Danaher Corporation Quality Control Analyst - Microbiology in Marlborough, Massachusetts
Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health
We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.
Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.
We are looking for a Quality Control Analyst - Microbiology to work with our expert QC Microbiology team. Do you have a passion for Quality Control? Then we would love to hear from you.
What you’ll do
Collects routine daily, weekly and monthly EM samples in pharmaceutical cleanrooms. Sample types include air viable, surface viable, and air nonviable monitoring
Collects compressed gas samples to ensure they are free of microbial and chemical contamination
Collects purified water samples to ensure it meets the claimed water quality
Performs TOC, conductivity, nitrates, endotoxin, bioburden and other microbiological testing.
Perform general lab support activities, including but not limited to, making reagents, equipment maintenance, etc.
Performs assigned sampling tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and manager instructions.
Provide microbiological input into excursion investigations.
Participate extensively in high-level quality systems programs (Deviations, CAPA, etc.)
Generate and revise SOPs, investigations, trend reports and other documentation as needed
Other duties, as assigned.
Who you are
Bachelor’s degree in either; Microbiology, Biology or related field
Minimum 5 years’ experience working in Quality Control for the biopharmaceutical industry
Must be a team player with integrity and concern to quality
Self-starting motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills and who is able to effectively interact with other departments.
Prior experience working and maintaining excellent aseptic technique
Ability to read and interpret professional journals and technical procedures, write test protocols and reports; communicate test analysis and results.
Mature skills implementing microbial identification systems.
Who we are
Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.
Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/cytiva) , Instagram channel (https://www.instagram.com/cytiva/) and LinkedIn page (https://www.linkedin.com/company/cytiva/) !
Cytiva is global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to advance and accelerate therapeutics. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.
Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.
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