Scientist I/II, Analytical Chemistry

Location
Carlsbad, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
August 22 2017
Ref
53958BR
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

When you're part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of $17 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development and validation of analytical methods
  • Quality control of reagents
  • Interact within Chemistry R&D group as well as with Process Development R&D and Manufacturing
  • Maintain a detailed and organized lab notebook
  • Extensive documentation and report writing

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • BS or MS in chemistry, material science, physics, biochemistry or equivalent
  • Must have expertise in analytical chemistry and good lab practices
  • Experience with analysis and interpretation of data sets
  • Capability to safely work with organic solvents and other hazardous materials
  • Ability to perform moderate to intensive pipetting and long continuous periods in the lab executing experiments

Desired Experience / Skills:

  • Highly detail oriented with a critical degree of accuracy regarding data entry and analysis
  • Familiar with HPLC, GC, IC
  • Experience with synthetic organic chemistry is a plus
  • Anticipates needs and problems while creating solutions. Not always instruction-based
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency, contagious optimism and a “can do” attitude
  • Is curious, inquisitive, innovative, never satisfied with the status quo
  • Greets challenge and change as opportunity
  • Collaborates well with others and strong orientation towards team work
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.