Sun Pharmaceuticals, Inc QC Analyst I in Billerica, Massachusetts

QC Analyst I

Location MA, Billerica

Job Category Quality Control

Employment Duration Full time

This position is located in Billerica, Massachusetts.

Job Summary:

Performs various quality control tests on raw materials, in-process and final product using established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and working in accord with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs)

Area of Responsibility:

  • Performs analytical quality control tests and assays for release, stability, and complaint follow-up on raw materials, in-processing and final products.

  • Performs the quality control tests and assays and monitors equipment (i.e. water systems, environmental chambers). Maintains records of the data in manual logs.

  • Wash glassware/prepare reagents, solutions, and equipment for chemical tests and assays.

  • Basic training in use of Single Wavelength Ultraviolet/Visible (UV/VIS) Spectrometer, Conductivity Meter, pH meter, Dissolved Oxygen Analyzer, Karl Fischer Titrator, High temperature furnaces and oven, Fume Hoods, Stir/Hot Plates, Propane Burners, Compressed Gas Regulators and Cylinders

  • Good oral and written communication skills and ability to use these skills to follow specific instruction and report assay results (i.e. written SOPs)

  • Proficient with wet chemical methods and tests (USP, ACS, Titration, Limit tests, etc.)

  • Fundamental knowledge of chemical principles

  • Proficient with basic laboratory instrumentation

  • Basic computer skills

  • Works under general supervision following established procedures

Work Conditions:

  • Lab environment with moderate noise, heat, open flame and radiation in specific areas requiring appropriate safety equipment (i.e. gloves, lab coat, safety glasses and respirator)

  • Work with non-hazardous and hazardous chemicals, toxic metals and radioactive materials

  • Exposure to or use of syringes and needles

  • Requires access/work in chemical fume hoods

  • Requires access/work in class 100K, 10K or 100 clean room (mask and boots in conformance with environmental dress codes)

Physical Requirements:

  • Stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, hear and talk

  • Close vision

  • Lift up to 10 lbs.

  • Operates Computer/office machines

Travel Estimateā€

  • Up to 2 %

Education and Job Qualification :

  • BS in related scientific major


  • Minimum 0-2 years related experience preferred