Biological/Chemical Scientist/Engineer 2

at APN Software Services Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Specific Requirements: This position is in the Company's Glasgow Technical Operations Department supporting the manufacture of reagents and calibrators used on the Dimension, Dimension Vista and other automated chemistry/immunoassay analyzers.

Scope of work:
• Participates/investigates escalated customer complaints and manufacturing issues. Coordinates and carries out investigations and implements corrective and preventive actions.
• Creates and participates in the design of experiments.
• Coordinates and performs data analysis and writes internal reports and documentation.
• Coordinates and performs material and process validations following written protocols, prepares validation and/or test results reports.
• May lead a team or directly investigate the performance of new and re-formulated assays and manufacturing processes.
• May lead a team or directly investigate the performance of raw materials for use of manufacture of Chemistry/Immunoassay products.
• May Work in the laboratory running Dimension, Dimension Vista and other automated analyzers with serum and other biological fluids of human and animal origin.

Typical Education:
• BS in Medical Technology, Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering; advanced degree (MS or Ph.D.) preferred.

Typical Job Related Experience:
• 2 – 5 Years

Specific skills:
• Candidate must have a good understanding and knowledge of polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies and principles of immunodiagnostic technology as well as experience with immunoassays.
• Demonstrated ability to interpret data and to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues. Protein chemistry and chromatography knowledge and experience are desirable.
• Experience with automated immunoassay analyzers and/or ELISA, chemiluminescent technology, Western Blot, SDS-PAGE, as well as, proficiency with Microsoft Office, Minitab and 6 Sigma are a plus.
• Candidate should have a strong work ethic, excellent written and communication skills, and the ability to work as a project leader as well as independently.
• Candidate must be a team player, be flexible and demonstrate the ability to switch priorities to meet business needs 


 As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, APN Software is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. APN complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

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Job Posting: 864501

Posted On: Oct 29, 2021

Updated On: Nov 28, 2021