Jun 14, 2022

Job Description

More than 380! That’s the number of associates in our Singapore Large Molecules division to support the making of medicines for our patients worldwide.
The role will be responsible to perform routine tests such as PCR, ELISA and bioassays under cGMP requirement.

Key Responsibilities
• Ensure proper maintenance of QC Biochemistry lab in full cGMP-compliance.
• Perform routine testing (ELISA/PCR/Potency) for release and stability test samples and validation samples within timelines
• Support and validating necessary test methods on lab equipment under cGMP
• Priorities workload to ensure documents are reviewed and testing is performed in a timely manner.
• Provide support as needed to the In-process control laboratory
• Supporting and coordinate Laboratory investigations and facilitates root cause finding.
• Prepare and review QC documents, including assays of least to average complexity, to ensure completeness, accuracy, consistency, and clarity and that materials or final products have been manufactured, tested, or inspected according to specification and cGMPs.
• Support the execution of improvements to optimize test procedures or efficiency whenever possible. Prepare and participate in health authorities inspections and internal audits in respective area

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

• Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry of Biotechnology.
• 1-2+ years of relevant industry experience, preferably in a cGMP environment
• Hands on experiences in cell based bioassay, ELISA (Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assay), PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) and Cell Culture is preferred.
• cGMP knowledge and understanding of manufacturing, quality control, and validation requirements and activities will be advantageous
• Excellent fluency in English both written and verbal.

Why consider 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 our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

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