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BioGX is a growing company. We are always on the lookout for talented scientists and technicians with an entrepreneurial spirit, a dedication to excellence, and experience with molecular detection methods and general molecular biology. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Please check our currently available positions below.

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Reagent Production Associate I

Purpose of the Position: The Reagent Production Associate I is responsible for general laboratory duties focused on manufacturing of standards, controls and panels for commercially available nucleic acid tests and other advanced reagents. The Reagent Production Associate I is expected to follow standard operating procedures and quality systems documentation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

  • Coordinates and executes reagent manufacturing procedures
  • Compiles and submits manufacturing batch records for manufacturing’s review and QC testing
  • Maintains records and clean room environment to comply with good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures
  • Assists in process scale-up to transition from pilot lots to full production-scale manufacturing
  • Assists in inventory management and ordering materials
  • Assists in the development of reagent manufacturing processes and documentation
  • Assists in maintaining production and laboratory equipment
  • Assists in the development of physical quality specifications and tests
  • Assists in testing raw materials for reliability and stability
  • Assists in transferring processes from development to manufacturing
  • Performs job functions in compliance with QMS standards.
  • Supports continuous quality improvement

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, the 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.

  • Proven ability to deliver productivity to plan
  • Must have excellent communication skills (listening, written, verbal, presentation)
  • Strong technical skills, including a working understanding of molecular biology and biochemistry
  • Demonstrated analytical, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills
  • Proven math skills
  • Experience with Excel
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under aggressive timelines
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Accurate and precise manual pipetting and measuring techniques
  • Experience working with automated dispensing equipment is preferred, but not required

Education and Experience: B.S./M.S. in molecular biology or related field with at least 2 years of hands-on experience in reagents manufacturing.

Language Skills: Must be proficient in writing, and communicating in the English language including presenting of data and results. Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Mathematical Skills: Must be consistent with level education.

Reasoning Ability: Good problem solving, judgment and decision making skill are required. High degree of organizing skill, planning skill, prioritization skill. Multitasking ability.

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations: None required

Physical Demands: 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.

Reagent Production Technician I

Purpose of the Position: The Manufacturing Technician is responsible for general laboratory duties focused on manual and automated filling and packaging of standards, controls and panels for commercially available nucleic acid tests and other advanced reagents. The Manufacturing Technician is expected to follow standard operating procedures and quality systems documentation in a GMP environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

  • Coordinates and executes reagent fill and pack procedures
  • Updates manufacturing batch records for manufacturing’s review
  • Maintains records and clean room environment to comply with good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures
  • Assists in process scale-up to transition from pilot lots to full production-scale reagents filling and packaging
  • Assists in inventory management
  • Assists in maintaining production and laboratory equipment
  • Dispense and aliquot chemicals and reagents from bulk containers
  • Print and apply container labels
  • Performs job functions in compliance with QMS standards.
  • Supports continuous quality improvement

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, the 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.

  • Proven ability to deliver productivity to plan
  • Must have excellent communication skills (listening, written, verbal, presentation)
  • Proven math skills
  • Experience with Excel
  • Demonstrated attention to detail
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under aggressive timelines
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Accurate and precise manual pipetting and measuring techniques
  • Experience working with automated dispensing equipment is preferred, but not required

Education and Experience: B.S. degree in Biology or engineering field or Associate degree in a technical field required with at least 2 years of hands-on experience in a GMP manufacturing environment.

Language Skills: Must be proficient in writing, and communicating in the English language including presenting of data and results. Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Mathematical Skills: Must be consistent with level education.

Reasoning Ability: Good problem solving, judgment and decision making skill are required. High degree of organizing skill, planning skill, prioritization skill. Multitasking ability.

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations: None required

Physical Demands: 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.

Product Manager, OSR

Purpose of the Position: To develop corporate products by identifying product potential; conduct market research; generate product requirements; determine product specifications, production timetables, pricing, and time-integrated plans for product introduction; and develop marketing strategies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities(other duties may be assigned): Determines customers' needs and desires by specifying the research needed to obtain market information. Recommends the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements; appraising new product ideas and/or product or packaging changes. Assesses market competition by comparing the company's product to competitors' products. Provides source data for product line communications by defining product marketing communication objectives. Obtains product market share by working with sales to develop product sales strategies. Assesses product market data by calling on customers with field salespeople and evaluating sales call results. Provides information for management by preparing short-term and long-term product sales forecasts and special reports and analyses; answering questions and requests. Reviews inventory and product viability to assess ROI and product life. Brings new products to market by analyzing proposed product requirements and product development programs; preparing return-on-investment analyses; establishing time schedules with R&D and manufacturing. Introduces and markets new products by developing time-integrated plans with sales, advertising, and production. Determines product pricing by utilizing market research data; reviewing production and sales costs; anticipating volume; costing special and customized orders. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Performs duties and responsibilities as assigned by Manager

Qualifications: 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.

