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Validation Specialist

Your role:

At MilliporeSigma the Senior Validation Specialist is primarily responsible for all aspects of performing microbial retention validation studies on a variety of liquid pharmaceutical drug products and/or chemical components with microorganisms. Additionally, this role encompasses the mastery of all responsibilities within the scope of the Preliminary Studies supporting microbial retention testing as a prerequisite. The Senior Validation Specialist shall keep an open channel of communication for reporting abnormal findings to laboratory management and serve as an investigator into testing-related non-conformances.

  • Perform preliminary studies such as viability and assay recovery
  • Conduct microbial retention testing on a variety of liquid pharmaceuticals
  • Draft reports for each validation project
  • Lead local projects in the lab and participate in global projects


Physical Attributes:

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs



Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/equivalent AND 3+ years’ experience working in a microbiology laboratory


  • Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology, Biology or other related Scientific discipline AND 1+ years’ experience working in a microbiology laboratory
  • 1+ years’ experience working with aseptic techniques and general sterile processing


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in aseptic technique and filtration
  • Knowledge of GLP/GMP regulations
  • Ability to manage the workload and meet deadlines
  • Self-starter, detail oriented, and flexible
  • Superior communication and collaboration skills in a fast-paced lab


Job Requisition ID:  211713
Location:  Burlington
Career Level:  B - Recent University Graduate(<1 year of experien
Working time model:  full-time

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US Disclosure
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Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: Microbiology, Developer, Pharmaceutical, Sterile Processing, Laboratory, Science, Technology, Healthcare

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