Employment Opportunities

Careers at Boston Analytical

Boston Analytical offers a stimulating work environment for highly educated, technically skilled people seeking fulfilling, long-term employment. In addition to competitive salaries and benefits, Boston Analytical offers robust training and development programs, and we encourage employees to broaden their skills through continuing education. If you’re looking for ample opportunities for professional growth and advancement, working alongside the industry’s best and brightest, Boston Analytical is the place to be.

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Current job postings are posted below:

QC Chemists - All Levels

The Chemist conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis of pharmaceutical products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical, Inc. Standard Operating Procedures.  Duties will include analysis of pharmaceutical products using HPLC, GC, Dissolution, AA, UV-Vis, Wet Chemical Analysis and Method Development.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Prepares and analyzes products to determine chemical and physical properties.

·         Documents work in a clear and organized manner.

·         Follows all safety rules and regulations and conducts periodic safety audits.

·         Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.

·         Under close supervision confers with chemists and other client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results and prepares reports.

·         Under close supervision will be trained to become proficient at assigned tasks in order to become subject matter experts.

·         Performs routine data generation and problem solving with a minimal rework.

·         Works under close supervision to ensure all work performed is performed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration.

·         Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.

·         Performs system maintenance and calibrations to ensure equipment is operating with specified requirements.

·         Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
Qualification include a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related science discipline is required with 0-3 years of related experience. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances is preferred.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

·         Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 

·         A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.

·         Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.

·         Solid computer skills.

·         Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.

·         Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

 

 

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Lab Technician - Chemistry

The Lab Technician will perform routine laboratory tasks and  assist laboratory personnel according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical's Standard Operating Procedures. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Cleans and maintains laboratory glassware, equipment, supplies and laboratory.
  • Monitors and maintains water system.
  • Properly handles, stores and disposes of hazardous materials.
  • Prepares samples for testing.
  • Will be trained on basic chemistry tests.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.
  • Documents results of tests and analyses.
  • Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to cGMP, Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.
  • Assists Chemists and other company personnel on an as needed basis.
  • Assist in proper management of hazardous waste and compliance with DES hazardous waste rules.
  • Handling hazardous waste by segregating organic waste from aqueous waste and consolidating waste as directed.

Requirements & Qualifications

A high school diploma or GED is required, or an AS degree in a scientific discipline preferred. A Laboratory Technician should be willing to attend technical training classes to enhance skills or correct identified deficiencies. Requires the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.  8-hour HAZWOPER training is a plus. There is no minimal related work experience required.

Minimum Skills Required

  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  • Self-starting motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills and who is able to effectively interact with all departments with the Company.
  • Must have good organizational and verbal communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills required. Experience with cGMP is preferred.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Scientist II - Analytical Development

The Scientist II conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis of pharmaceutical products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical, Inc.  The position includes development of analytical methods and attendant procedures, as well as validation of analytical methods, including writing validation protocols and reports.  Techniques will include analysis of pharmaceutical products using chromatographic techniques, spectrographic techniques, thermal analysis, and wet chemical analysis.    

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONISIBITIES

•  Develops methods based on client requirements.  Specific techniques include, but are not limited to HPLC, GC, AA, FTIR, and dissolution.

•  Conducts research on manufactured products to develop, improve and validate test procedures.

•  Validates methods compliant with regulatory requirements.

•  Generates protocols and reports for method development, validation, and transfer.

•  Conducts independent assessment of method performance and addresses issues.

•  Devises and develops processes and methods for the solution of technical problems.

•  May confer with chemists and client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results, and prepares technical papers, protocols and reports.

•  Follows all safety rules and regulations

•  Ensures all appropriate work is performed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration and United States Pharmacopeia or other compendial methodologies.

•  Trains, and mentors chemists on an as needed basis.

•  Performs work at a level considered subject matter expert.  As subject matter expert, confers with Quality Assurance and Lab Management to design and/or improve procedures and/or training programs.

•  Performs advanced data generation, analysis and complicated problem solving independently with minimal rework.

•  Reviews and assesses discrepancies; includes performing risk assessments, participating in root cause analysis investigations, tracking, follow-up and reporting.

•  Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

•  This position requires a PhD, Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related discipline.  

•  Must have laboratory experience with a minimum of 5+ years of experience related to small molecule drug development, combined with a Master’s degree as described above; or a minimum of 8+ years of related work experience combined with a Bachelor’s degree as described above, or 2+ years combined with  a PhD in a relevant discipline.

•  Experience with analytical method development, particularly in chromatographic methods.

•  Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances required, especially around requirements for analytical method development and validation. 

 

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

•  Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently.

•  A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.

•  Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.

•  Solid writing ability and computer skills.

•  Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.

•  Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members. Ability to be an effective hands-on leader.

