Analyst 2, QC

Singapore, Tuas Singapore

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.

Did you know that we are the 1st biologics contract manufacturer in Singapore? We offer you exposure to upcoming biotech and established pharmaceutical companies and to the manufacturing technology needed to produce mammalian treatments and cell therapies of tomorrow. Our global manufacturing network is recognized for its reliable, high-quality services, regulatory track record, global footprint, innovative technology platforms and extensive experience – we, in Singapore are proud to be part of this global network.

The QC Analyst will be responsible for Analytical/Biochemistry Area in the QC Lab. Role requires an understanding and execution of spectroscopy, and other assigned methods which may include chromatography methods (HPLC), ELISA, PCR, CE, SDS-PAGE, IEF, TOC, osmolality, potency methods, appearance and other physiochemical methods.

Key responsibilities:

  • To prioritize and perform the various testing/analysis in timely manner, in order to support the business requirements.
  • Analysis of bulk product, in-process, raw material or environmental samples according to Standard Operating Procedures and Test Methods.
  • Documentation of results in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP).
  • Problem solving of analytical methods as well as troubleshooting of equipment.
  • Involvement in method transfers and validation.
  • Involved in equipment qualification and technical selection of QC equipment and/or standards and reagents.
  • Assay trend analysis, document revision and update.
  • General lab support including housekeeping, equipment maintenance, inventory of supplies, lab supplies ordering, management of glass wares, autoclaving etc.
  • Any other duties as assigned by your Supervisor/Manager.

Key requirements:

  • Degree/Diploma in a relevant Chemistry, Science field or Equivalent.
  • Relevant work experience preferably with Lab experience in a biotech or medically related field.
  • Relevant experience and accomplishment to dictate final position for which the candidate may qualify.
  • Well versed in cGMP regulations.
  • Knowledge of area specific responsibilities.
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • A key team player.
  • Able and willing to work on 12 hours shift.

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.

Vaccination status: As the above role requires you to work on-site*, only fully vaccinated** employees will be shortlisted for the role.  For fully vaccinated applicants, please indicate your vaccination status as “fully vaccinated” when applying for the role.

*In line with the latest advisory from the Ministry of Manpower, from 1 January 2022 only employees who are fully vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-19 within the past 180 days, can return to the workplace.

** Lonza adopts the definition of “fully vaccinated” by the Ministry of Health in Singapore which means that you:

(a) have received the full regimen of WHO EUL vaccines from a specific manufacturer; and

(b) have met the prescribed post-vaccination period for the respective vaccine to be fully effective.

We provide company transport, both ways, at multiple pick up points.

Reference: R44473