Failure Investigation Associate Scientist
A biomedical manufacturing company located in Sunnyvale, CA is seeking a Failure Investigation Associate Scientist to join their team.
- Execute and document analytical and clinical studies
- Analyze data and prepare graphs and tables to be incorporated into reports.
- Adhere to standard operating procedures and regulatory requirements
- Participate in brainstorming, risk management and other reliability activities
- Support evaluation of potential mitigations and corrective actions
- Contribute to final report for each project
Education or Experience (in years):
Bachelor’s degree in Biological Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience
Minimum 0 to 2 years relevant experience
Knowledge and skills:
Previous experience in a microbiology or chemistry laboratory
Familiarity with running real-time PCR assays
Ability to handle multiple projects and experiments simultaneously
Excellent communication, writing, and documentation skills
Ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and other tools for data presentation and analysis
Ability to work independently and in a team setting
Ability to work in an office and lab environment
This role requires the associate is hands-on in the laboratory, including the use of hazardous chemicals and clinical specimens.
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS (optional):
1 or more years of relevant professional experience
Experience working in a regulated (ISO-13485) industry
Experience with real-time multiplex PCR
Experience with fluidic handling systems
Familiarity with MiniTab analysis software
Familiarity with clinical sample techniques and handling
Basic knowledge of statistics
For more than forty years, Richmar Associates has connected talented job seekers with Silicon Valley businesses from start-ups to Fortune 500. We specialize in the temporary and direct placement services business. Based in the Silicon Valley, Richmar offers staffing solutions that include temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll service, vendor management and direct placement services to clients in the High-Tech Industry.
Richmar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.