191755 - Scientist I
CA-Northern California
West Hills
Up to $30.00 DOE
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I for an opening in West Hills, CA.

Write, execute and review equipment validation protocols and reports.
Coordinate validation activities in support of assigned validation projects working closely with Quality Systems and Subject Matter Experts.
Complete material assessments
Write and revise documentation to support operations
Maintain knowledge and comprehensive understanding of relevant Medical Device regulations and current interpretations affecting equipment, product and process validation.
Performs root cause analysis and suggest workarounds and/or solutions for recurring issues.
Adopts process improvement as a culture and as way of life, and works with Operations & Quality to drive efficiency and implement future state processes.
Able to work independently, with guidance from Technical Operations team.
Exhibits a high level of quality (right the first time), integrity (do what you say you are going to do), and cross functional behavior (always stay above the line).

1-2 years relevant experience in medical device or pharmaceutical arena.
Good analytical skills, with an ability to use scientific knowledge and statistical methods to identify root causes of process and product failures.
Possess a continuous process improvement mindset
Strong Excel skills required.
Hands on knowledge of basic microbiological lab skills and techniques required.
Preferred Requirements:

Knowledge of equipment qualification (IQ/OQ/PQ), process validation, and computer/automation systems.
Strong project management and organizational skills.
Demonstrated technical skills in process validation & concepts with an emphasis on implementation.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Previous experience in problem solving methodology

Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, or other similar Life Science field.


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

Rochelle Anderson
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

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.