This position is responsible for the planning, implementation, and maintenance of Small Molecule QC methods, processes, and operations for current and new chemicals in the Small Molecule Portfolio with assistance from senior scientists or management. In this role this scientist will also be expected to contribute to the improvement of QC methods and processes with a focus on adhering to strict product lot release deadlines. The Associate Manufacturing Scientist is also responsible for understanding small molecule product specifications, troubleshooting technical problems, and for developing new methods for optimizing the current QC testing/manufacturing/packaging of small molecules.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific field (preferrably Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Biology).
Experience: 1–3 years of related scientific product manufacturing experience. Solid background in industrial Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Biology preferred. Specific hands on experience with HPLC, TLC, and immunoassays a plus. Knowledge of ISO and/or GMP standards are not required but are also a plus.
Skills: Good oral and written communication skills, including strong documentation skills. Excellent planning, technical, and analytical skills. Proven ability to succeed in a fast-paced work environment, manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and be flexible in responding to changing demands. Ability to work effectively in a team environment. Computer proficiency required. Experience with chemical structure file software and proficiency in Excel are desirable. Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs. and be able to stand 4-6 hours/day.