QC Analyst - Technical Services

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 QC Analyst, Technical Services  will act as a team member of the Quality Control department to support Transfer and Validations of in-process, final drug product and Raw Material methods for incoming customers to the Lonza, Portsmouth facility. They may also participate in quality testing for ongoing customer stability studies and provide on-time, high quality results to meet Manufacturing demands. They will be comfortable working alongside Senior Scientists as well as know when to ask for guidance from Management/Senior Scientists.

A QC Analyst, Technical Services: Applies job skills and company's policies and procedures to complete a variety of tasks. Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required. Works on problems of moderate scope in which analysis of situation or data requires a review of identifiable factors. 

*This role is set to report to work for first shift from Monday-Friday, 1st shift (8am-4:30pm)*

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Demonstrated abilities and competence in one or multiple analytical areas including but not limited to: HPLC techniques, ELISA, icIEF, CE, qPCR, Bioassay techniques
  • Ability to quickly train and understand new analytical methods and techniques independently
  • Reviewing assays with a keen eye on quality
  • Ability to train peers (both junior and senior to self) on instrument calibration or execution/review of new analytical methods
  • Technical Writing is highly desired (Deviations, CAPA, Change Control), Protocols/Reports or Test Methods
  • Quick learner who understands when to ask questions in a quality setting

Key Requirements: 

  • Bachelor Degree. Preferred area of study in Chemistry, Biochemistry or Related Science Fields
  • Previous experience using Laboratory Systems, Document Management Systems and GMP Quality Systems preferred (ex. LIMS and Empower)
  • Working experience within cGMP industry highly 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: R40877