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Research Associate II (Life Science Product Transfer) 8/13/2016

Bio-Rad Laboratories Hercules, CA

Company
Bio-Rad Laboratories
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
L16-R-021
AJE Ref #
575873462
Location
Hercules, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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Job Description



The successful candidate will participate in the transfer of newly developed products from the Reagents R&D group to Manufacturing. Typical activities will include creating objects in Bio-Rad's ERP system, writing production procedures and training Manufacturing personnel, as well as developing, writing, and validating quality control procedures and training QC personnel. Additional tasks will include supporting the Life Science Group Reagents R&D team in the development of new reagents products and working with the PCR and immunoassay Manufacturing teams to address post-launch issues.


Required Skills



* This position requires superior writing and communication skills and the ability to develop protocols and procedures for diverse laboratory techniques.

* The candidate must possess good organizational skills, be self-motivated, reliable, and attentive to detail.

* The candidate must be able to work effectively within a cross-functional team.

* The candidate must have solid Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).


Required Experience



* Bachelor s Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or other related field.

* The candidate must have a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience combined with a solid understanding of common molecular biology and biochemistry concepts and techniques.

* Additionally, the candidate should have a general understanding of R&D and Manufacturing practices and should be familiar with production procedures and quality control procedures.

* Experience with PCR / qPCR, cDNA synthesis, electrophoresis, chromatography, and Bio-Rad's Bio-Plex platform is preferred.

* Familiarity with product transfer, formulation development, SAP, and DOE / DFSS / LSS is a plus.



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