Associate Scientist

Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - King of Prussia Posted Date: Jul 29 2021 As an Associate Scientist you will be responsible for testing drug products and drug substance samples for release and stability. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career, these responsibilities include some of the following: Perform and may train others on physical testing of laboratory samples (drug product, drug substance, in-process, water, etc.) utilizing various chemical and biochemical techniques including Separations and related techniques Prepare laboratory samples for analysis and prepares laboratory standards and solutions Manage samples and associated documentation for duration of sample lifecycle, both physically and electronically Participate in laboratory investigations Author, review, and revise SOP's and support Electronic Notebook template development (testing electronic lab notebook templates, etc.) May review and approve laboratory data Performs routine departmental GMP activities (lab instrument calibrations, preventive maintenance, audits, work orders, etc.) Support analytical and instrument lifecycle, technical transfer, and/or validation Laboratory upkeep and maintenance (5S, routine equipment/glassware cleaning, etc.) Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: Bachelor's Degree or two years of college in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry or a related Science field Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: 1+ year of related experience Ability to follow SOPs related to this area of expertise Ability to interpret data and results Basic understanding of cGMPs and compliance Experience with laboratory testing necessary to execute job functions Biopharmaceutical testing experience Experience with techniques and assays such as CGE, CiEF, CE, and other instrument-based biochemistry techniques and assays System experience with SAP/ERP, LES, Webstatistica, Empower, and analytical instrument software Experience with MS Excel, Word, and Powerpoint Basic understanding of cGxP and data integrity guidelines Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities: Operating at pace and agile decision-making - using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigour and risk. Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution. Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning. Sustaining energy and well-being. Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations. Budgeting and cost-consciousness. 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