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QA Specialist II

The Quality Assurance Specialist supports the QA Lead and the company’s quality program by auditing chemists analytical data, routine work, protocols and reports. In addition to assisting with administering the company’s analytical instrumentation calibration program.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review of analytical data for conformance to company and customer requirements.
  • Write and review Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s, Forms and Methods) and familiarity with internal SOPs.
  • Alternate contact person for QA questions relating to laboratory operations and client correspondences.
  • Work with area management on the writing, issuance and tracking of deviations and investigations for closure.
  • Perform and assist with GMP audits.
  • Assist with the administration of the calibration program.
  • Schedule, review and sign off calibrations and equipment logs, along with the QA.
  • Review and approval of Standard Operating Procedures, Specifications, Deviation Reports, Change Controls, and supporting documentation.
  • Review laboratory protocols and reports for accuracy and compliance to cGMP’s, as applicable.
  • Works directly with operations, the laboratory and other departments responsible for GMP activities to resolve deviations and other compliance issues in a timely manner.
  • Monitors training compliance and conducts quality-related training.
  • Trains and mentors other Quality department staff to perform quality duties.
  • Conducts internal audits of departments involved in GMP activities and provides guidance for corrective actions.
  • Supports client and regulatory audits.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
Qualification include a Bachelor’s degree in a related science discipline with 3+ years of QA experience, preferably in a pharmaceutical industry.  Experience in a regulated industry. Experience writing and reviewing SOPs, QC data and documentation. Knowledge of LIMS a plus. Strong familiarity with regulatory/compliance environment (cGMPGLP) associated with biotechnological, parenteral drug manufacture and/or medical device production.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge of GMPs related compliance regulations and guidances are required.
  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  • A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.
  • Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.
  • Good computer skills, such as MS office software.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Supply Chain Specialist

The Supply Chain Specialist will be responsible for performing administrative and physical tasks involved in shipping, receiving, purchasing, storing and distribution of materials and supplies to support operations. In this position you are responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure deliverables are properly received, logged, labeled, and stored accurately against purchase orders and company standard operating procedures.
  • Prepares goods for shipments, maintains records of shipment and follows appropriate shipping requirements as instructed.
  • Distribution of materials, equipment, and supplies to appropriate personnel/departments.
  • As directed will support the purchasing process of materials, equipment, and supplies.
  • Perform inventory cycle counts and physical inventories as directed.
  • Complete related records, reports and paperwork and assist management as needed.
  • May consult vendors to obtain product information and pricing.
  • Assist the Supply Chain Manager and Materials Department with tasks as needed.
  • Actively participate in the company’s continuous improvement Initiative.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

A high school diploma required, degree preferred. Computer literate with proficient knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.  Exceptional attention to detail and record keeping skills highly desired.  Requires the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs and able to transport 150+ lbs by hand truck. Experience working in the analytical laboratory or related industry preferred. 

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely, accurately and proficiently.  Self-starting highly motivated person who possesses excellent time management, multi-tasking, verbal communication and organizational skills. Must have an ability to prioritize and complete tasks accurately and efficiently.  Must have excellent interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all co-workers, vendors and business contacts in an efficient, courteous and professional manner. Experience with cGMP is preferred. Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Lab Technician - Microbiology

The Lab Technician will perform routine laboratory tasks and assist laboratory personnel according to FDA, cGMP and  Boston Analytical's Standard Operating Procedures. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Cleans and maintains laboratory glassware, equipment, supplies and laboratory.
  • Monitors and maintains water system.
  • Properly handles, stores and disposes of hazardous materials.
  • Prepares samples for testing.
  • Will be trained on basic chemistry tests.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.
  • Documents results of tests and analyses.
  • Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to cGMP, Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.
  • Assists Chemists and other company personnel on an as needed basis.
  • Assist in proper management of hazardous waste and compliance with DES hazardous waste rules.

Requirements & Qualifications

A high school diploma or GED is required, or an AS degree in a scientific discipline preferred. A Laboratory Technician should be willing to attend technical training classes to enhance skills or correct identified deficiencies. 8-hour HAZWOPER training is a plus. There is no minimal related work experience required.

Minimum Skills Required

  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  • Self-starting motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills and who is able to effectively interact with all departments with the Company.
  • Must have good organizational and verbal communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills required. Experience with cGMP is preferred.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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Microbiologist

