Amgen

Process Development Sr Associate

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Sep 17, 2019
Ref
R-83549
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is seeking a Sr. Associate in Pivotal Attribute Sciences Laboratory to join our team and work from Amgen's beautiful Thousand Oaks, CA campus. To learn more about this position:

This position will be on point for the following:

Demonstrate independence and ability to produce quality results under minimal direction

Generate complete, accurate, and concise documentation using electronic systems and laboratory notebook

Obtain assignment and follow scientific direction of client staff, flag issues and seek guidance appropriately.

Strong theoretical understanding, research in, and hands-on experience in small molecule/peptide analysis in support of process development/scale up activities and formulation development in GMP and non-GMP environments

Experience with a broad array of chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques.

High energy individual who can multi-task and handle a fast-pace, dynamic work environment

Operate specialized laboratory equipment and instrumentation

Perform general laboratory housekeeping activities

Complete training on assigned tasks

Comply with safety guidelines and site specific procedures which include but is not limited to, the maintenance of training records, laboratory documentation, written procedures, building monitoring systems and laboratory log books

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Analytical Chemistry, Physical, Life Sciences or related technical discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:

1-3 years of experience performing analytical testing.

Strong theoretical understanding, research in, and hands-on experience in small molecule/peptide analysis in support of process development/scale up activities and formulation development in GMP and non-GMP environments

Experience with a broad array of chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques

Knowledge of related regulatory/industry considerations, compliance issues and/or scientific discovery

Experience with operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment and instrumentation related to analytical testing.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team with internal and external clients, self‑motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude.

Strong organizational and time management skills

Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, follow instructions, and comply with company policies.

Amgen provides a collaborative and creative culture in a company with a strong track record of innovation. Our culture encourages open dialogue and diverse views to land on the best solutions, and we help ensure our staff are equipped to excel today and tomorrow.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical needs and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.