SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognised as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 94,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Scientific Responsibilities 1. Operate and maintain instruments, including but not limited to Applied Biosystems Procise 494 Edman Degradation Sequencers, Amino Acid Analysis HPLCs, and Waters Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer. 2. Assist Senior Analysts with complex analytical studies.
Performance of biochemical/chemical analysis and procedures
4. Interpretation of data obtained from biochemical/chemical analysis 5. Report writing 6. Prepare chemical solutions and perform detailed and complex analytical procedures (e.g., extractions, purifications, evaporations, derivatizations, etc.) following SOP's and established test Protocols. 7. Receipt of incoming materials 8. Other laboratory tasks as needed GMP Responsibilities
All of the above performed to cGMP following US FDA and EU guidelines
Preparation and review of SOPs
INTER-PERSONAL SKILLS • Excellent communication skills (oral and written). • Able to interact effectively with persons from various diverse backgrounds. • Able to cooperate well with others and work as part of a team. • Able to follow directions well. CORE COMPETENCES
Organization and self-motivation
PROFILE A BSc. or MSc. degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry Analytical Sciences. One to two years of industry experience SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE Essential
Hands on application of one or more of the techniques used in the characterization of Biopharmaceuticals.
Possess experience in the analysis of biologics.
Be highly motivated, independent and interactive.
Be highly organized and capable of multitasking to meet required deadlines.
Demonstrate clear and professional verbal and written communication.
Effectively collaborate with colleagues, both internal and external.