Research Associate-QC Biochemistry - Branchburg, NJ | Biospace
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Research Associate-QC Biochemistry

Eli Lilly and Company

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Location:
Branchburg, NJ
Posted Date:
5/10/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
32081BR
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Associate, Biochemistry, QC, Research,

Job Description


At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put
people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Responsibilities   
•   Perform routine QC responsibilities as assigned by supervisor such as:
•   Lab Method stewardship and assay development for Capillary Electrophoresis–Sodium Dodecyl Sulfate (CE-SDS), capillary isoelectric focusing (CIEF), imaged capillary CIEF (iCIEF)
•   Conducting routine and non-routine analyses of test articles as assigned by supervisor by appropriate biochemical methods such as: SDS-PAGE, HPLC, CE-SDS, ELISA, Cell Based Bioassay, etc.
•   Demonstrate initiative to perform routine QC responsibilities such as sample coordination, lab equipment maintenance, QC document management, QC inventory control and reconciliation of sample requests/documents as needed.
•   Monitor laboratory equipment for temperature and conformance to specifications.
•   Apply acceptable cGMP practices during execution of all work tasks.
•   Work independently with moderate supervisory guidance. Exhibit strong teamwork skills.
•   Update supervisor of progress on frequent basis. Seek additional guidance as needed.
•   Perform independent assignments such as:
•   Compile data for documentation of test procedures and preparation of reports.
•   Conduct document reviews and author standard operating procedures (SOPs).

Requirements


•   Bachelor's Degree in a related science such as a Biology or Biochemistry with minimum 7 yrs experience, or Master's Degree in a related science such as a Biology or Biochemistry with minimum 5 years’ experience
•   Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
Additional Skills/Preferences   
•   Good working knowledge of cGMP regulations is required.
•   Ability to work independently with moderate supervisory guidance.
•   Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
•   Attentive to detail.
•   Good computer skills.

Additional Information   Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.