Biochemist Associate - Medical Devices

Santa Clara, California
Salary + bonus + benefits
Dec 22, 2020
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Micropoint Bioscience, Inc., a global provider of Point of Care (POC) medical diagnostic systems and solutions, is seeking a highly motivated individual in support of MBI’s product pipelines.

Job duties include:

  • Work with a team of biochemists to prepare reagents of antibody conjugates for the daily production of POC medical diagnostic products
  • Schedule the preparation of reagents according to the daily and weekly plan of manufacturing.
  • Prepare cartridges for functional test of reagents with QC and R&D groups
  • Monitor the daily usage of reagents in manufacturing
  • Implement new and modified procedures for reagent and buffer preparation
  • Create and update process procedure and working instruction    
  • Maintain and organize the inventory of consumable and parts required for reagent labs
  • Maintain the inventory and order key reagent chemicals for manufacturing
  • Participate in new product verification, validation, and implementation
  • Perform troubleshoot of the process related to reagents with manufacturing, R&D and QC groups

Job qualifications include:

  • MS/BS in biology or chemistry or related fields with 0 - 5 years’ experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge in calculation commonly used in chemistry and biology
  • Experience in antibody conjugation and purification
  • Good computer skills and hands-on experience in using common equipment (pH meter, ELISA plate reader, pump and column for chromatography). 
  • Independently perform and lead a troubleshooting or process improvement project
  • Ability to learn new skills and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Responsible and detailed-oriented
  • Flexible in working hours
  • Eligibility to work in the US.