Associate Research Scientist, Microbiology
0020 E.R. Squibb & Sons,L.L.C.
New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Science & Technology
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision transforming patients lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.Responsibilities:Collaborates with formulation and manufacturing colleagues in order to optimize processes and improve productivity.Conducts testing as per assigned technique and methods.Documents work in laboratory notebooks and other systems and as per GMPs and department SOPs.Performs data review of instrument related documentation, analytical results as well as outsourced analysis.Acquires reviews and/or approves in GMP compliant manner, data related to methods development and testing of GMP and development materials. Prepares reports for methods, validation, and technology transfer.Transfers methods to development labs and CROsSustains up to date knowledge on applicable department and site standard practices related to GMPs, safety and controlled substances as appropriate to work.Assists in purchase and implementation of new technologyParticipates in laboratory investigations/inspections.Conducts Microbiology Investigations and implement CAPAs as neededServes as a member of interdisciplinary development teams, providing scientific and operational input to development plansDrafts responses and corrective actions to internal compliance questions related to their work.Writes and revises SOPs, WIs and Methods as needed.Writes and implement change controls.Requirements:Bachelor Degree in Microbiology or related scientific discipline with 3 to 7 years experience in pharmaceutical microbiology.Good communication skills, both written and verbal, are required.Experience with environmental monitoring, water testing, bacterial endotoxin test, bioburden and sterility, with in-depth understanding of the method.Knowledge of basic compendial microbial test methods is required.Experience with instrument qualifications in a microbiology environment is a plus.Detail oriented and able to deal with changing priorities.Demonstrated ability to solve non-routine analytical issues and provide guidance to laboratory and external colleagues.Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.