Sr Associate Quality Control


You've earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you've worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission-to serve patients-drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world's leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Sr Associate Quality Control


What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will under general supervision, be responsible for one or more of the following activities in the HPLC Drug Substance laboratory for Quality Control including analytical testing and approval, method validations and transfer execution, sample and data management.

Specific Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform routine and non-routine laboratory testing, documentation, trending, and approval for compendial and non-compendial methods
  • Perform or review standards preparation and testing, reagents and solution preparation, sample management and equipment maintenance
  • Introduce new techniques to the lab, including method transfers, reports, validations, and protocols
  • Perform equipment validation, operation, and maintenance
  • Perform laboratory investigations of analytical results
  • May participate in audits, initiatives, and projects within own department or other organizations.
  • May provide technical guidance and act as instructor for training purposes
  • May represent the department/organization on various teams
  • May interact with outside resources


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Sr. Associate Quality Control professional we seek is an individual contributor with these qualifications.

The Basic Qualifications are:



Bachelor's degree and 2 years of manufacturing experience in a GMP regulated industry

Beyond that, the additional preferred qualifications are:

  • Educational background in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, or Molecular Biology
  • Previous working knowledge with HPLC equipment and Empower or similar data acquisition system
  • Strong organizational skills, including ability to follow assignments through to completion
  • Initiate and lead cross functional teams
  • Enhanced skills in leading, influencing and negotiating
  • Experience in presenting to regulatory agencies
  • Strong communication (both written and oral), facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong skill in working independently and to effectively interact with various levels
  • Advance data trending and evaluation
  • Ability to evaluate compliance issues
  • Demonstrate the Amgen Values/Leadership Practices


Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates' professional and personal growth and well-being.
  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
  • A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plan-comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits-with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

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Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.