Associate Scientist, Analytical Operations

Location
Foster City
Salary
See job description.
Posted
June 29 2021
Ref
R0020292
Discipline
Other, Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma


Associate Scientist, Analytical Operations
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gileads therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the companys five core values. Thats because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

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Job Responsibilities:
  • Develops analytical methods for small molecule parenteral/ injectable drug products (purity/impurity by LC, particulate matter, sterility, resuspendability, etc) under supervision
  • Performs physical characterization of drug substances for parenteral drug products (thermal analysis, particle size, microscopy, XRPD, etc)
  • Designs and executes development or accelerated stability studies under limited supervision
  • Develops subject matter expertise in analytical techniques and begins to act as a resource for others within the department
  • May lead a specific development project or study in support of overall project
  • Independently troubleshoots instrumentation or test methods
  • Identifies and investigates root causes for atypical results
  • Accurately and timely documents work in laboratory notebooks, logbooks, and laboratory software
  • Authors test methods, reports, and other required documentation
  • Participates in group meetings and presents results of work; may lead meetings among junior staff
  • Proposes next steps in development activities based on interpretation of analytical data
  • Begins to analyze data from multiple sources to draw conclusions on larger project
  • Trains others in execution of analytical test methods or analytical techniques
  • Recommends alternatives, researches new methods and techniques and may proactively seek out senior personnel to discuss potential solutions to problems.


Essential Education, Experience & Skills:
  • MS degree in Chemistry or Biology with 3+ years of experience, OR a BA/BS degree in Chemistry or Biology with 5+ years of experience
  • Strongest consideration will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in parenteral drug product development (sterility, device and packaging, particulate matter, etc.)
  • Experience with one or more of the following analytical techniques: chromatographic separations (RPLC, SEC, Ion exchange, chiral), mass spectrometry, parenteral characterization (osmolality, subvisible particles, pH, extractable volume, etc), solid state characterization (particle size, XRPD, DSC/TGA, etc)
  • Excellent verbal communication and technical writing skills

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As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans\' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the EEO is the Law' poster.

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Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

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