QC Analyst Custom Preparation


Just-Evotec Biologics - Career

Just – Evotec Biologics, wholly-owned by Evotec SE, is a unique platform company that integrates the design, engineering, development, and manufacture of biologics. With deep experience in the fields of protein, process and manufacturing sciences, the Just team came together to solve the scientific and technical hurdles that block access to life-changing protein therapeutics; from the design of therapeutic molecules to the design of the manufacturing plants used to produce them. Just's focus is to create access and value for a global market through scientific and technological innovation.

Evotec, Aptuit’ s parent company, is a leader in the discovery and development of novel therapeutics of all modalities with operational sites in the UK, Europe (Germany, Italy and France) as well as the US. Aptuit Oxford provides integrated Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control capabilities to fully support drug substance development and GMP manufacturing on both laboratory and commercial scales for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients.


The role and responsibilities

  • Working within the custom preparation QC team supporting cGMP chemistry manufacturing through analysis of Raw materials, intermediates, final products and reaction profiling.

  • Analysis is required over a wide range of techniques, including HPLC – (area%; assays; MS); GC – (area%; solvents); standard pharmacopoeia methodology (FTIR, NMR, XRPD and Karl Fischer etc.).

  • The role works a four on four off shift pattern, on a 7-7 day basis, allowing full support to the GMP laboratories who work on the same basis.

  • As part of the wider integrated team the role is integral to ensuring that Aptuit produce work of the highest quality.

  • Experience in carrying out the following analytical techniques is essential to this role: HPLC – (area%; assays); GC – (area%); standard pharmacopoeia methodology at an intermediate level (NMR and Karl Fischer etc.).

  • Experience in a method development environment would be an advantage.

Qualifications, competences and abilities for the role

  • Degree in Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry or other related discipline.

  • Excellent time management and prioritisation capabilities. Ability to successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Knowledge of GMP and other regulatory requirements relevant to an analytical environment required.

  • Prior experience of method development is a distinct advantage.

  • An understanding of Empower (CDS System) and the ability to use it to capture and process data would be benifical.

  • Proficiency with email and Microsoft Office applications.

  • Highly detail orientated with an organised approach to work.

  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Demonstrated successful planning and organizational skills.

  • Able to interact effectively and positively with all internal departments.

  • Able to work on your own and as part of a team.

  • Flexible and adaptable problem solving skills.

  • Strong sense of accountability for the outcome.

In the frame of our Diversity policy, Evotec considers, with equal competences, all applications including people with disabilities.