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Associate Quality Control HPLC/CE

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    114880495
Amgen

Job ID: R-86063
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Associate Quality Control will support the QC analytical chemistry team by performing testing HPLC/UHPLC (high and ultra-high liquid chromatography), titer, CE (capillary electrophoresis), CEX (cation exchange), HILIC (hydrophilic interaction). This role may also perform additional testing such as TOC (total organic carbon), LAL (endotoxin testing), protein concentration, appearance and pH.

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for performing analytical testing and support in the HPLC/Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) group in Clinical Quality Control.

Responsibilities include:
  • Responsible for one or more of the following activities in QC: analytical testing, sample and data management and equipment maintenance.
  • Perform routine laboratory procedures such as sample analysis, standard and solution preparation.
  • Responsible for documenting, compiling, interpreting, reviewing and entering laboratory data.
  • Providing and communicating results, maintaining/operating specialized equipment and drafting and revising documents such as Analytical Methods, SOPs and technical reports.
  • Support introduction of new methods/techniques into the lab.
  • Perform basic assay and instrument troubleshooting.
  • May identify, recommend and implement improvements related to routine job functions.
  • Must learn and comply with safety guideline and basic cGMPs
  • Must be flexible in working schedule as required
  • Must be able to be on-call for CEMS as required


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree

OR

Associate's degree and 4 years of Quality Control, Quality Assurance or related experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Quality Control, Quality Assurance or related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in HPLC and/or Capillary Electrophoresis techniques
  • Ability to adhere to regulatory requirements, written procedures and safety guidelines
  • Ability to evaluate documentation/data according to company and regulatory guidelines
  • Ability to organize work, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Must be detail orientated
  • Must be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and requirements
  • Demonstrate understanding of regulatory requirements, safety guidelines and factors impacting compliance
  • Demonstrate understanding of when and how to appropriately escalate


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PI114880495

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-86063<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>The Associate Quality Control will support the QC analytical chemistry team by performing testing HPLC/UHPLC (high and ultra-high liquid chromatography), titer, CE (capillary electrophoresis), CEX (cation exchange), HILIC (hydrophilic interaction). This role may also perform additional testing such as TOC (total organic carbon), LAL (endotoxin testing), protein concentration, appearance and pH.<br><br>Under general supervision, this position is responsible for performing analytical testing and support in the HPLC/Capillary Electrophoresis (CE) group in Clinical Quality Control.<br><br>Responsibilities include:<br><ul><li>Responsible for one or more of the following activities in QC: analytical testing, sample and data management and equipment maintenance.</li><li>Perform routine laboratory procedures such as sample analysis, standard and solution preparation.</li><li>Responsible for documenting, compiling, interpreting, reviewing and entering laboratory data.</li><li>Providing and communicating results, maintaining/operating specialized equipment and drafting and revising documents such as Analytical Methods, SOPs and technical reports.</li><li>Support introduction of new methods/techniques into the lab.</li><li>Perform basic assay and instrument troubleshooting.</li><li>May identify, recommend and implement improvements related to routine job functions.</li><li>Must learn and comply with safety guideline and basic cGMPs</li><li>Must be flexible in working schedule as required</li><li>Must be able to be on-call for CEMS as required</li></ul><br><br><b>Basic Qualifications </b><br><br>Bachelor's degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree and 4 years of Quality Control, Quality Assurance or related experience<br><br>OR<br><br>High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Quality Control, Quality Assurance or related experience<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications </b><br><br><ul><li>Experience in HPLC and/or Capillary Electrophoresis techniques</li><li>Ability to adhere to regulatory requirements, written procedures and safety guidelines</li><li>Ability to evaluate documentation/data according to company and regulatory guidelines</li><li>Ability to organize work, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines</li><li>Strong written and oral communication skills</li><li>Must be detail orientated</li><li>Must be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and requirements</li><li>Demonstrate understanding of regulatory requirements, safety guidelines and factors impacting compliance</li><li>Demonstrate understanding of when and how to appropriately escalate</li></ul><br><br>Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br><b> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. </b><br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/PdRl7QTQZX2gUMNmTPXLW"> <p>PI114880495</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-25 Expires: 2019-11-25

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