Work in a modern R&D facility with cutting edge technology
Our client is a US MNC with a R&D facility in Singapore, employing over 60 scientists and technical staffs.
As the Associate Scientist, Bioanalytics, you will be responsible for planning and performing routine and non-routine activities in the analytical and bioanalytical aspects of experimental studies in accordance with pertinent guidelines and highest scientific standards. This includes development of assays and methods, hands on participation of their operation, resources monitoring and implementation of the study plan timeline. You will also be responsible for checking, evaluating and reporting the resulting raw data to ensure that they are accordance with pertinent guidelines.
Plan and perform activities on clearly defined programs, and track progress in relation to timelines/ time table. Implement and develop experimental methods and techniques based on the upcoming needs of the studies. Formulate short & simple runs, and establish the methods/techniques to meet high scientific standards, and act as the primary subject matter expert in these techniques
Plan and perform daily work within bioanalytics and organizational levels, to organize the practical aspects of additional measurements in the study. Be the main point-of-contact for in vivo studies
Produce quality results within the required time frame, as well as analyze study related data & reports by applying scientific and technical principles to draw basic conclusions. Review routine data, monitor and escalate deviations. Identify and troubleshoot and resolve issues & gaps in processes to improve operational efficiency
Participate in several study-based activities within own team, perform daily routine measurements and perform analyses for non-routine measurements on equipment / systems for all studies as needed and act as the Subject Matter Expert. Participate and contribute in risk assessments. Plan, develop and perform activity related to qualification & validation set-up of new analytical endpoints and equipment. Able to configure complex systems
Maintain list of consumables required for the study and raise purchase requests in timely manner
Perform calibration & preventive maintenance of laboratory instruments. Manage and troubleshoot existing equipment and ensure calibration & maintenance schedules are updated as per instrument SOP. Be the system/process owner
Prepare technical method development reports. Develop and update standard operating procedures (SOPs) and work instructions (WKIs). Prepare SOPs and WKI in a timely manner to ensure that procedures are updated. Take up additional specialist tasks in other areas and perform cross functional activities
The successful incumbent should possess a degree in biomedical sciences, chemistry, biotechnology or equivalent with more than 3 years’ of strong experience in the handling of chromatographic instruments such as LC-MSMS, HPLC and software like Analyst, Masslynx and Chromeleon.
He / She should also be experienced in the area of method development & validation for analytical and bioanalytical samples with ICH/USFDA guidelines, and have good knowledge of OECD GLP guidelines and AAALAC principles.