Biochemist

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies. In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing. In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years. Employee Responsibilities: * Perform stability and release testing in support of large molecule biopharmaceutical products using various analytical techniques including HPLC, SCE, CE, iCE, UV, MFI, Appearance, etc. * Document work as required for GMP compliance * Carry out feasibility studies and method transfers * Perform tests accurately * Troubleshoot method and instrumentation problems * Use office and instrumentation specific computer software including Empower * Produce written reports (e.g., methods, client reports) * Serve as administrator of analytical instrumentation systems * Train technical staff * Give presentations for training and client reviews The Ideal Candidate would possess: * Experience with HPLC * Experience with capillary electrophoresis (CE and/or iCE) * Experience with PCR and BSL2 is a plus * Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills * Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail * Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude * Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies * Theoretical understanding of large molecule biochemistry Qualifications * Bachelor's/Master's/PhD degree in biochemistry, chemistry, biology, or other related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience (two years of directly related industry experience is equivalent to one full-time year of college in related major) * Five years in the bio/pharmaceutical industry (having worked with large molecules, HPLC, capillary electrophoresis, and cGMP) * Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship Position is full-time, Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of San Diego, CA are encouraged to apply. * Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options * Life and disability insurance * 401(k) with company match * Paid vacation and holidays Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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