BoulderRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Boulder jobs

Senior QC Analyst

Company: Corden Pharma Boulder, Inc.
Location: Boulder
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

CordenPharma is a leading full-service contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), excipients, and pharmaceuticals Drug Products (DP) and packaging capabilities with > 2,600 employees across the world. Our services enable pharmaceutical and biotech companies to manufacture medicines with the ultimate goal of improving people's lives.

Our network in Europe and the U.S. offers flexible and specialized solutions across five technology platforms: Peptides, Lipids, & Carbohydrates; Injectables; Highly Potent & Oncology; and Small Molecules. We strive for excellence in supporting this network and are committed to providing the highest quality products for the well-being of patients.


Corden Pharma provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. Corden Pharma embraces fair hiring practices.


Performs laboratory tests to determine chemical and physical characteristics or composition of solid and liquid materials for such purposes as quality control, process control, or product development consistently, and accurately. Displays ability to set up and follow procedures independently as directed. Maintains a high level of housekeeping. Displays initiative in completing training, and the ability to train others. Displays high level of attention to detail. Provides expert technical advice to customers as directed.


Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Run routine and advanced analysis on non-routine samples. Works with the Process Chemists and QC Chemists to reach solutions to unresolved problems and train new technicians
  • Perform equipment calibration, titrant standardization, and standard validation as required
  • Identify and correct problems with instruments in QC Lab. Identify and communicate problems and solutions related to process, procedure, and materials to QC Chemist. Researches and takes corrective action on anomalous test results. Maintain cleanliness and organization of lab by following safety, regulatory, and chemical hygiene policies, including GLPs and GMPs
  • Effectively troubleshoot QC Lab instrumentation and methods
  • Perform daily record keeping on SAP and LIMS, print labels, review certificates of analysis, and approve final product. Gather and compile data for statistical process control and perform LIMS modification. Peer review analytical data
  • Responsible for properly managing the generation and accumulation of hazardous and non-hazardous waste
  • Attend and participate in QC Team meetings. Develop team skills LEADERSHIP & BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES



    Every individual is personally responsible for the safety and environmental aspects of his or her activities in the workplace. Each employee is expected to perform their job duties in a safe manner utilizing all their knowledge, training, ability, and experience.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    Bachelor's Degree from 4-year college or university in a related science area and 5 years of GMP experience in a Quality Lab; or 5 years of related experience in a Quality environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


    Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.


    Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.




    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to work with hands; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to reach above shoulder height; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, low levels of toxic or caustic chemicals, and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


    These are the specific areas of knowledge, skill and ability that are important for successful job performance. They must be job related and consistent with business necessity.
    • Highly developed analytical skills and knowledge of general or organic chemistry. Specialized skills on non-routine methods
    • Ability to demonstrate self-direction in the absence of immediate supervision
    • Mechanical aptitude with lab equipment
    • Advanced analytical data analysis with ability to detect errors
    • Preform general lab duties
    • Good communication and presentation skills
    • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
    • Commitment to QEH&S Principles
    • Ability to write and revise SOPs and Methods as directed
    • Advanced understanding of laboratory software.
    • Ability to work on 12 hour rotating shifts, night or day, weekends and holidays required
    • Strong computer skills to include word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail, and database applications SALARY

      Actual pay will be based on your skills and experience.

      • 401(k) matching - Corden Pharma will contribute 100% of the first 6% - 100% vested after 2 years of service
      • Accident Plan
      • Critical Illness
      • Dental Insurance
      • Disability Insurance
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Flexible Spending Account
      • Health Insurance PPO/HSA
      • Hospital Indemnity Plan
      • ID Theft
      • Life Insurance
      • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
      • Tuition Reimbursement
      • Wellness Program
      • Vacation - Three Weeks 1st Year
      • Vision Insurance

Keywords: Corden Pharma Boulder, Inc., Boulder , Senior QC Analyst, Professions , Boulder, Colorado

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Colorado jobs by following @recnetCO on Twitter!

Boulder RSS job feeds