QC Analyst I/II
- Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research
- Frederick, MD
- Start date
- Mar 15, 2023
- Quality, Quality Control
- Required Education
- Bachelors Degree
- Position Type
- Full time
QC Analyst I/II
Job ID: req3424
Employee Type: exempt full-time
Division: Vaccine, Immunity and Cancer
Facility: Frederick: ATRF
Location: 8560 Progress Dr, Frederick, MD 21701 USA
The Frederick National Laboratory is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) sponsored by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and operated by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. The lab addresses some of the most urgent and intractable problems in the biomedical sciences in cancer and AIDS, drug development and first-in-human clinical trials, applications of nanotechnology in medicine, and rapid response to emerging threats of infectious diseases.
Accountability, Compassion, Collaboration, Dedication, Integrity and Versatility; it's the FNL way.
The Frederick National Laboratory is a Federally
Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) sponsored by the National Cancer
Institute (NCI) and operated by Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc. The lab
addresses some of the most urgent and intractable problems in the biomedical
sciences in cancer and AIDS, drug development and first-in-human clinical
trials, applications of nanotechnology in medicine, and rapid response to
emerging threats of infectious diseases.
The Vaccine, Immunity, and Cancer Directorate (VICD) at the Frederick National Laboratory has a primary mission to provide scientific leadership and laboratory infrastructure to study immune responses to Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines and other cancer preventive strategies in the context of clinical and pre-clinical studies. More recently, VICD is also leading initiatives on SARS-CoV-2 infection and vaccines.
Our core values of accountability, compassion, collaboration, dedication, integrity, and versatility serve as a guidepost for how we do our work every day in serving the public’s interest.
The Quality Control Analyst performs all aspects of quality standards across the laboratory. Performs quality control on all laboratory testing and processes, monitors and performs equipment maintenance. Develops and monitors quality assurance standards for biospecimen repository and testing operation. Ensures sample management and testing are performed with upmost quality by working closely and onsite with laboratory personnel. Assists, guides, and monitors laboratory processes, adhering to Good Clinical Laboratory Practices (GCLP) guidelines. Performs evaluation of critical reagents, internal controls, communications, risk assessments and documentations, deviations related to compliance with internal and external safety, quality standards. Works with laboratory to plan, qualify, verify, and validate tests/assays and equipment. Reviews documents for completeness, track and monitor assigned projects.
This position is located at the Advanced Technology Research Facility (ATRF) in Frederick, Md. Frequent travel to laboratory units in Fort Detrick is expected. This is an onsite position with no telework option.
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
- QC Analyst I - In addition to the education
requirement, a minimum of two (2) years of progressively responsible
- QC Analyst II - In addition to the education requirement, a minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)
A rewarding career with global impact
Whether you’re an expert in your field or just starting out, we have a career opportunity for you. We’re always looking for people to join us in fulfilling the mission of the Frederick National Laboratory: discovery, innovation, and success in the biomedical sciences.
Our team of 2,400+ scientists, technicians, administrators, and support staff work at the forefront of basic, translational, and preclinical science, with a focus on cancer, AIDS, and other infectious diseases.
We collaborate with colleagues across the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and others throughout the National Institutes of Health. We also engage with extramural investigators in academia, government and industry.
Your path to joining our team begins with the desire to work for the only national laboratory dedicated to biomedical research. Our employees share a common desire to help make a difference in cancer research and public health concerns. As you search for a career that fits your education, skills, and abilities, explore the core values that guide us and emphasize work-life balance.
Discover why joining the Frederick National Laboratory team could be the most important career step you take
8560 Progress Drive
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