QC Specialist

Novato, California
May 13, 2022
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
BioMarin is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases. We target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children. These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating and have few, if any, treatment options. BioMarin will continue to focus on advancing therapies that are the first or best of their kind.

BioMarin’s Technical Operations group is responsible for creating our drugs for use in clinical trials and for scaling production of those drugs for the commercial market. These engineers, technicians, scientists and support staff build and maintain BioMarin’s cutting-edge manufacturing processes and sites, provide quality assurance and quality control to ensure we meet regulatory standards, and procure the needed goods and services to support manufacturing and coordinating the worldwide movement of our drugs to patients. Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.


Monday-Friday Day Shift

Coordinate the calibration, maintenance and repair of analytical laboratory instruments and support equipment using the BioMarin’s Enterprise Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). • Responsible for the completion of QC equipment related documentations • Perform change request using the BioMarin’s Enterprise Quality Management System (Trackwise) • Maintain vendor service contracts using BioMarin’s SpringCM system • Maintain good working relationships with vendors to ensure vendor meets BioMarin’s current and future needs • Work with vendors to troubleshoot equipment • Maintain the laboratory equipment inventory for tracking equipment assets and vendor contacts • Maintain the electronic and paper inventory for equipment qualification packages • Perform equipment inventory reconciliation with physical assets in each laboratory; assessing the current and future suitability


  • 0-3 years of experience working in a GMP environment • Some experience in quality control practices, current Good Manufacturing Practices or Good Laboratory Practices • Understanding of GxP guidelines • Must have excellent record keeping, written and verbal skills • Ability to perform most tasks with minimal supervision • Computer literacy is required • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word is required

 BS/BA in Life Sciences or equivalent experience 

PLEASE NOTE: Absent a Medical or Religious reason that prohibits vaccinations, all our incoming employees must be vaccinated for COVID-19.

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