines.
  • Plan and conduct independent work requiring root cause analysis, troubleshooting, and modification of manufacturing processes triggered by engineering change orders, non-conformances, or supplier change notifications in support of production.
  • Complete assigned tasks related to design change processes and design transfers per Company procedures and guidelines.
  • Lead and or participate in sophisticated risk assessments (PFMEA), verification and validation assessments to ensure the safe and environmentally sound start-up of new or revised processes.
  • Confirm the accuracy of bills of material, item masters and other relevant product documentation.
  • Write process validation protocols (IOPQ/TMV) and work with R&D, Manufacturing and Quality teams to complete and assure high confidence and successful results.
  • Train manufacturing associates.
  • Plan and conduct proof of concept experiments.
  • Lead continuous and cost improvement activities.
  • Ability to work independently and to perform assignments with no to moderate direction, while working together with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to explain sophisticated information to others.
  • Ability to seek sophisticated problems; take a fresh opinion using existing solutions.
  • Ability to train and mentor manufacturing personnel and lower level technical team members.
  • Ability to communicate key business-related issues or opportunities to senior level management.
  • Experience in chemistry or consumables manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to lead multi-functional sophisticated projects.
  • Ability to think and execute efficient solutions to existing manufacturing processes
Education and Experience:
  • MS Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering OR BS Chemistry or Chemical Engineering with a minimum of 2 years Life Science chemistry and/or consumables, sustaining, manufacturing or manufacturing process engineering.
  • Background in Mass Spectrometry is a nice to have.
Qualified candidates please send your word format updated resume at the earliest to  Thank You.