Sr. Research Associate
1112 Church Street Huntsville, AL 35801 US
Works on extremely complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangible variables. Exercises independent judgment in developing methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments. Provides data analysis, troubleshooting and problem solving. Provides training to junior analysts. Supports QC release and stability testing. Performs various analyses, such as HPLC, UV-Vis spectroscopy, particle size determination and moisture analysis. Maintains accurate and well-organized laboratory records and worksheets. Assists with other projects as assigned. May supervise the activities of other junior Quality Analysts.
Must have a demonstrated working knowledge of scientific principles. Practical experience in HPLC, UV/Vis spectroscopy and/or moisture analysis is required. Experience in data analysis, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills is a must. Knowledge of FDA regulations and cGMPs for drugs and/or device are required. Aerosol and pulmonary delivery experience a plus. Experience in data analysis, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills is required. Good oral and written communication skills are required. Good computer and documentation skills are required. Must be well organized and willing to work as part of a team.
A minimum of a Bachelors degree in a scientific discipline is required. Equivalent experience may be accepted. A minimum of 8 years related experience is required. A minimum of 5 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry working in a GMP environment is required. Previous supervisory experience is a plus.
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