Associate Quality Scientist

Posté 08 nov. 2022

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

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A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. 

Your Role:


At MilliporeSigma, the Associate Quality Scientist will perform Quality Control activities in support of GMP products, including routine testing and peer review of raw materials, intermediate and final products, and stability samples.  This position is based in St. Louis, will work M-F, 7-4.


Job duties:


  • Ensure quality through adherence to GMP requirements
  • Monitor incoming RMs for test prioritization
  • Communicate testing status
  • Understand the tangentially includes coordination of our qualification/requalification program-- from a QC perspective (again, test prioritization, communication with MSQM on test status, wrap up of paperwork once testing is completed)
  • Resolve which tests can be performed on site and which require send out
  • Complete the volume of work required to achieve group/departmental goals and meet deadlines
  • Communicate the status of operations and bring deviations to the attention of the Supervisor
  • Provide complete and accurate records consistent with quality guidelines and GDP requirements
  • Interface across multiple departments and with external customers
  • Participate, as needed, in quality audits.
  • Identify problems and limitations of analysis
  • Review of final assays and procedures
  • Document and review lab investigations through Trackwise Reports, Out-Of-Specification, Out-of-Trend procedures
  • Improve processes through application of scientific knowledge, experience, and principles in compliance with change control procedures
  • Identify and participate in process improvements under the mentorship of a Supervisor, Manager or Sr. Scientist


Who You Are:


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, or other life science discipline


Preferred Qualifications:


  • 1+ years’ of experience in a GMP pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, or other life science industry
  • General laboratory techniques
  • Knowledge of aseptic operations

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