Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Research Scientist Microbiologist Supervisor (Ref: 1053)

New Brunswick, NJ, United States
Sep 14, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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.

Employer: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Position: Research Scientist Microbiologist Supervisor (Ref: 1053)

Location: 1 Squibb Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08903

Duties: Responsible for the day to day operation of a high sample load GMP pharmaceutical microbiology laboratory by utilizing knowledge of cGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices) requirements and experience with interacting in health authority inspections, compendia microbial test methods, isolator technologies, environmental monitoring, endotoxin testing and lean lab practices, and implementation of electronic notebook technologies, and instrument qualifications in a microbiology environment. Manage bacteriologists to support clinical manufacturing of parenteral and oral solid dose products. Responsible for assuring timely revision of SOP's, and other procedural documents. Responsible for quality event investigations as they relate to laboratory operations as well as implementation of appropriate CAPA's. Provide guidance and feedback to drug development teams and regulatory functions in responding to health authorities worldwide. Interact with IT groups to assure that electronic notebooks are functioning properly and to introduce new methods into the electronic notebook environment. Acquire, review and/or approve in GMP compliant manner, data related to methods development and testing of GMP and development materials. Maintain data in electronic notebooks. Prepare reports for methods, validation, and technology transfer. Sustain up to date knowledge on applicable department and site standard practices related to GMP's. Assist in purchase and implementation of new technology. Serve as a member of interdisciplinary departmental teams. Provide scientific and operational input to development plans. Draft responses and corrective actions to internal compliance questions related to their work.

Requirements: Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Food Science or a related field plus 10 years of post-baccalaureate experience in pharmaceutical microbiology showing demonstrable ability in the skills set described above.

** This position is eligible for our employee referral program

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.