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Senior Associate - Process Development (PD) Pre-Pivotal Attribute Sciences (AS)

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    117414550
Amgen

Job ID: R-91477
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Amgen is seeking a Process Development, Senior Associate with a background in liquid chromatography (LC), capillary electrophoresis (CE), affinity purification and/or sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE). Under limited supervision, this hands-on laboratory-based position would primarily be responsible for running Product Quality (PQ) assays, for large volumes or high throughput (HT) sample submission for Liquid Chromatography (including Size Exclusion, HILIC, Reverse Phase, and affinity) within a set turnaround time to meet client needs. The Senior Associate will be an integral member of a dynamic team, collaborating with research scientists at multiple Amgen sites, and working closely with groups in other functional areas. This position reports to the Associate Scientist, Process Development within Pre-Pivotal AS and the role will be based out of Amgen's Headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California.

Job responsibilities for this role include the following:

• Test samples using analytical instrumentation such as: Agilent HPLC and Waters UPLC

• Adhere to ATO RA TAT for HT samples and all required metrics

• Ability to work and adapt in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

• Document, review results, and maintain electronic laboratory notebooks

• Work with development team to implement methods in ATO RA, analyze and interpret data

• Provide technical input and generate written reports as needed

• Author, review, and data verify technical documents

• Communicate project updates as appropriate

• Solve technical problems with both instrument and assay issues as part of troubleshooting

• Participate and present scientific data in meetings

• Interact with clients for data and project demands

• Maintain instruments and follow lab's general equipment cleaning protocols

• Train new staff members with assigned assays

• Manage sample logistics for Liquid Chromatography assays

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years scientific experience

OR

Associate's degree and 6 years of scientific experience

OR

High School Diploma/GED and 8 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in life science or related field with 1-2 years of industry experience
  • Possess good technical analytical techniques for LC, affinity purification, CE, and SDS-PAGE analyses
  • Experience with automation and software for use in high throughput lab setting
  • Proficient using data analyses software, such as Chromeleon, Empower, and 32Karat
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, a positive attitude and proactive mindset


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.

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.

PI117414550

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-91477<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>Amgen is seeking a Process Development, Senior Associate with a background in liquid chromatography (LC), capillary electrophoresis (CE), affinity purification and/or sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE). Under limited supervision, this hands-on laboratory-based position would primarily be responsible for running Product Quality (PQ) assays, for large volumes or high throughput (HT) sample submission for Liquid Chromatography (including Size Exclusion, HILIC, Reverse Phase, and affinity) within a set turnaround time to meet client needs. The Senior Associate will be an integral member of a dynamic team, collaborating with research scientists at multiple Amgen sites, and working closely with groups in other functional areas. This position reports to the Associate Scientist, Process Development within Pre-Pivotal AS and the role will be based out of Amgen's Headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California.<br><br><b> Job responsibilities for this role include the following: </b><br><br> Test samples using analytical instrumentation such as: Agilent HPLC and Waters UPLC<br><br> Adhere to ATO RA TAT for HT samples and all required metrics<br><br> Ability to work and adapt in a fast-paced and dynamic environment<br><br> Document, review results, and maintain electronic laboratory notebooks<br><br> Work with development team to implement methods in ATO RA, analyze and interpret data<br><br> Provide technical input and generate written reports as needed<br><br> Author, review, and data verify technical documents<br><br> Communicate project updates as appropriate<br><br> Solve technical problems with both instrument and assay issues as part of troubleshooting<br><br> Participate and present scientific data in meetings<br><br> Interact with clients for data and project demands<br><br> Maintain instruments and follow lab's general equipment cleaning protocols<br><br> Train new staff members with assigned assays<br><br> Manage sample logistics for Liquid Chromatography assays<br><br><b> Basic Qualifications: </b><br><br>Master's degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and 2 years scientific experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree and 6 years of scientific experience<br><br>OR<br><br>High School Diploma/GED and 8 years of scientific experience<br><br><b> Preferred Qualifications: </b><br><ul><li>Master's degree in life science or related field with 1-2 years of industry experience</li><li>Possess good technical analytical techniques for LC, affinity purification, CE, and SDS-PAGE analyses</li><li>Experience with automation and software for use in high throughput lab setting</li><li>Proficient using data analyses software, such as Chromeleon, Empower, and 32Karat</li><li>Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written</li><li>Strong organizational and interpersonal skills</li><li>Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, a positive attitude and proactive mindset</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>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/aQ4elqioXWVRu1Qphdp1W"> <p>PI117414550</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-02-24

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