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Senior Scientist, Systems Integration

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Scientist, Systems Integration for an opening in South San Francisco, CA.

Leads late stage development of new products and sustaining product improvement projects. Coordinates multiple global sites to plan, schedule, and execute on late stage development, verification, transfer and validation activities. Establishes a positive, transparent culture of continuous improvement, cross-team participation and contribution. Shows strong alignment to business priorities and promotes visibility of progress towards goals, presenting project status to senior management. Drives for creative problem solving and quickly identifies roadblocks for quick resolution. Works cross-functionally to solve problems associated with the integration of molecular assays, hardware, and software components onto a complete end-to end customer solution. Identifies, confirms, and interprets performance issues related to integration of individual assays and instrument modules in new and on market products. Communicates issues cross-functionally and provide suggestions, solutions, and/or test plans for resolution. Leverages advanced troubleshooting tools and DOE. Responsible for developing specifications based on careful measurement system analysis. Leverages expertise in Lean Six Sigma & process capability analysis for specification optimization and development. Drives continuous process improvement eg. through elimination of waste. Expert in risk analysis tools such as design and application FMEA to assess and mitigate product risk failure modes, including failure modes during customer workflow. Responsible for developing design history files under design control to ensure quality product development and traceability. Responsible for developing integrated manufacturing document infrastructure. Ensures accuracy and usability of manufacturing and QC procedures, and for procedure transfer to Operations. Collaborates with molecular biologists, chemists, bioinformaticians, engineers, product managers, customer support, internal cross functional core teams and external scientists.

Experience in integration and optimization of complex systems. Experience in developing products for regulated (GMP) customers. Expertise in Lean Six Sigma, DOE, and measurement system analysis. Has strong statistical skills using current platforms eg. JMP, R. Multidisciplinary background preferred. Must have qPCR experience. NGS, CE, and sample extraction platform experience preferred. Protein detection experience (eg. ELISA) a plus. Demonstrated experience and understanding of customer requirements. Experience in V&V for complete systems including reagents, sample prep instruments, detection instrumentation, and software. Experience in automation a plus. Experience with design control and FMEA/risk assessment. Demonstrated strength in generating documentation for full product development traceability. Experience with Agile, E1, SAP, QAD or similar software. Experience in root cause investigation methodologies eg. 5-whys, fishbone, etc. Demonstrated experience in driving for continuous improvement of processes. Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrixed environment . Able to adapt quickly to changing needs caused by time, budget, or business constraints. Comfortable working in a fast paced environment. Strong communication and presentation skills are essential. Self-motivated, independent, organized, and a proactive driving force of execution. Demonstrates passion for problem solving and outside-the-box thinking. Willingness to take on new challenges. Must be highly collaborative; Have the ability to work within a diverse team and contribute to a supportive, transparent, positive work environment both within the team and in the greater community. Demonstrated experience communicating and coordinating work across functions, cultures, and time zones. Has managed launch of at least 3 products as technical lead under design control.

Accredited PhD in Molecular Biology / Genetics / Biochemistry / Organic Chemistry / Bioengineering with at least 7 years of product development experience.

1st Shift

Job Number: 184933
Job Location: South San Francisco, CA
Rate: $DOE
Duration: 9 Months
Input Date: 03/22/2020
Attention: Tyler Harrell
Address: 420 CULVER BLVD
City, State: PLAYA DEL REY, CA 90293
Phone: 310/414-7800 X286
800 Phone: 800/927-9318
Fax Phone: 310/414-7808

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