Waters Research Chemist II in Golden, Colorado
For Colorado Based Applicants: Please reach out to Recruiting@Waters.com for additional information on this role. Additional resources located at www.waters.com/careers for Benefits related information.
Waters-ERA is currently leading a search for a Research Chemist II who is primarily responsible for product development, method development, continuous process improvement, validations, technical support, and regulatory compliance for the ERA Organic Product Lines.
The Research Chemist II works closely with customers, quality, operations, IT, EH&S, sales, and marketing to ensure the highest level of product quality and value are provided to Waters-ERA customers. The Research Chemist II has direct interface with customers who have technical questions requiring advanced technical support including customer complaints. The position will work with the Technical Managers to develop product plans with Sales/Marketing and OEM customers for product line development including validation and implementation into production.
Technical Product Leadership & Cross Functional Collaboration
Technical product & instrumentation subject matter expert for organic chemistry products.
Supporting Operations through implementing process improvements, resolving technical issues and documentation.
Collaborates with Technical Managers, PLM’s, and the Quality department to develop solutions that are justified and focused on improving the product line efficiencies and quality.
Responsible for evaluating new product standard costs, resource requirements and technical capabilities stemming from Sales & Marketing requirements.
Collaborates with Marketing, Operations, IT and Quality to create project plans and timelines to deliver new product launches on-time.
Creating and managing the execution of validation plans.
Gathering, evaluating, and reporting key operational and analytical metrics (trend analyses).
Developing, reviewing, and updating SOP’s, work instructions.
Decision making and risk assessment of current processes. Focus on improvement and technical modifications while achieving regulatory and accreditation requirements.
Collaborate with Quality team on development of CAPA projects as needed for Process Water and all product lines. Responsible for documentation and implementation of Corrective and Preventative action plans to address quality issues.
Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field.
Minimum 5-7 years of technical production, analytical instrumentation, or similar experience.
GC, GC/MS, LC, LC/MS/MS instrumentation experience and knowledge required.
Proven track record of successful problem solving and process/method implementation.
Demonstration of ability to work cross functionally across an organization.
Effective communication skills.
Proficient in MS Word, Excel & Power Point.
Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for more than 60 years. With more than 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, with products available in more than 100 countries. Our team focuses on creating business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.
Working at Waters enables our employees to unlock the potential of their careers. Our global team is driven by purpose. We strive to be better, learn and improve every day in everything we do. We’re the problem solvers and innovators that aren’t afraid to take risks to transform the world of human health and well-being. We’re all in it together delivering benefit as one to provide the insights needed today in order to solve the challenges of tomorrow.
Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. It is our responsibility to actively implement programs and practices to drive inclusive behavior and increase diversity across the organization. We are united by diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.
Street: 16341 Table Mountain Parkway