Senior Analyst, Quality Control

  • Aseptic
  • Biochemistry
  • CGMP
  • Chromatography
  • Electrophoresis
  • Elisa
  • HPLC
  • Immunoassays
  • Laboratory
  • Microbiology
  • PCR
  • QPCR
  • Western Blotting

~~~Please note: This is a temporary contractor opportunity at Novartis ~~~
Novartis touches the lives of a tenth of the world’s population. Every role here, regardless of contract type, makes an impact on human life! 
Novartis US partners with external managed service provider Magnit Global to offer engaging temporary contractor opportunities like this, to those who are looking for flexibility in their career while looking to gain new skills and experiences providing services to an inclusive global medicines company. Click here to learn more about Magnit 
Ready to work with/through Magnit at Novartis? Please read on... 
        ~~~2024 Future Planning need in Durham, NC~~~
The Senior Analyst - Quality Control, assists and supports the organization with initial compliance and ongoing preparation, testing and monitoring of conformance to established quality processes and standards for manufacturing and production.

•Executes routine and non-routine analysis, may include, but not limited, to cGMP release and characterization testing using
analytical techniques such as potency, PCR (ddPCR, qPCR), Immunoassays (ELISA), chromatography (HPLC-UV, HPLCELSD, HPLC-MS), spectrophotometry, AUC, and electrophoresis (CE, PAGE, western blotting).
•Ensures assigned to specific disciplines, but will support all necessary laboratory and assay functions, including
housekeeping, safety, logbook/equipment use and maintenance, and updates to existing and authors new operating
• Capable of delivering to assigned work schedule with attention to detail and accuracy.
• Notifies management, initiates (such as Laboratory Investigations) and authors minor events/discrepancies in the quality
systems, with little to no guidance from advisor or management.
• Leads special projects on analytical and instrument problem solving by execution of assay.
• May develop testing and analysis methods and procedures in accordance with established guidelines.
• Understands the basic process improvement methodologies, learning and applying concepts of lean lab and six sigma that
are applicable to the QC lab environment.
• May facilitate training to other team members in the organization.
• Ensures calibrates and maintains lab and analytical equipment are performed within established period.
• Conducts review of logbooks and may perform reviews as assigned by management
• May assist in drafting technical documents such as Protocols / Report to support method verification/validations.
• Other related job duties as assigned.

• Bachelor's degree in scientific disciplines such as Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology or related field with 2 years’ experience in GMP environment.
• Developing professional expertise, applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues. 
• Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.  
• Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
• Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.
• Builds productive internal/external working relationships.
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with strong technical writing experience required and ability towork in a team environment.
• Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and willing to accept temporary responsibilities outside of core duties.
• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and other applications.
• Ability to think critically and demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to gown for entry into Aseptic core and supporting areas and lift approximately 25 pounds.

Location: Durham, NC  (Onsite – shifts TBD)
Pay Rate: $31-$41/hour  Based on:market location, job-related knowledge, skills, experience, etc.
Contract: 6+ months 
Health, dental, vision, 401k

Why Novartis? 
766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives. 
We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working. 
We believe we can reinvent what's possible when we collaborate with courage to ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying! 
Imagine the impact you could make here at Novartis! 
Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: 
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment with diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve. 
To do our best work we need different viewpoints, which is why here at Magnit, we celebrate diversity and embrace inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, Magnit is dedicated to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We strive to ensure that we maintain a positive and enriching work environment for all. 
If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Magnit at or 1.862.778.5441. 

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion / EEO

  • Work Authorization : Green Card, US Citizen, Other valid work visa
  • Preferred years of experience : 2+ Years
  • Travel Required : No travel required
  • Shift timings: Onsite - Shifts TBD
Job Location
Durham, North Carolina
USD 31.00 - USD 41.00 Per Hour
6 month(s)
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