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QC Scientist
Ref No.: 18-15882
Location: Andover, Massachusetts
Job Description: Job Title: QC Scientist

The Quality Control Analytical group is seeking a highly motivated candidate to provide testing support for the commercial Polysaccharide product in the cGMP quality control analytical testing laboratory. The testing includes various instrumental techniques including UV-VIS, HPLC, SEC-MALLS and NMR. The candidate will also be expected to support other QC Analytical business activities, as needed. B.S. in Biology, Chemistry or related scientific discipline with a minimum of 2 years of related laboratory experience.

Key responsibilities:
• Perform analytical testing of product samples.
• Identify basic technical issues, atypical or out-of-specifications test results, instrument malfunctions and methodology problems, and participate in investigations for resolution and correction.
• Participate in continuous improvement efforts within QC Analytical. Utilize continuous improvement tools.
• Record and maintain all related data and records in adherence to cGMP and quality procedures.
• Perform laboratory support functions and maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner.
• Perform work in a manner consistent with company safety policies and procedures.
• Participate in company culture based programs.
• Most daily interactions will be with other QC Scientists
• Regular meetings with QC Manager
• Occassional interaction with other functions: Manufacturing Operations, Quality Assurance, Instrument Validation, Investigation Support
Position Comments visible to MSP and Supplier: QC Scientist
at least 2 years of experience
80% Lab 20% Business activities
Analytical Lab testing
write and review assays, get Lab instruments ready, help with support activities in the lab, etc.
LIMS experience is a plus
NO masters or PhD
science related background/ degree
GMP experience is must
GMP lab experience
GMP regulation experience
Date integrity, compliance awareness
enthusiastic, team player, willing to learn