Randstad Professionals is currently looking for an Associate Scientist Quality Control who will be assigned an interesting challenge for a major client based in Schaffhausen.
This contract is a great opportunity to join a major client, global group focusing on the Healthcare sector (Medical device, Pharma / vaccines, Consumer health).
The initial assignment will start in March 2019 and will last until December 2019.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION :
In this position, you support the smooth running of the laboratory operations.
Responsible for using data to determine reliability and conformance of quality control process. Accountable for identifying trends and recurring issues and suggesting solutions.
Position duties and responsibilities
Analysis of samples through a large array of techniques and equipment
Efficient implementation and optimization of existing administrative processes
Optimization of existing procedures in the laboratory
Support for the introduction of new analytical methods and evaluation methods
Examines data on recurring product defects to determine root cause.
Recommends process or material changes to correct.
Analyzes raw material inspection logs for consistent failures.
Quantifies cost to business and categorizes failures for negotiations and product improvement discussions with suppliers.
Studies work processes, measurements and performance metrics to identify improvement areas. Assesses costs to business and proposes corrective actions.
Recommends changes to methods and procedures to address.
Interfaces with customers, suppliers and associates to define and improve quality standards and expectations.
Writes and revises standard test / operational procedures.
Leads and participates on process improvement teams.
Evaluates data on internal and external complaints to establish focused plans for correcting repetitive problems.
Collects and distributes samples for further analyses and maintains appropriate records. Examines details on defective products and materials.
Experience and profile :
Graduate-level education in biochemistry or equivalent
Professional experience in the GMP-regulated environment, preferably in protein analysis (HPLC, cIEF, cSDS, bioassays particle methods ...)
Fluent in spoken and written English and German : English and German spoken and written at a fluent level are mandatory on this position.
Safe handling of MS Office and laboratory IT systems
Team-oriented, communicative and driven personality
High degree of attention to quality, resilience and flexibility
An independent, accurate and purposeful way of working
Reliability and attention to details