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AbbVie Associate Scientist, Quality Control in Worcester, Massachusetts

About AbbVie

AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter ( , Facebook ( , Instagram ( , YouTube ( and LinkedIn ( .

  • Performs more complex test methods as written to support product/material release with minimal error.

  • Understands laboratory techniques and principles performed.

  • Interprets experimental data for conformance with product/material specifications.

  • Understands, implements and maintains GMP with respect to laboratory records, procedures, and systems in accordance with procedural requirements.

  • Assists with writing and performs validation assays per approved protocols.

  • Can effectively perform a multitude of laboratory techniques for which they are trained on with minimal error.

  • Make recommendations for process improvement.

  • Writes/revises procedures as necessary and provides support for department.

  • Develops and maintains trend reports, backlog report, and document error reports which support departmental performance.

  • Authors all types of Investigations and deviations effectively. Assist in troubleshooting assays.


  • BA/BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Medical Technology, Biology or equivalent science degree.

  • 5-8 years of related work experience

  • Maintains their certifications as needed for assigned job tasks.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.