Quality Control Specialist (LIMS/Labware Support)

Job Posted 6/5/2024
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Irvine, CA 92618
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

In this role as a QC Specialist, you will be required to support the implementation of ELN (electronic lab notebook) as part of Labware LIMS to support the data entry, labeling of samples, and coordination/scheduling of required testing to support the direction towards a central QC lab. This person will support the Labware team with implementation of products into LIMS to support production.


How You'll Make An Impact:

  • Maintenance and support of LIMS software with focus on ELN module.

  • Perform and oversee data entry processes and ensure data integrity.  

  • Perform maintenance tasks including, but not limited to: account maintenance, periodic review of account, system audit, perform backups, and updates.

  • Manage database structures such as data entry forms, templates, and workflows

  • Assist with product builds, validation, configuration, customization, and implementation to meet the changing needs of the laboratory.

  • Collaborate with R&D and QC to identify opportunities to streamline processes to improve efficiency.

  • This position will work independently and in a small team-oriented environment.  

What You Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a life science or related field.

  • 0-2 years in a general laboratory environment performing analyses in the areas of chemistry, immunoassay,hematology or immunology.

  • Experience with GLP (Good Laboratory Practices) and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices).

  • Experience with LIMs (database management, querying, and scripting).  

  • Broad understanding of laboratory and chemical manufacturing environment.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively across multiple departments.

Total Rewards Package: At Bio-Rad, we’re empowered by our purpose and recognize that our employees are as well. That’s why we offer a competitive and comprehensive Total Rewards Program that provides value, quality, and inclusivity while satisfying the diverse needs of our evolving workforce. Bio-Rad's robust offerings serve to enrich the overall health, wealth, and wellbeing of our employees and their families through the various stages of an employee’s work and life cycle. 


Benefits: We’re proud to offer a variety of options, including competitive medical plans for you and your family, free HSA funds, a new fertility offering with stipend, group life and disability, paid parental leave, 401k plus profit sharing, an employee stock purchase program, a new upgraded and streamlined mental health platform, extensive learning and development opportunities, education benefits, student debt relief program, pet insurance, wellness challenges and support, paid time off, Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s), and more!  


Compensation: The estimated base salary range for this position is $66,560 - $80,800 at the time of posting. Actual compensation will be provided in writing at the time of offer, if applicable, and is based on several factors we believe fairly and accurately impact compensation, including geographic location, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other job permitted factors. This position is also eligible for a variable annual bonus, which is dependent upon achievement of your individual objectives and Company performance.


Who We Are: For 70 years, Bio-Rad has focused on advancing the discovery process and transforming the fields of science and healthcare. As one of the top five life science companies, we are a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad range of high-quality research and clinical diagnostic products. We help people everywhere live longer, healthier lives. Recently voted a Best Place to Work, Bio-Rad offers a unique employee experience with collaborative teams that span the globe. Here, you are supported by leadership to build your career and are empowered to drive change that makes an impact you can see.


EEO Statement: Bio-Rad is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds. Veterans, people with physical or mental disabilities, and people of all race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin and citizenship status are encouraged to apply. 


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