QC Analyst (Biological Testing)

Location
Rensselaer, New York, US
Posted
Sep 14, 2018
Ref
14216BR
Discipline
Quality, Quality Control
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Performs biological analyses in a GMP environment on products, in-process materials, raw materials and stability studies in support of the company's quality program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Performs potency testing using cell based bioassays and binding ELISA assays.

• Maintains cell lines using aseptic technique and good cell culture practices.

• Maintains laboratory supplies.

• Reviews and updates control test procedures and SOPs.

• Performs deviation and laboratory investigations.

• Complies with all pertinent regulatory agency requirements.

• Participates in required training activities.

• Gathers data and documents test results.

• Completes test records and reviews data; reports any quality anomalies.

• Calibrates or verifies calibration of instruments/devices prior to use.

• May be responsible for maintaining a specific project.

• May assist in validation and/or development of new analytical methods and techniques.

• May be involved in establishing the transfer of methodology from R&D.

• May participate in the qualification of QC laboratory equipment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Ability to maintain integrity and honesty at all times.

• Ability to work independently or as part of a team.

• Ability to communicate with transparency.

• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance.

• Demonstrate respectful behavior at all times.

• Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).

• Effective time management skills.

• Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.

• Strong interpersonal skills.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Ability to gather and generate data.
Education and Experience:

• Requires BS/BA in Life Sciences or equivalent and 2 years of experience.

• Previous experience with mammalian cell culture practices preferred.

• Experience with bioassay and/or binding assay testing would be beneficial for this position.

• Previous experience in a GMP/GLP environment preferred.

*Level will be determined by education and experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.