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Quality Control Associate

Company: Parse Biosciences
Location: Seattle
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Who We Are
At Parse Biosciences we are passionate about our mission of accelerating progress in human health and scientific research. At the core of our company is the Evercode technology - our pioneering approach for single-cell sequencing through split-pool combinatorial barcoding. Single-cell sequencing has already enabled groundbreaking discoveries which have led to new understandings of cancer treatment, tissue repair, stem cell therapy, kidney and liver disease, brain development, and the immune system. At Parse, we are providing researchers with the ability to perform single cell sequencing with unprecedented scale and ease.
The Position
As a Quality Control (QC) Associate you will work as part of the Quality Control team to test that all raw materials and finished goods meet defined specifications, in terms of consistency and performance. In this role, you will use advanced laboratory techniques to identify any potential issues in materials or completed products. Techniques will include analytical chemistry tests as well as functional tests using next generation sequencing. Strong candidates will be motivated to learn new laboratory skills as well as how to interpret results from genomics assays.
In This Position, You Will

  • Be responsible for performing tests to ensure consistent, high quality of our single cell products
  • Interpret and communicate results of QC tests to others on the QC and manufacturing team
  • Become an expert on metrics relevant to single cell sequencing
  • Create and maintain detailed records for QC of every reagent lot
  • Coordinate with members of the manufacturing team as well as the commercial operations team
  • Critically assess the process by which QC is performed on different products and raw materials
  • Maintain and improve Standard Operating Procedures for QC
  • Identify patterns or trends in QC data that require escalation
  • Train other members of the quality control team on different procedures

    For This Position, We Look For

    • Someone excited to collaborate with a dynamic team while also taking ownership over QC tests
    • The ability and desire to learn new skills and become an expert on single cell sequencing
    • An attention to detail and with the ability to identify and escalate mistakes or problems
    • Ability to carefully follow Standard Operating Procedures and make improvements when necessary
    • Experience with molecular biology and/or chemistry laboratory techniques
    • A Bachelor's degree in a life science field, chemistry, or engineering

      Parse Biosciences is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
      COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: Parse Biosciences has a COVID-19 vaccination policy that applies to all employees regardless of work location, except as prohibited by applicable law. As such, newly hired employees are required to be fully vaccinated prior to commencing employment, subject to reasonable accommodation and other requirements of applicable federal, state, and local law. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final (or only) dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. Exemptions will be considered for medical conditions/disabilities and sincerely held religious beliefs, observations, or practices.

      To meet the health and wellness needs of our team, Parse offers a comprehensive benefits package for all full time employees, including:

      • Medical, dental, vision, and Rx (prescription) coverage beginning on the 1st day of the month following your start date. Parse covers 90% of the monthly premiums for employees, and 60% for dependents.
      • A 401(k) program with no waiting period to participate
      • Basic life insurance and short and long-term disability coverage. Monthly premiums for both are covered at 100% by Parse.
      • Flexible spending account (FSA) options for medical, dependent care, and commuter expenses
      • A transportation program (Seattle only)
      • New hire equity grants
      • 12 paid holidays annually
      • A generous time off policy
        Market Pay Range - Exact compensation will be dependent on skills, education and experience relevant to the position$58,000-$82,000 USD

Keywords: Parse Biosciences, Seattle , Quality Control Associate, Other , Seattle, Washington

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