Assistant Analytical Scientist

Company/Organization: 
MilliporeSigma
Type: 
Full time
Location: 
Madison, Wis.
Posted Date: 
3/29/17

Who We Are: MilliporeSigma is the North American life science brand of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany – a leading science and technology company. It offers a broad range of innovative products and services to biotech and pharmaceutical drug therapies businesses. Through dedicated collaboration with the scientific and engineering communities, and as one of the top three R&D investors in the life science tools industry, the brand serves as a strategic partner to customers and helps advance the promise of life science.

Your role: The Assistant Analytical Scientist 2 is responsible for the routine analysis of samples from the Process Development department and all related paperwork. Analysis involves the use of HPLC, GC, DSC, TGA, IR, MS, NMR and XRPD among other tests and instruments. The Analytical Assistant Scientist 2 is responsible for organizing and performing analytical equipment calibration/verification and maintenance. The Analytical Assistant Scientist 2 is also responsible for assisting with method qualification, writing protocols and standard operating procedures.

Who you are: The successful candidate must be able to maintain analytical and related equipment, work in a safe manner and maintain the cleanliness of the work environment and work in accordance with FDA, OSHA, EPA, DNR, DOT, and other regulatory agency guidelines.

• B.S. in Chemistry or related biological sciences preferred.

• 3 years experience in an analytical laboratory environment operating under GLP or cGMP conditions.

• Excellent communication skills.

• Ability to work in a team environment. The life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany operates as MilliporeSigma in the U.S. and Canada. 2 of 2

• Ability to work in an analytical testing lab with hazardous and toxic chemicals.

What we offer: Your possibilities to develop in our growing company are just as manifold as our product portfolio. We offer a modern and international working environment to unleash your innovative potential in diverse teams, and take responsibility for our employees, products, the environment and society.

MilliporeSigma is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.