Sample Coordinator, QC Systems (Contract)

Published
November 7, 2018
Location
Gaithersburg, MD.
Category
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Description

At Novavax, a clinical-stage vaccine company, we are creating tomorrow's vaccines today! We seek to attract, develop, and retain talented people who share our passion for science, medicine, and human health. We foster an environment of teamwork and collaboration, built on a culture that values and appreciates its employees. We are a fast-paced company that provides employees with opportunities to achieve personal and professional goals while also maintaining a balance between work and personal life.

 

The Quality Control Sample Coordinator is responsible for day to day operations related to sample management, QC electronic system, and QC equipment.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage the day to day operations of incoming and outgoing QC samples, ensuring a timely, effective, and compliant operation in support of manufacturing operations.
  • To liaise with maintenance staff and suppliers to ensure laboratory equipment and services are maintained to a high standard and in good working order.
  • To be the point person for QC and to interface with the IS group in support of Quality Control electronic systems.
  • To be the point person for coordinating activities with Outside Testing Laboratories.
  • To ensure suitable written records and work undertaken are kept in accordance with cGMP and company procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Minimum requirements: 

  • Minimum of a degree or equivalent in a scientific discipline
  • Minimum 1-2 years' experience in a cGMP laboratory, preferably related to pharmaceutical industry operations
  • Good communication skills and be conversant in computer systems
  • Excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • The candidate should have a good understanding of relevant regulatory/industry standards and requirements
  • Working knowledge of LIMS preferred

 

Novavax, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company committed to delivering novel products to prevent a broad range of infectious diseases. Using innovative proprietary recombinant nanoparticle vaccine technology, we produce vaccine candidates to efficiently and effectively respond to both known and emerging disease threats. Our vaccine candidates are genetically engineered three-dimensional nanostructures that incorporate recombinant proteins critical to disease pathogenesis.

Our product pipeline targets a variety of infectious diseases, with clinical vaccine candidates for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and Ebola virus (EBOV), and preclinical programs for Zika virus (ZIKV), seasonal influenza and a combination respiratory vaccine candidate, as well as other infectious disease vaccine candidates.

Novavax, Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with additional facilities in Rockville, Maryland and Uppsala, Sweden. Novavax is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol NVAX and is dedicated to developing novel vaccines to address infectious disease.

Novavax, Inc. offers a base salary, annual bonus, stock options, professional career development/growth opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, Rx, STD, LTD, Life, Optional Life, 401(k) plan.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Novavax, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/932673-222192

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