Associate Scientist 1 - 2nd shift

Posté 03 mai 2024

Rockville, Maryland - United States

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Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join MilliporeSigma.

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 

Your Role:


At MilliporeSigma, as an Associate Scientist 1,  your activities will support assay development through commercial application of new and innovative service offerings within the biosafety testing space. You are responsible for the scientific integrity of technical work performed in the laboratory, and will make scientific observations, maintain detailed workbooks/documentation, and ensure all documentation fulfills generally accepted professional/industry standards.

  • Performs testing in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP)
  • Maintains complete and comprehensive records for study integrity
  • Makes detailed observations and documents results; troubleshoots when needed
  • Operates and maintains lab equipment as required by SOPs and testing procedures
  • Performs peer review of assay batch/lab records to ensure Right First Time (RFT)
  • Utilizes applicable computer programs during testing and routine tasks (i.e. Word, Excel, Oracle, LIMS, BRIQS, etc.)
  • Communicates deviations/ events, progress, and interim results to Study Management
  • Informs supervisor of deviations or factors that may affect quality and accuracy of data
  • Maintains a working knowledge of lab procedures and assays
  • Assists with revisions to SOPs, laboratory records and other documentation as assigned
  • Complies with company health and safety regulations and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Shift:  Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm 


Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific discipline (e.g., Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, etc.)

     – OR -

  • Associate Degree in a scientific discipline (e.g., Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, etc.) with 2+ years of laboratory experience

     – OR -

  • High school diploma or GED with 4+ years of laboratory experience


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience with qPCR 
  • Experience with laboratory practices, techniques, equipment, materials and mathematical calculations
  • Basic skills in applicable computer programs
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Works well in a team-based environment


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!


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