QC Specialist Quality Control, Cell Culture Ops

QC Specialist Quality Control, Cell Culture Ops – Contract – Santa Monica, CA – $26.00-$28.00/ Hr.
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A Bio - Pharmaceutical Company is seeking a QC Specialist Quality Control, Cell Culture Ops in Santa Monica, CA.

Role Description

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join us as a QC Specialist Quality Control, Cell Culture to support Kite’s Cell Culture Ops at Santa Monica, California. The QC Specialist will be part of the Commercial QC Cell Culture Ops team and will have the overall responsibility for execution of cell culture operations, planning, coordination, and operational activities in the QC laboratory.

In this role you will provide daily help in cell culture, analytical testing and sample management in support of fast paced commercial manufacturing of cell lines used as a method reference in testing of raw material, final drug product and stability testing of Cell Therapy products. You will also be responsible for upkeep and maintenance of QC instrumentation and lab in GMP compliance.

· Understand and execute protocols related to media and buffer preparation, cell culture and cell banking and other activities as needed.
· Perform hands on lab work to execute studies across multiple unit operations
· Participates in decision -making processes within the project team by actively engaging in scientific and technical discussions
· Enter and analyzes data to support project leads in preparation of presentation, data graphs and reports
· Manages samples and inventory related to each experiment
· Write and review technical and summary reports
· Other responsibilities as assigned

Skills & Requirements

· Master’s Degree Biochemical Engineering, Biology, Biotechnology and 0 years’ experience OR
· Bachelor’s Degree Biochemical Engineering, Biology, Biotechnology and 2 years’ experience in analytical and/or operations and/or quality OR
· High School Degree and 4 years’ experience in analytical and/or operations and/or quality
· Minimum 1-3 years of cell culture or cell therapy manufacturing experience
· Cell culture experience at different scales using adherent and/or suspension platforms including flasks and culture bags
· Experience in various analytical techniques: Flow cytometry, ELISAs, PCR, cell-based assay, and other applicable methods
· Ability to work and collaborate in cross functional teams, research, development, manufacturing in a fast pace dynamic team setting
· Ability to think critically, analytically and have demonstrated troubleshooting and problem- solving skills based on deductive reasoning
· Versed and experienced in bioanalytical methods and experience in working in a Quality Control laboratory under GMP compliance
· Comfortable in a fast-paced commercial environment with minimal direction and able to adjust workload based upon changing priorities
· Fluent with Microsoft Office application, statically analysis tools and data management tools
· The ability to accommodate occasional weekend work
· Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are essential in this collaborative work environment

Why Hays?

You will be working with a professional recruiter who has intimate knowledge of the industry and market trends. Your Hays recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and drivers. You will also get support on resume writing, interview tips, and career planning, so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it.

Additionally, this position is a contract role where Hays offers you the opportunity to enroll in full medical, dental or vision benefits.

• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• 401K
• Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)

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Hays is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran.

In accordance with applicable federal and state law protecting qualified individuals with known disabilities, Hays U.S. Corporation will attempt to reasonably accommodate those individuals unless doing so would create an undue hardship on the company. Any qualified applicant or consultant with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should call or text 813.336.5570

Drug testing may be required; please contact a recruiter for more information. #1142814


Tipo de trabajo
Technology & Internet Services
Santa Monica
$26.00-$28.00/ Hr.