Senior QC Analyst- Cell Therapy

United States, Portsmouth (New Hampshire)

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

The Sr QC Analyst will act as a team member of the Quality Control department to support production of in-process and final product drug lots for customers. This role will participate in quality testing for ongoing customer stability studies. The QC Analyst will also help provide on-time, high quality results to meet Manufacturing demands. In addition to technical skills, this role consists of applied job skills and company's policies and procedures to complete a variety of tasks. A QC Analyst works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.

*The work schedule for this position is Monday-Friday 8AM- 4:30PM*

Key Responsibilities:

  • Acts as Lead/Subject Matter expert (SME) for flow cytometry and qPCR.
  • Advises on troubleshooting of methods and instrumentation.
  • Act as Area Trainer and Area Reviewer for Quality Control Laboratory
  • Perform method qualification/transfer assays
  • Running routing analysis for In-Process, Lot Release, and Stability studies
  • May provide guidance on scheduling work for the team alongside the Supervisor. May act as team leader in absence of Supervisor
  • Drives investigations/deviations for the team, including writing investigational memos
  • Additional project work as assigned and needed

Key Requirements: 

  • Bachelor or Masters Degree. Preferred area of study in Biology, Biochemistry or Related Science Fields
  • Intermediate experience with flow cytometry and qPCR
  • Previous experience using Laboratory Systems, Document Management Systems and GMP Quality Systems preferred (ex. LIMS and Empower)
  • Working experience within cGMP industry preferred

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Reference: R39203