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The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) Scientist III- Bioanalytical (Mass spectrometry expert) in Hyderabad, India


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Aligns with USP’s mission, goals, and objectives; complies with USP’s guidelines and other requirements

  • Plans and executes Compendial, Verification and R&D projects for product classes such as proteins, monoclonal antibodies, peptides, Vaccines, and any other biological products as assigned

  • Prepare project reports as per USP’s quality systems and procedures

  • Demonstrates strong skills and expertise in Bioanalytical methods in the areas of Mass Spectrometry & Chromatography (HPLC/UPLC/nLC)

  • Routinely applies personal experience, academic training, and technical insights to troubleshoot and solve problems in the laboratory

  • Complies with USP’s Quality Management System and assists group leaders in implementing process improvements

  • Follows and ensures aspects related to safety, ethics, and legal compliance

  • Performs duties for the allocated lab/equipment’s/inventory/supporting activities and takes responsibility for the timely completion of the tasks assigned

  • Demonstrates a strong desire to continue learning and grow personal capability

  • Supports cross functional activities in Biologics lab under supervision as per requirement

  • Assists in quality audits as necessary

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Sc./M.Tech./M.Pharm. in relevant stream of biological sciences with 7-8 years of relevant experience with biologics product class using Mass Spectrometry-based studies

  • Experience should include strong technical knowledge and practical experience of Mass spectrometry

· Work experience in cGLP/cGMP environment is desirable.

preferred Qualifications

· M.Sc. (Biochemistry / Biotechnology)/ M. Tech (Biotechnology / Bioprocess Engineering)/ M. Pharm with expertise on techniques like HPLC/UPLC/nLC & Mass Spectrometry

  • Hands-on experience of any HRMS instruments and MS relevant sample preparation techniques

  • Strong technical background and practical knowledge on mass spectrometry (MS) includes characterization (Intact, Pep Map, Limited Proteolysis, subunit analysis, Disulfide linkage, Affinity Purification MS & other Multi attribute methods) and quantitative studies of peptides, proteins & mAbs etc.

  • Should be well versed with various workflows like Top-Down, Bottom-Up, Label-Free, Label (iTRAQ/SILAC), SWATH/DIA, DDA libraries & targeted proteomics approaches

  • Ability to plan, design, execute, trouble shoot, and resolve technical issues within the scope.

· Understanding of QMS along with good communication skills is a must

· Good written and verbal communications skills

Supervisory Responsibilities


Job Category Chemistry & Scientific Standards

Job Type Full-Time