Organic Chemist (Will Sponsor)

International Staffing Consultants, Inc.

Louisville, KY

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Louisville, KY, US
LOCATION
Louisville, KY
POSTED
30+ days ago
Organic Chemist (Entry – Mid – Senior). Wiling to sponsor H1-B Visa, etc. for qualified candidates.
Cutting-edge global provider of DNA sequencing, DNA synthesis products and bioinformatic services has immediate needs for skilled Chemists. They boast high quality products, advanced technologies/tools, strong customer base. This business offers the best of both worlds; security and funding of a $4B global parent organization, but the individuality of a 400+ employee business that nimbly creates innovative, cutting-edge products and services.
Here are a few key things to note:
  • Next-generation medical technology (Genomics), 20% business growth YoY and ongoing Technology areas: DNA / RNA Oligonucleotides, Sanger Sequencing, Gene Synthesis, Next Gen Sequencing, Applied Genomics
  • Business is the fastest in primers & sequencing in the market
  • Stable, 30+ year old business, facility is expanding
  • Great culture and team, brilliant minds, down to earth, great interpersonal skills
Additional desired skill areas:
  • Develop, validate, and implement new processes for Oligonucleotide Synthesis, Deprotection, Purification, and Quality Control in a high throughput production environment
  • Responsible in performing synthesis as well as isolating experiments.
  • Ability to operate instruments like spectroscopy, nuclear magnetic resonance and chromatography in order to analyze results.
  • Prepare research groups, reports and maintain the laboratory.
  • Develop standard operations procedures and create technical literature intended for lab use.
  • Executes purification, analysis, organic synthesis and identification.
  • Analyzes and improves current production processes
  • Data Analysis to Collect data, documents, and analyzes experimental data to achieve targets
  • Translates manual research protocols into automated production processes
  • Lead Technicians, shift leaders and provide tools for KPI management.
  • Responsible for Group Leader to help manage SOPs for new production processes, trains production associates for new processes and supervises the process implementation
  • Communicates effectively with all levels of production and management
  • Coordinates with production and maintenance for the evaluation and implementation of new
  • processes and equipment
  • Project Management skills to initiate communication and interact with Cross Function team
  • Ensures that all processes conform to ISO 9001-2008 and ISO 13485 standards
Qualifications
  • PhD, Master’s degree, OR equivalent, in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, or related area of science
  • Min 3 years of experience in high throughput oligonucleotide manufacturing and process development preferred. – Advanced years of experience urged to also apply – Level/Grade of role will adjust
  • Thorough understanding of oligonucleotide chemistry, including Phosphoramidites based synthesis methods, Deprotection and purification methods, and post-synthetic labeling chemistry
  • Experience in oligonucleotide quality control, including MALDI-Tof and ESI mass spectrometry, HPLC analysis and capillary gel electrophoresis
  • Proficiency using high throughput robotic equipment for liquid handling, such as Hamilton, Tecan, and Agilent robots
  • Proficiency operating automated oligonucleotide synthesis equipment, such as ABI 3900 and Dr. Oligo

About the Company

International Staffing Consultants, Inc.