• Analytical chemist San Diego
  • Actalent in San Diego, CA, United States
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

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Description ...
• Execute feasibility (pre-validation) studies to support validation experimental design
• Translate technical information and requirements into experimental design
• Generate, review and execute phrase appropriate method

validation / verification / transfer protocols

Prepare documentation in support of the sampling, analysis, and reporting of method

qualification or validation results
• Perform troubleshooting during method qualification or validation.
• Perform data analysis, interpretation and review using statistical methods
• Prepare summaries and reports
• Compile and track undesirable / unacceptable problems encountered during analytical

method execution

Write, review and assist in the evaluation of the effectiveness of SOPs and identify
• Assist in the maintenance of validation / verification / transfer documents
• Assist to write risk analysis (or statistical analysis) as part of validation activities;
• Monitoring and tracking of validation / verification / transfer activities
• May assist with training, competency assessment, and performance evaluations of

laboratory personnel as appropriate

Investigate deviations in validation protocols, identify the root cause of the deviation,

issue corrective and preventive actions, and carry out follow-up once the actions are
• implemented to ensure their effectiveness;
• Work closely with AD to ensure accurate transfer of methods from AD to QC.
• Work closely with QC to ensure accurate scheduling of instrumentation and validation


Work closely with QA to ensure documents are reviewed and approved in a timely


Work closely with Project Management and the Account Manager to ensure that

customer expectations with respect to method validation and transfers are met

Work closely with Regulatory Department to ensure that information is pertinent to

method validation are transparent to regulatory
• Offer expertise to other departments of the company such as Production, Maintenance,
• Quality, Engineering and Analytical Services;
• Plan and coordinate the activities required as part of the validation protocol with the
• departments of Production, Maintenance, Quality, Engineering and Stability;
• Responsible for continuous evaluation / optimization of test methods for efficiency and

cost reduction

Perform other duties as assigned

Additional Skills & Qualifications :
• BS or MS in Analytical Chemistry or equivalent
• 2+ years experience in a cGMP pharmaceutical / biotechnology laboratory
• Strong technical knowledge HPLC, GC and MS
• Proficiency with analytical method development and validations
• Proficient use of Microsoft Office suite of applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint,

Teams, etc.)
• Ability to work as part of a team and also independently with minimal to no supervision
• Ability to rapidly change focus during times of shifting or changing priorities
• Impeccable technical writing skills with extreme attention to detail, specifically the lexicology

and grammatology of written English text as applied to technical writing

Excellent organizational, multitasking, and communication skills

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market.

With a network of almost 30, consultants and more than 4, clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune .

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through :
• Hiring diverse talent
• Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection
• Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes
• Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email for other accommodation options.

Last updated : 2024-05-08
San Diego CA USA


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