Bristol Myers Squibb Associate Scientist in Phoenix, Arizona
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Associate Scientist, QC Technical Services
About Bristol-Myers Squibb
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.
Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.
Purpose and Scope of Position
The Associate Scientist is responsible for supporting Quality Control (QC) analytical testing for release of products. The Associate Scientist is responsible for validating and transferring methods into the QC laboratory, optimizing and troubleshooting methods; assisting in teaching and training junior analysts.
Required Competencies: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Hands on experience withvarious analytical techniques and scientific knowledge in the characterization of pharmaceutical drug products.
Intermediate ability to accurately and completely understand, follow,interpretand apply Global Regulatory and cGMP requirements.
Intermediate technical writing skills.
Basic problem-solving ability/mentality, technically adept and logical.
Intermediate organizational and time management skills.
Intermediate knowledge of laboratory instrumentation.
Intermediate ability to communicate effectively with peers, department management and cross-functional peers.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assists with QC projects
With assistance, designs and executes experiments, analyzes results, and writes technical summary reports.
Capable of handlingbasic issues and solving problems.
Utilize scientific principles to assist in analytical testing methods and the proper use of laboratory instrumentation.
Some understanding of ICH Guidelinesand can independently develop, write and execute method Verification/transfer /validation protocols/Reports and related activities.
Assist management withinvestigationsand deviations.
Integrate enterprise systems into the laboratory
Assist in implementing electronic data capture software into the QC laboratory
Assist in writing appropriate interface templates to capture data results withonly general guidance
Assist withwriting custom calculations to produce data results Assist with peer review and verification of data
Serve as technical reviewer of appropriate departmental procedures
Review documentation as required by laboratory procedures
Performverification of software templates and custom fields
Performpeer review as needed for QC Technical ServicesProjects Performs other tasks as assigned
Education and Experience
High school diploma orequivalent required.
Bachelor’s degree preferred, preferable in Science.
4 yearsrelevant work experience required, preferable in a regulated environment.
An equivalent combination of educationand experience may substitute.
The incumbent will be required to stand for extended periods of time, up to 6 hours perday
This position requires regular medical surveillance and mayrequire incumbent to wear a respirator or gown.
The incumbent mustbeableto distinguish colors and possess correctablevision to 20/20, annual eye exam is required.
The incumbent mustanalyze numerical values on a daily basis.
The incumbent will be working in a laboratory setting up to 6 hours perday.
The incumbent will occasionally be working around hazardous materials to include chemical agents up to 6 hours per day.
This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. The primary duties and responsibilities are intended to describe those functions that are essential to the performance of this job.
This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. There are other duties and responsibilities that are considered incidental or secondary to the overall purpose of this job. Employees holding this position will be required to perform any other job-related duties as requested by management.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Req Number: R1530562-en-us
Updated: 2020-10-20 01:42:10.192 UTC
Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.