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This is a non‐supervisory position in USP‐India’s Analytical Research & Development Laboratory. In this role, the Scientist‐III works on Synthetic R & D and Collaborative projects as per ISO/IEC‐17025. The Scientist‐III performs a variety of non‐routine and routine analytical tests, including evaluation of reference standards, ensure the projects requirements by Coordinating with the supervisor and general research in analytical chemistry
Roles and Responsibilities
Prepare for & execute the Synthetic R & D and collaborative testing projects as per ISO/IEC 17025.
Ensure the projects requirements by Coordinating with the supervisor
Ensure the availability of chemicals, standards and test licenses.
Involve in project acceptance & approvals.
Execute projects per the approved test protocols if assigned.
Responsible for preparation of SOPs, protocols, reports, etc.
Ensure the projects requirements by coordinating with the Purchasing department.
Complete ARD‐ (USP‐NF & CDL) and collaborative testing projects within timelines by coordinating with Manager.
Responsible for preparation of the records and documents.
Ensure that the calibrations of the equipment’s are performed as per the schedule.
Prepare, execute and complete IQ/OQ/PQ of new instruments.
Indent the required glass ware, chemicals and columns for the ARD projects.
Maintain GLP & implement safety procedures while working in Lab.
Perform other Projects whenever free from ARD activities.
Perform other duties as assigned
Preparation and planning for ISO‐9001 & ISO‐ 17025 certification/recertification by participating actively, verification of protocols and related documents and take an active role in the internal as well as external QA audits and address the audit issues in a timely manner.
Participates in USP cross‐functional teams as appropriate