Thermo Fisher Scientific Scientist III in Fremont, California

Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?

The Scientist III within Technical Operations will provide support and technical solutions to solve raw material issues across all product lines. This person will work cross-functionally to lead resolution of all chemical and biological specification alignment issues. This includes various supply chain and quality risk mitigation projects to improve the overall health of chemical receiving process and inventory to minimize the impact to business.

What will you do?

  • Independent technical support for all raw material chemicals and decision making for raw material inspection procedures and processes requiring evaluation and judgment

  • Perform Risk Analysis

  • Lead raw material qualification projects

  • Prepare and/or update raw material inspection documents.

  • Technical Support for production issues and customer complaints

  • Lead and present technical discussions in front of crossfunctional teams

  • Lead and teach others with good understanding of overall quality system and processes

  • Communicate to peers and management in a timely fashion

  • Compile, analyze, present data, and compose reports as required

How will you get here?

  • BS/MS in a scientific discipline with 5-10 years diagnostic industry experience

  • Demonstrated ability for technical proficiency, scientific creativity, problem solving skills, collaboration with other departments, and ability to manage multiple projects or assignments.

  • Demonstrate good flexibility with changes to working environment and deliver high quality results

  • Ability to present and communicate (oral and written) information in a clear manner.

  • Computer skills such as Word and Excel.

  • Experience in preparing manufacturing documents including SOPs, specification sheets and worksheets.

  • Experience in IVD Manufacturing

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.