Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health. A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization's clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.
Perform a wide variety of routine and complex testing procedures to obtain data from client specimens. Provide documentation and review of work performed in a timely manner.
Complete and prepare documentation in compliance with regulatory and corporate guidelines.
Perform and document all specimen test procedures with accuracy, consistency and timeliness in accordance with current standard operating procedures (SOPs) and regulatory guidelines.
Exercise good judgment in assessing whether test procedure is proceeding according to expectations and that the results are within acceptable tolerances.
Identify abnormal progress of test procedure, potential QC failures, or otherwise unusual results and escalate to senior lab personnel immediately.
Perform and document calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment and reagent qualification/QC as assigned.
Perform and document hands on training for other Laboratory Associates in areas of proven competency as assigned.
Assist in the review and development of laboratory procedures and techniques
Assist in process improvements to increase data quality, lower costs, or reduce turnaround times. Includes, updating SOPs/PTR's, assisting with troubleshooting.
May represent laboratory team on cross functional projects.
Participate in continuing education through self-study, attending training sessions and off-site lectures and meetings.
Minimum required education and experience
Required knowledge, skills and abilities
Experience in a clinical laboratory operating under GLP and/or CLIA guidelines required
DNA and RNA Sequencing, Genotyping, Gene Expression, or DNA/RNA Isolations experience in a clinical, research, academic or commercial/production laboratory environment required
Working knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and other regulatory agency standards within the area of responsibility such as CLIA requirements
Proficiency with pipetting and molecular biology laboratory techniques
Knowledge of laboratory safety and infection control procedures and practices including standard precautions and hazardous chemical handling
Experience working with automation or specialized laboratory equipment.
Proficiency with more complex laboratory calculations regarding batches and specimens including averages, means, standard deviations, and various quality control metrics.
Experience using Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.
Capable of handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients
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