QC Scientist

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company in Canton, MA

  • Industry: Scientific Research - Health/Medicine/Pharmacology
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $94,360.00 - 141,170.00 / Year*
position filled
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Employer: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Position: QC Scientist (Ref: 1532)

Location: 38 Jackson Road, Devens, MA 01434

Duties: Perform duties in a cGMP laboratory / manufacturing facility where one must maintain a high attention to detail and to be aware of the presence of workplace hazards, including pressurized liquids gases, steam and hazardous chemicals. Lead complex major/critical quality evens (QEs) by using knowledge of cGMP regulations as referenced in The Code of Federal Regulations and the specific application to quality control lab in a biologics manufacturing facility and knowledge/experience with interpreting and applying cGMPs, USP, regulatory requirements and industry best practices. Evaluate new technologies for QC use. Recognize instrumentation and method issues and provide recommendation on instrument and method improvements. Use knowledge of US requirements, corporate directives and industry best practices to develop strategies for solving complex problems/issues and recommending and driving implementation of solutions. Drive effective root cause and corrective action/preventive action (CAPA), and provide rationale and justification for changes to requirements for ongoing investigations. Provide training and expertise on investigational techniques. Lead the execution of technical transfer and co-validation activities for the quality control network. Work across intra and inter functional departments to achieve alignment of company objectives. Write, review and approve technical protocols and reports. Recognize and recommend solutions for instrumentation and method issues. Review and approve lab data generated as a part of method transfer/validation activities. Support implementation of analytical method change control as needed throughout BMS network, third party manufacturing and outside testing labs. Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided by employer is required in the labs and in the some portions of the facility.

Requirements: Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related field plus demonstrable ability in the skill set described above.

In lieu of Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related field plus demonstrable ability in the skill set described above, the employer will accept a Master's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related field plus 6 years of post-baccalaureate experience showing demonstrable ability in the skills set described above. OR a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related field plus 8 years of post-baccalaureate experience showing demonstrable ability in the skills set described above.

** This position is eligible for our employee referral program

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
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* Estimated salary