Job: Quality Assurance Associate, Altasciences Preclinical Services, Everett, WA

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Quality Assurance Associate
Job location:
Everett, WA 98201 United States

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Job Description

Everett, WA, USA Req #1105

Altasciences is a mid-size contract research organization with a unique focus on supporting drug development from lead candidate selection to proof of concept. With over 25 years of industry experience, we provide preclinical and clinical solutions to an international customer base of biopharmaceutical companies. Our full-service offering in this critical stage of drug development includes program management, preclinical safety testing, clinical pharmacology services, manufacturing and analytical services, medical writing, biostatistics, data management, and bioanalysis services tailored to specific research requirements. Altasciences has facilities in Montreal, QC; Kansas City, KS,Seattle, WA and Philadelphia, PA.

Our team is made up of over 1,300 professionals from the medical and scientific fields who work together to achieve a common goal: to contribute to the advancement of life sciences. Bring your talents and forward-thinking approach to Altasciences and help us develop medicines for those who need them, faster.

Do you want a fast-paced, exciting and innovative career in research? Altasciences is currently seeking a Quality Assurance Associateto be based out of Everett, Washington. The Quality Assurance Associate will coordinate auditing activities to ensure compliance with SOPs and GLP requirements. In this role you will perform a wide variety of activities pertaining to assuring compliance with applicable regulatory requirements by conducting audits, inspections, data and documentation reviews. DP-IND


• Audits GLP final reports, raw data and supporting documentation for internal accuracy, consistency, and conformance with regulations under general supervision
• Performs critical phase inspections of ongoing study activities
• Prepares, issues, and tracks reports of observations noted during audits and inspections
• Maintains computerized files to support audit activities
• Applies basic compliance theories and principles to independently address routine issues
• Identifies procedural compliance risks and proposes corrective actions
• Assists in training staff on basic processes and procedures
• Gains cooperation of peers through regular interaction and focused collaboration
• Participates in departmental goals


• Bachelor's degree preferred
• 1 year related experience in quality assurance and audits
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
• The ability to read and interpret scientific documents
• The ability to write routine reports and correspondence
• The ability to work independently and with a team

What We Offer:

• Competitive salary
• Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
• 401K
• Life insurance
• Relaxed dress code
• Paid holidays
• Paid Time Off
• On-sitecafeteria and gym
• Company events, including happy hours, team building competitions, lunches and much more.
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• Pay Type Hourly
• Required Education Associate Degree
• Job Start Date Monday, October 19, 2020
• Everett, WA, USA
Altasciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
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(Job number: 3949063)