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Scientist/Research Associate

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Location:
Carlsbad, CA
Posted Date:
7/21/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
17-0050
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
QC, Quality Control, Research, Scientist,

Job Description


Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., located in the North San Diego County city of Carlsbad, was founded in 1989 to create advanced, novel medicines to treat diseases with an unmet medical need. We are the pioneer and leader in the discovery and development of antisense drugs. By exploiting various cutting-edge RNA targeting technologies, we are capable of specifically and efficiently targeting any gene of interest, including ones which are not targetable by small molecules or antibodies. We currently have three approved drugs, and a robust pipeline of over 30 drugs in various stages of clinical trials.

Ionis is a challenging, motivating and rewarding environment designed to foster innovation and scientific excellence. Our success is a direct result of our outstanding employees. We are interested in bringing together individuals with different skill sets into this creative environment to be part of a productive team. Join us and experience our unique culture while you develop and expand your career.

SCIENTIST/RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
ANALYTICAL DEVELOPMENT & QUALITY CONTROL

RESPONSIBILITIES:

•   Quality Control testing of in-process samples, drug substances and drug products in a GMP environment.
•   Compile and review data for compliance to specifications and test procedures.
•   Conduct of analytical investigations and the validation of analytical methods.
•   Analytical testing of preclinical drug products in accordance with GLP guidelines
•   Revise and update standard operating procedures as required.
•   Other duties as assigned.

Requirements


REQUIREMENTS:

•   B.S. degree in chemistry or a related field.
•   2 to 5 years’ experience in Quality Control testing and proficient with GMPs.
•   Enjoy working in the laboratory.
•   Ability to work as part of a team and possess an excellent work ethic.
•   Excellent problem solving, written and verbal communication skills.
•   Experience in HPLC, GC and other analytical techniques.
•   Working knowledge of mass spectrometry is desirable.

Excellent salary and benefits package offered.

Reference Requisition 17-0050

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Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is proud to be an EEO employer.