The QC Microbiologist I conducts quantitative and qualitative analysis of pharmaceutical products according to FDA, cGMP and Boston Analytical, Inc. Standard Operating Procedures.  Duties will include analysis of pharmaceutical products through compendial methods and client specific test protocols.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepares and analyzes samples to determine microbiological quality through the following analyses:  Microbial enumeration methods, absence of specified microorganisms, endotoxin, and water quality analysis (bioburden, TOC, Conductivity).
  • Performs genetic analysis of microbial growth to determine Genus/Species of unknown isolates.
  • Collects Environmental Monitoring Samples onsite and offsite at client manufacturing sites.
  • Documents work in a clear and organized manner.
  • Revises procedures and ELNs under close supervision.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations and conducts periodic safety audits.
  • Follows all cGMP rules and regulations.
  • Under close supervision confers with Microbiologists and other client personnel regarding research, procedures performed, related results and prepares reports.
  • Under close supervision will be trained to become proficient at assigned tasks in order to become subject matter experts.
  • Performs routine data generation and problem solving with a minimal rework.
  • Works under close supervision to ensure all work performed is executed in compliance with standard operating procedures, good manufacturing practices, and the regulations of the Food and Drug Administration.
  • Ensures all work performed strictly adheres to Company, client and Pharmacopeial methodologies.
  • Performs system maintenance and calibrations to ensure equipment is operating with specified requirements.
    Proper handling of hazardous waste in compliance with the Company and DES hazardous waste rules.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications include a BA or BS degree in Microbiology or related science discipline with 0-2 years of related experience is required.  Knowledge of cGMP and related compliance regulations and guidances is preferred.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 
  • A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.
  • Must have excellent organizational, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.
  • Solid computer skills.
  • Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and samples.
  • Must be a team player with integrity and concern for the quality of Company products, services and staff members.

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QA Specialist

 

The Quality Assurance Specialist supports the QA Lead and the company’s quality program by auditing chemists analytical data, routine work, protocols and reports.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONISIBITIES

·         Auditing chemists’ routine project folders for conformance to company and customer requirements.

·         Write, review and edit Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s, Forms and Methods) and familiarity with internal SOPs.

·         Alternate contact person for QA questions relating to laboratory operations and client correspondences.

·         Work with area management on the writing, issuance and tracking of deviations and investigations for closure.

·         Perform and assist with GMP audits.

·         Review and approval of Standard Operating Procedures, Specifications, Deviation Reports, Change Controls, and supporting documentation.

·         Review laboratory protocols and reports for accuracy and compliance to cGMP’s, as applicable.

·         Review and approval of data for determining the disposition of GMP material (raw material, in-process, finished product, packaging, labeling and manufacturing components) and the review and approval of documents and data associated with the Stability Program.

·         Other assigned responsibilities as established by the Quality Assurance Lead.

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
Qualification include a Bachelor’s degree in a related science discipline with 0-3 years of QA experience, preferably in a pharmaceutical industry.  Experience in a regulated industry. Experience writing and reviewing SOPs, QC data and documentation. Knowledge of LIMS a plus. Strong familiarity with regulatory/compliance environment (cGMP, GLP) associated with biotechnological, parenteral drug manufacture and/or medical device production.

MINIMUM SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

·         Knowledge of GMPs related compliance regulations and guidances are required.

·         Must have the ability and skill to perform the detailed job requirements noted above competently, safely and proficiently. 

·         A self-starter, motivated person who possesses good interpersonal skills capable of effectively interacting with all departments and client personnel.

·         Must have excellent organizational, analytical, verbal communication and technical documentation skills.

·         Good computer skills, such as MS office software.

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Client Services Manager

The Client Services Manager is responsible for the day-to-day and strategic functions of the Client Services department.  In this position you will be responsible for meeting internal and external client satisfaction/performance goals, scheduling and prioritizing department daily task lists, problem solving, and implementing new procedures. You will be responsible for all aspects of staff management, including but not limited to; hiring, training, development, proficiency, retention and motivation. The Client Services Manager plays a critical role in helping the company meet its financial and operational goals and objectives.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to; 

Requirements:

Qualification include a BA or BS degree in Chemistry, Biology or related science discipline preferred. A minimum of 5+ years client services management experience required.  Knowledge of the pharmaceutical and/or medical device industry is a plus. Knowledge of cGMPs and related compliance regulations and guidances a plus.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coach, train, develop and inspire a team of client service team members to be their best and deliver outstanding service in every single internal and external client interaction.
  • Coach the client services team members to communicate and define objectives and requirements necessary to structure the clients overall project.
  • Interact on a daily basis with external clients, sales and internal staff to ensure our clients' needs are being met.
  • Provide outstanding customer service to our external clients and to advocate for the client internally.
  • Effectively communicate internally specific project needs of client.
  • Successfully manage projects and timelines to meet clients need and expectations.
  • Provide excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with the client by both phone and email.
  • Hire and onboard new team members as well as train and motivate existing client service team members to meet our business goals.
  • Ability to follow internal processes for client requests, providing agendas and meeting minutes for conference calls, initiating new projects and assist in quote generation.
  • Responds in a timely fashion to all client inquiries.
  • Must understand client expectations and value of service to the client.
  • Daily review of incoming projects and interaction with sales and lab staff.
  • Oversee project kick off meetings internally and externally with clients.

Minimum Skills Requirements:

  • Have strong planning, organizational and time management skills with the ability to manage changing priorities, handle multiple projects, meet deadlines and adapt to an ever-changing business environment.
  • Previous experience leading a client services team.
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of management and employees.
  • Be reliable for efficiency, accuracy and high attention to detail and quality.
  • Have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Professional demeanor during conference calls, phone calls and email correspondence.
  • Must be motivated and have a positive attitude.
  • Be a true team player and collaborator.

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Boston Analytical is an Equal Opportunity Employer.