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Senior Research Associate, Analytical Development, CMC (SYN)

date publiée 09/11/2021
type de contrat Full time
reférence de l’emploi R2611946
location San Diego, Californie

Position Overview:

The Senior Research Associate participates in design, execution and data reporting of purity, impurity and structural analysis using HPLC, CE, and biophysical based experiments in support of research and development activities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform LC based assays e.g. SEC, IEC, RP, with minimal supervision and assist in assay optimization and technology transfer to CROs as needed.

  • Execute experiments, conduct analysis, report results and document in accordance with internal and industry guidance.

  • Participate in assay development and carries out protein-based assays (i.e. ELISA, CE/GelChip, Western Blots).

  • Experience with and ability to perform biophysical characterization assays e.g. DSC, DSF and CD

  • Proficient with Softmax, Prism, Chromeleon, OpenLab a plus.

  • Develop, maintain, and manage Standard Operation Protocols (SOPs).

  • Initiate new methods and protocols to support analytical development of assays.

  • Manage and maintain required reagents, laboratory environment, and equipment needed to carry out assignments.

  • Prepare analytical reports and presentations for team meetings.

  • Work closely with team leaders to manage priorities and reach goals and milestones.

  • Collaborate with internal teams and provide support to different functional groups as needed.

  • Works independently.

  • Detail-oriented.

  • Maintains laboratory notebooks.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree, plus knowledge and skills acquired through a minimum of 8 years relevant industry experience or MS degree plus knowledge and skills acquired through 5 years relevant industry experience.

  • Ability to follow SOP’s and to perform testing in a highly accurate and reproducible manner.

  • Minimum of 2 years’ of HPLC experience.

  • Familiarity with peptide/protein assay development and optimization is a plus.

  • Effective problem-solving/troubleshooting skills required.

  • Familiarity with CE, ELISA and data analysis desired but not required.

  • Familiarity with LC/MS and data analysis desired but not required.

  • Committed to working in a collaborative manner.

  • Excellent organization skills and ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects.

  • Excellent computer skills, proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint required.

  • Good oral and written communication skills a must.

  • Ability to effectively and clearly explain results to other team members.

  • Must have permanent US work authorization

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



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