Sr QC Manager - Analytical Development

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

Job posting number: #7246761 (Ref:10025741)

Posted: May 22, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $59.44 - $99.27 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the forefront of groundbreaking research at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. Our dedicated and compassionate faculty and staff are driven by a common mission: Contribute to innovative approaches in predicting, preventing, and curing diseases, shaping the future of medicine through cutting-edge research.

The Analytical Development (AD) / Quality Control (QC) team at the Center for Bioinnovation and Manufacturing (CBM) seeks a Quality Control Manager to support analytical development for GMP Manufacturing and gene and cellular immunotherapy products. Responsibilities include managing AD/QC staff, developing analytical methods, generating SOPs, reviewing test results, consulting on product release strategies, overseeing lab operations, and providing validation support for laboratory equipment.

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Oversee analytical development and quality control (QC) activities to ensure GMP compliance for CBM products.
  • Recruit, manage, and train QC staff for tasks in a cGMP facility.
  • Review, revise, and develop standard operating procedures (SOPs) as needed.
  • Establish and perform in-house assays for product release, including viral vectors, plasmid DNA, and recombinant proteins.
  • Interact with internal and external testing service providers to ensure quality, and review and approve third-party assays.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of regulatory requirements, lab technologies, and attend relevant training and conferences.


  • Master's degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, or related fields; Ph.D. preferred; 5 years of quality control/research experience with Ph.D. or 10 years with a Master's degree.
  • Proficient in modern cell and molecular biology analytical methods (Q-PCR, capillary electrophoresis, FACS, ELISA, infectious titer assay, etc.); supervisory experience required.
  • Biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry experience; experience in release testing for clinical trials and method development is highly desirable.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, pleaseclick here.

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Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $59.44 - $99.27 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7246761 (Ref:10025741)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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