Technical Specifications Specialist
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

Job Description

: Technical Specifications Specialist 
Pay: Flexible
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Duration: 1 year contract + possible extension

Job Details:

  • Manage the development and implementation of clinical and commercial raw material specifications and other specification related documents.
  • Have an understanding and knowledge of raw materials used in the manufacturing of biologics and small molecules (Media, Chemicals, Excipients, Single-Use Components, Filters, Resins, Primary Containers).
  • Interface cross-functionally within Amgen (with Process Development, Quality, Supply Chain and other GMP functions) and externally with Amgen raw material suppliers.
  • Draft specifications based on raw material attributes, where they are used in the Amgen process and how they should be controlled.
  • Facilitate specification development meetings and generate meeting minutes/action items to partners to ensure completion of tasks.
  • Other responsibilities include acting as a change owner and initiator as part of the Change Control Management System (CCMS) to document changes to global documents in a compliant manner.
  • Skills: Degree in Life Science or Engineering (Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Bio-Manufacturing, Process development, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering); preference will be given to advance degree holders and/or those who have industry and project management experience.
  • Targeting PHD/Master level candidates with 6 months’ work experience or more.

Top Must Have Skill Set:

  • Background in GMP operations and manufacturing processes.
  • Strong technical background (Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Bio-Manufacturing, Process development, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering).
  • Change Control owner (managing revisions to specifications).

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Gathering requirements, generating specifications and managing changes to active specs.
  • Supporting Amgen Specification Remediation effort.
  • Analyzing information to revise the specifications.
  • Owning change control records (documenting changes and specifications).
  • This person will be leading meetings with operations, quality and PD.

Job Snapshot

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