Formulations Scientist II

Location
Fremont, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
September 21 2017
Ref
55323BR
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Job Summary:

The Formulation Scientist II will manufacture products and complete associated documentation for the transfer of new products into Bulk Manufacturing. Participate in continuous improvement projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manufacture products and complete batch records following SOPs.
  • Ensure compliance at all times in accordance with cGMP including GDP.
  • Products include controls, calibrators, proficiencies and linearity sets.
  • Perform in-process assays using clinical analyzers. Review and analyze data.
  • Weigh, transfer, and mix chemicals as required.
  • Perform product filtrations.
  • Review and approve completed batch records.
  • Maintain and analyze lot histories for trends and discrepancies.
  • May train other chemists on equipment and procedures.
  • May write, review, and modify SOPs, work instructions and reports.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and validate equipment as needed.
  • Execute process validations as appropriate.
  • Keep department lead or manager updated on all issues.
  • Monitor stocks of common lab supplies.
  • Perform other job duties as required.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in Life Science (Chemistry/Biochemistry preferred) with approximately 2 years of related experience. Or, equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level.
  • Experience with Quality System Regulations and cGMP preferred.
  • Experience manufacturing In-Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) quality control products a plus.
  • Detail oriented, organized, self-motivated and focused.
  • Basic lab skills and knowledge of safety precautions.
  • Must be able to walk and/or stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs routinely; up to 50 lbs occasionally.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 55,000 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.




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.