BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a QC Associate I to work for a leading San Diego County biotechnology company.
QC Associate I
Schedule Notes Tues-Saturday; 2nd shift (2pm-10:30pm)
Work as part of a team that performs routine and non-routine analytical biochemical and molecular biology assays to support release, characterization and stability testing of raw materials, production intermediates and final goods.
Preparation, daily maintenance, and use of next-generation sequencing instruments and equipment.
Reordering, maintaining stocks and supply of QC lab reagents and consumables.
Careful documentation of lab procedures
Self-starter, strong work ethic, strong organizational skills, strong communication skills, critical thinking, attention to detail and accuracy, the ability to work independently and in a team environment, are essential.
Flexible: able to respond quickly to shifting priorities and meet deadlines
Basic molecular biology laboratory skills such as pipetting, PCR, gel electrophoresis, etc. required. Experience with DNA or RNA sample preparation, sequencing, qPCR, robotics and/or Illumina technology is a plus.
Experience and familiarity with instrumentation a plus.
BS/MS in Biology/Molecular Biology, biochemistry, chemistry or related discipline
0 to 2 years of industry experience with Functional analysis QC of molecular-biology-based assays preferred, other QC, R&D or manufacturing experience will be considered.
Ability to understand and follow work instructions and perform molecular biology assays with minimal guidance after initial training.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)
GMP experience a plus