190173 - Validation Specialist
Up to $27.50 DOE
12 mos
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Validation Specialist for an opening in Austin, TX.

The Product Validation Specialist’s primary responsibility is product validation testing as an integral part of both New Product Development and New Product Introduction. In this role, you will perform hands-on laboratory experiments on-site at our Austin facility, and provide technical support for customer collaborators in the field.

Assist in the development of validation programs for new and existing products. Execute validation programs to ensure your products meet customer expectations for quality and performance. Test and validate product specifications, both hardware and software. Provide technical assistance to collaborators in the field who are helping to validate our products for specific applications. Perform technical product comparisons. Represent the Voice of the Customer within the new product development process. Provide timely feedback to stakeholders on product performance. Assist in the training of application chemists and specialists globally. Work with the product and marketing manager on all marketing programs, generating and preparing supporting materials for new product introductions, sales presentations, applications/technical notes, research articles, and other marketing collateral. Develop expert technical knowledge and keep abreast of developments in the Life Science Mass Spectrometry and Chromatography market arena.

Hands on experience running a gas chromatograph or mass spectrometer. At least some experience with sample preparation in a wet lab. Proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint. Experience in environmental, food safety or metabolomics fields is a plus. Must be customer-focused with the ability to collaborate with end users. Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and feel at ease communicating regularly with technical and business teams across multiple sites. Must have exceptional problem solving and troubleshooting skills. Must be able to manage deadlines in a fast paced environment. Must be able to use MS Office Suite to create notes and presentations. Must demonstrate client values – Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement.

Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biological Sciences or equivalent with hands on experience with either gas chromatography or mass spectrometry is required.

An advanced degree, or in the process of obtaining an advanced degree: MS or Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry or Biochemistry, is preferred


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.