Team Lead- Senior QC Development Scientist

Molecular Devices

Molecular Devices

Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

IDT is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

This position is part of the Regulatory Affairs and Compliance Department and will be hybrid based in Boulder, CO. At IDT, we are one global team. We celebrate our differences, engage in healthy debate, and are inclusive. Together, we accomplish great things.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Independently design, execute, and or oversee execution of method development and process improvements under GLP to be implemented in a production QC department; this includes researching and selecting potential methods, authoring, reviewing and approving method development and validation protocols, design transfer plans, reports, associated SOPs and analysis workbooks and associated laboratory notebooks.
  • Serve as a core team member on strategic multi-functional projects; accountable and responsible for the creation and execute of L1/L2 schedule, project deliverables, method transfer and lead extended team members.
  • Act in a Team Lead role to assigned POD of 2-3 entry and intermediate level associates responsible for performance and development objectives, training, on-time delivery and first line of escalation: acts as decision maker in recommendations and/or proposals from POD associates, as necessary.
  • Apply statistical analyses and experimental design to large datasets; able to interpret complex datasets to solve complex problems; often taking a new perspective using existing solutions.
  • Execute wet-bench tasks associated with method characterization, validation plans and quality events such as non-conformances and deviations, execute method transfer activities, and assist in data analysis.

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science related field required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of of lab experience required, including relevant QC techniques (PCR, qPCR, NGS, HPLC, GC, CE, ESI).
  • Demonstrated experience in QC development, new product development and process improvement implementation in a regulated environment which is governed by a formal Quality Management System and documenting activities in laboratory notebooks in accordance with GLP.
  • Demonstrated experience in written and verbal communication, using Microsoft Office tools, to a wide variety of audiences.
  • Experience with statistical analysis and experimental design (JMP, SAS, R, DOE, etc.).

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • coaching and mentoring others.
  • developing qualification plans for QC scientists.

At IDT we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for IDT can provide.

The salary range for this role is $110,000.00 - $120,000.00. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and Retirement Benefits to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit www.danaher.com.

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