Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence Posted Date: Sep 24 2021 Analytical Equipment Specialist L8 As an Analytical Equipment Specialist, you will work with project teams to enable the progression of medicines by utilizing your technical expertise as part of both product development and wider matrix teams. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to contribute to analytical development and to progress YOUR career. Your responsibilities include some of the following Provides laboratory support for GxP and Non-GxP automated platforms and analytical systems Acts as System Owner for various analytical equipment which includes system troubleshooting, authoring impact assessments and risk assessments, participating in analytical equipment validation lifecycle activities, such as executing change controls, and equipment management May perform the following activities: system administration, system procurement and deployment, training new users on system applications, hardware, and maintenance Documents laboratory work in accordance with GxP expectations, company policy, and legal requirements Oversees equipment support contractor and guides their daily activities Works with vendors and onsite staff to schedule equipment services Maintains training records and familiarity with current SOPs and controlled documents Follows safety requirements for his/her laboratory/working environment Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: BS with 5+ years' experience /MS with 3+ years' experience/ PhD with 1+ year experience Demonstrated technical expertise and working familiarity with several analytical techniques and laboratory procedures. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Strong technical writing skills for documentation. Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Experience with Laboratory software applications (e.g. Waters Empower CDS and Labware). Experience with typical analytical equipment used in small molecule and biopharm processes Experience with automated platforms, including Sotax automated equipment platforms (e.g. Multidose and Xtend) Demonstrated team working skills and working across boundaries Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities: Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk. Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution. Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning. Sustaining energy and well-being. Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations. Budgeting and cost-consciousness. Please take a copy of the Job Description, as this will not be available post closure of the advert. When applying for this role, please use the ‘cover letter' of the online application or your CV to describe how you meet the competencies for this role, as outlined in the job requirements above. 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