Proven work experience in product management Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle Proven ability to develop product and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in molecular and similar technologies Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization Excellent written and verbal communication skills MS/BS degree in Life Sciences or equivalent preferred Highly skilled in product management, relationship management, people management, understanding customer needs, product development, requirements analysis, pricing, planning, competitive analysis, collaborative sales planning, understanding inventory control, financial planning and marketing strategy Well organized and efficient with handling multiple tasks at the same time. Excellent written, interpersonal, verbal communication and presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Customer management and customer facing skills and attributes. Experience working in process development or, a Good Manufacturing Process (GMP) controlled Operations. Ability to handle and resolve conflicts and work under stressful conditions. Sound organizational and coordination skills. Ability and willingness to travel and work weekends. Proven job reliability, diligence, dedication and attention to detail. Fluent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, CRM databases, and the Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides).

Education and Experience: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and/or Life Sciences. 5+ years of work experience in healthcare industry.

Language Skills: Must be proficient in writing and communicating in the English language.

Reagent QC Associate I

Purpose of the Position: The Reagent QC Associate is responsible for general laboratory duties focused on Quality Control of standards, controls and panels for commercially available nucleic acid tests and other advanced reagents. The Reagent QC Associate will work under the direction of the Manager, QA & Regulatory, EU and is expected to follow standard operating procedures and quality systems documentation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned): Coordinates and executes reagent manufacturing Quality Control procedures Compiles and submits manufacturing QC data and batch records for QA review and approval Maintains records and clean room environment to comply with good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures Assists in inventory management and ordering materials Assists in the development of reagent manufacturing QC processes and documentation Assists in maintaining production and laboratory equipment Assists in the development of physical quality specifications and tests Assists in testing raw materials for reliability and stability Assist in transferring processes from development to manufacturing May assist in process scale-up to transition from pilot lots to full production-scale manufacturing Complies with ISO 13485 and cGMP standards.
Supports continuous quality improvement

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, the 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. Proven ability to deliver productivity to plan Must have excellent communication skills (listening, written, verbal, presentation) Strong technical skills, including a working understanding of molecular biology and biochemistry Demonstrated analytical, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills Proven math skills Experience with Excel Demonstrated attention to detail Strong written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under aggressive timelines Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment Accurate and precise manual pipetting and measuring techniques Experience working with automated dispensing equipment is preferred, but not required

Education and Experience: B.S./M.S. in molecular biology or related field with at least 2 years of hands-on experience in reagents manufacturing.

Language Skills: Must be proficient in writing, and communicating in the English language including presenting of data and results. Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Scientist, Research and Development

Purpose of the Position: Perform laboratory research to develop multiplex PCR tests for a variety of real-time PCR platforms. Involves use of both automated and non-automated PCR instruments. Includes planning experiments, scientific literature research to evaluate and select target sequences of interest, analysis of data, documentation of research, and transfer of developed tests. Includes preparation of protocols, reports, and other documented information that meet QMS requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):

● Uses chemistry, biochemistry, and molecular biology knowledge to solve the range of development problems associated with genetic tests for the presence of specific DNA and RNA sequences.

● Supervises R&D staff, works in laboratory, participates on product transfer teams.

● Carries out design of experiments (D.O.E.) studies needed to establish robust PCR-based genetic test performance and uses experimental results to develop raw material requirements, product performance specifications, product packaging requirements, stability characteristics, and product’s manufacturing release test criteria.

● Carries out feasibility and development experiments, protocols, procedures, and report writing supporting product development for timely completion of project(s).

● Maintains current knowledge of competitive technologies, new principles and theories relevant to product R&D and commercialization.

● May train, motivate, and develop R&D staff.

● Document experimental protocols, results of studies and process design/development history to meet QMS requirements.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Supervise one or more Research Associates depending upon project scope.

Qualifications: 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.

● Experience of nucleic acid, PCR-based diagnostic test product development experience.

● Experienced with DNA and RNA sample processing and sample stabilization procedures, and with BSL2 procedures and safe handling of human blood and fluids to obtain purified nucleic acids for use in test procedures.

● Well organized and efficient with handling multiple tasks at the same time.

● Technician supervisory experience.

● Experienced with short, intermediate and longer term project planning and clinical research.

● Fluent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

● Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

● Ability to work in a team environment, with the ability to relate to both highly educated and unskilled team members.

● Ability to handle and resolve conflicts and work under stressful conditions.

Education and Experience: The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Chemistry, Molecular Biology or related field. Additional field experience (5 to 10 years) is important to succeed in the job function.

Language Skills: Must be proficient in writing and communicating in the English language

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