QC Analytical Scientist - GMP, method validation in Andover, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking a Quality Control Analytical Scientist to support analytical testing activities for a top Pharamcetuical company in Andover, MA.


  • Perform various HPLC, UV spectrophotometry, and ELISA methods. The candidate will also be responsible for supporting technical writing, investigations, and other QC analytical business activities at the site.
  • Perform work in a cGMP Quality Control Analytical lab. 
  • Prepare and record buffers and reagents, etc., and maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Perform and review analytical testing of in-process, drug substance, and drug product samples.
  • Identify basic technical issues, atypical or out-of-specifications test results, instrument
  • malfunctions and methodology problems and participates in the investigation to resolve and correct.
  • Maintain all related data and records in compliance with cGMPs and quality procedures.
  • Support laboratory investigations
  • Perform laboratory support functions including method revisions and maintain work area in compliance with cGMP and quality procedures.
  • Participates in continuous improvement culture within labs. Utilizes continuous improvement tools such as DMAIC.
  • Interact with immediate group and across the Quality organization.


  • B.S. in Biology, Chemistry or related scientific discipline with a minimum of 5 years of related laboratory experience
  • Lab Experience in basic analytical methods: HPLC, UV, pH 
  • Knowledge of Advanced analytical methods: Peptide map and Oligosaccharide, ELISA, iCE, Bioassay, CE 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills 
  • Knowledge and understanding of cGMP and industry standards
  • Proficiency with computer systems (Microsoft Office applications, LIMS, etc.).
  • Experience working in cGMP, regulatory environment.

***For immediate consideration, please email your updated resume to Lillie at Ljohnson@apexlifesciences.com with 'QC Analytical Scientist' in the subject line.

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