Agilent Technologies Manager Analytical Services in Boulder, Colorado

Description: Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life.We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratoriesworldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications andexpertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights theyseek so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us.Information about Agilent is available at world s most revolutionary biopharma companies are partnering with AgilentTechnologies to advance the next frontier of medicine. Agilent continues toinvest in capacity and expansion of its Colorado operations. Join our team ofprofessionals dedicated to the development and commercialization of nucleicacid therapeutics for life changing, lifesaving medicines.As the manager of the analytical services team in the chemical developmentdepartment of Agilent Technologies Nucleic Acid Solutions Division thecandidate will be responsible for all service aspects that the team providesin analytical method acquisition, qualification, transfer and validationfor the analysis of raw materials, chemical intermediates and final productsthat supports Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) manufacturing.Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:* Responsible for all aspects of personnel management of a team of analyticalscientists.* Responsible for leading all aspects of analytical method acquisition,qualification, transfer and validation for the analysis of raw materials,chemical intermediates and final products that supports Active PharmaceuticalIngredient (API) manufacturing.* Responsible for project scope assessment for resource and time commitment informal quote submission generation on analytical services projects* Contribute expert knowledge and ideas for approaches including assessment ofmethod capability and acceptance criteria setting and support resolutions toquality observations (deviations, investigations).* Assessment of project scope for adherence to current ICH, USP, FDA,EMA guidance s and standards for method validation.* Design and conduct laboratory scale experiments in a safe and effectivemanner with expertise in operating numerous analytical instrument platformsincluding HPLC/UPLC, HPLC/MS, ICP/MS, IC, GC, UV, Karl Fischer.* Design and conduct laboratory scale experiments using current best practicesfor API testing.* Properly record and summarize experiments in notebooks and reports andconstruct research summaries to present to internal and external teams.* Maintain process compliance integrity by adhering to standard operatingprocedures (SOP s) and current good manufacturing practices (cGMP) asappropriate. Qualifications: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made toenable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.* Minimum of a Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in chemistry, or related lifesciences field and 6+ years relevant life science experience and/ortraining; or equivalent combination of education and experience.* Demonstrated experience with analytical method acquisition,qualification, transfer and validation for the analysis of raw materials,chemical intermediates and final products that supports API manufacturing withexperience in Oligonucleotide highly desirable.* Demonstrated experience with establishing Standard Operating Procedures andcontributing to quality incident (Deviations, Investigations) resolutions.* Demonstrated experience with personnel management of a team of analyticalscientists is highly desirable.* Knowledge of cGMP guidelines as well as international regulations pertainingto the production of APIs and drug products.* Ability to work with interdisciplinary project teams to understand projectrequirements, follow project timelines and responsibly deliver commitmentsmade to the project team.* Ability to Satisfactorily complete all GMP