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Oxford BioMedica’s Analytical Services Group supports the development of products through analytical testing to facilitate manufacturing and process development, ensuring appropriate quality controls and use of analytics.
We are currently recruiting for a Scientist II to join the team. The purpose of this role is to perform and report laboratory-based assays, in accordance with GMP regulatory requirements, under the supervision of an experienced scientist.
Your responsibilities in this role would be:
Research or technical support will be conducted of the highest quality, largely in a single project area.
Ensure a high standard of record keeping and ensure experimental data is completed in a timely manner (where required).
Perform assays for QC release and stability in accordance with GMP regulations. Such as ELISA, Tissue culture, and qPCR
Report results in accordance with GMP regulations
Carry out QC check of assays performed by other scientists
Perform verification of control materials
Complete quality records (QIs, deviations, CAPAs and change controls) under the supervision of an experienced scientist
Assist with cleaning of ASG laboratories to maintain GMP compliance
Assist with maintenance of ASG equipment to maintain GMP compliance
Review and update SOPs and Forms under the supervision of an experienced scientist
Joint responsibility for maintenance and compliance of a GxP laboratory area and GxP “housekeeping” procedures.
Work will be conducted in accordance with the requirements of GMP and the OXB quality management system.
High regard for safety and display a high level of good laboratory citizenship
To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and experience:
Educated to a minimum of BSc Degree in a relevant discipline, or basic experience of working in a related environment
Laboratory technical experience with desirable experience working within a GMP environment
Demonstrate competency in performing laboratory tasks and general experimental procedures.
Practical understanding of how own area of operation relates to the overall business of OXB.
Trained to operate equipment in accordance with OXB procedures and requirements.
Understanding of laboratory health and safety requirements.
Competency in data capture reporting and management systems e.g. PatentSafe and archiving.
Have some knowledge of the literature in defined project area.
Understanding of the overall responsibilities of your group.
Knowledge of regulatory requirements e.g. GMP, GLP, GCP and/or Validation and Quality Management systems and ability to maintain compliance.
Understanding of the Quality management reporting structure/responsibilities within OXB.
Familiar with the regulatory requirements for analytical work (e.g. product specifications, stability testing guidelines etc).
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