Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Associate Research Scientist

Princeton, NJ, US
Nov 29, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. 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 the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform quality control review of items such as (but not limited to) study data, notebook entries, study reports, and submission documents.
  • Work to ensure departmental compliance/readiness regarding health authority inspection
  • Act as the department administrator for Learning Management System. This involves working with R&D Learning personnel to assign training and role-based curricula.
  • Act as the department administrator for Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). This involves organizing/coordinating SOP review timelines and meetings, various tasks within the SOP repository system, etc.
  • Act as the department administrator for the secured document repository. Play an active role in the archiving of department files and materials.
  • Ensures compliance with and maintains required training in BMS and department GLP, SOP, safety, and other departmental guidelines.
  • Ensures that notebooks and other documentation are up-to-date as per departmental guidelines.
  • Achieves objectives in a manner consistent with the BMS behaviors.

Key Requirements:
  • A Bachelors or Master's degree in a relevant scientific discipline (e.g. biology, chemistry, biochemistry, etc.) with at least 2 years experience
  • Knowledge of GLPs, GCLPs, and other applicable regulations
  • Knowledge of electronic notebook and LIMS system a plus
  • Good basic analytical concepts (concentration units, pH, calibration curves, QCs, etc.)
  • Good basic analytical lab operational skills (pipetting, balances, computer skills, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a methodical and organized fashion.
  • Ability to read and follow methods or research protocols.