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HPLC Scientist

Post Date:Mar 12, 2019Type:Full-Time
Start Date:3/12/2019Salary:
Location:US-MA-Lexington Job Reference:14879

Job Description:
HPLC Scientist

Employee Responsibilities:
  • Contributes as part of a team of AD scientists towards execution and development of various analytical methods to support of biological therapeutic product release and characterization testing in a compliance-based environment
  • Independently performs routine testing using established Test Methods, including associated protocol/report documentation and presentations
  • Experience in high throughput technologies and automated liquid handling systems (Tecan, Janus, etc.) a plus
  • Background in technology transfers, qualifications and validation activities for regulatory support a plus
  • Demonstrated hands-on trouble-shooting capabilities using HPLC and UPLC systems a must
  • Independently executes method for: elucidation and monitoring of functional properties of protein therapeutics and the quantitation of process- and product-related impurities
  • Understands and applies advanced scientific principles, theories, concepts, practices and standards for product development
  • Experience with sterile cell culture and execution of cell-based assays a plus.
  • Conducts work in compliance with cGMP/GLP, safety and regulatory requirements
  • Demonstrates independent judgment in technique and method selection, protocol and study design and execution, data analysis and use of standard practices and procedures for a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity to meet assigned objectives
The Ideal Candidate would possess:
  • At least 2 years industry experience in chromatography method development techniques required but also one or more of following methods: ELISA, MSD, Octet protein binding assays, Host Cell Protein assays and qPCR
  • Technical expertise in one or more bioanalytical and bioassay technologies, including expertise with using separation-based HPLC/UPLC methods and demonstrated experience working with Empower and Chromeleon software
  • Knowledge of theories, principles and techniques of relevant scientific areas and basic understanding of industry practices and standards.
  • Knowledge of theories, principles and techniques of relevant scientific areas and basic understanding of industry practices and standards
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
  • Experience with cell-based assays, immunoassays, automation technologies and qPCR proficiency is a plus
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Cell and Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or Pharmaceutical, or other science related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience with HPLC/UPLC required
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
What we offer:
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lexington, Massachusetts are encouraged to apply.

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories Professional Scientific Services ® (PSS) is a global, award-winning insourcing solution that places our people at our clients' site dedicated to running and managing laboratory services while eliminating headcount, co-employment and project-management worries.

We infuse our 55-year track record of scientific and laboratory operations expertise, as well as HR and great place to work best practices, to recruit, hire, train and manage highly qualified scientists to perform laboratory services using our client's quality systems and equipment.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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Name: Eurofins

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