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Sr. Specialist, Analytical Development

  • Carlsbad, USA
  • IT development

Job description

A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization.  External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.  



We are offering a $7,500 Sign-on bonus for those that qualify!


Your Role:

MilliporeSigma is seeking a motivated Sr. Specialist to join its dynamic and collaborative process development team at the Carlsbad viral vector CDMO facility. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing analytical methods to support viral vector process development activities, including method qualification and validation activities. The candidate will also act as a driver for continuous advancement in viral vector analytical science and operational excellence across functions.


The candidate will perform the following duties:

·  Supporting efforts to transfer in analytical assay methods from clients or to develop methods for clients with minimal guidance
·  Supporting the drafting of protocols, summary reports, method transfer documents with increasing independence
·  Independently execute analytical testing experiments
·  Independently analyzing data, interpreting results, and interfacing cross-functionally for troubleshooting efforts
·  Demonstrating distinguishing technical expertise; has broad knowledge of analytical assay principles, practices, and procedures
·  Evaluate new techniques, systems, products, and technologies with minimal guidance
·  Train others on the systems and methods with increasing technical scope and independence
·  Collaborating on method qualification and validation activities
·  Work closely with the technical leadership team, internal and external network partners, and the product management teams
·  Applying Quality by Design (QbD) principles and incorporating statistical design of experiment (DoE) approach in the scope of method development and qualification work
·  Develop new technical capabilities through continuous learning
·  Routinely promoting a culture of continuous improvement within the analytical development team and championing initiatives to improve client service


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

·  Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, or other life science studies
·  5+ years of experience in pharma, medical device, biologics, or similar technical industries


·  Master’s Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, or other life science studies
·  3+ years of experience in pharma, medical device, biologics, or similar technical industries


Preferred Qualifications:

·  Experience with biologics analytical method development (HPLC, CE, qPCR/ddPCR, ELISA).
·  Knowledge of ICH quality guideline
·  Ability to apply advanced technical knowledge to complete complex projects
·  Effective communicator of scientific and technical ideas
·  Excellent organization skills and ability to prioritize projects and tasks to meet timelines
·  Experience with DoE using JMP or similar software for experimental design and analysis
·  Knowledge of cGMP manufacturing and quality systems within an FDA-regulated environment.


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit


If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance


The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.


As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

Job Requisition ID:  258134

Location:  Carlsbad

Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)

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