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New Beta Innovation Canada Limited

Senior Analyst, Quality Control (Chemistry)

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
7 days ago


New Beta Innovation Canada Limited (NBI-CA) is a preclinical stage life sciences organization in Burnaby, BC. Leveraging on our expertise in research and development, we are transforming drug discovery into clinical applications for unmet medical needs. We have ongoing collaborations with top universities worldwide on various research projects, with distinguished achievements in the areas of oncology, neurology, ischemic and hypoxic conditions.

Our state-of-the-art GMP manufacturing facilities and laboratories in Greater Vancouver are home to a growing team of professionals who are inspired to develop advanced life-saving hemoglobin-based therapeutics for the well-being of people.


Reporting to the Quality Control Manager, the incumbent will perform a variety of analytical chemistry related functions and will be part of a team responsible for ensuring the integrity of analytical chemistry laboratory in support of a sterile pharmaceutical manufacturer.

The incumbent will need to be flexible with their work hours and schedule, and may be required to perform shiftwork to fulfil manufacturing requirements. Pre-employment medical and medical re-examination may be required annually to fulfil regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Proficiently perform sampling and routine testing in strict accordance with approved testing methods of raw materials, in-process materials, packaging materials and finished products
  • Perform routine water testing (e.g. TOC) in support of environmental monitoring program for cleanroom facility and utilities
  • Develop/write and maintain high quality Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and test methods for all routine testing in the analytical laboratory (HPLC, Osmometer, UV-Vis etc) with minimal editing required
  • Review and perform validation of all analytical chemistry test methods including writing protocols and reports to the required compliance level with minimal input from the manager
  • Perform stability testing to support shelf life studies for the finished product
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and maintain strict and accurate quality control documentation of all test procedures and results
  • Perform equipment calibration as required for GMP compliance
  • Perform data compilation, trending and report writing on regular basis as required 
  • Identify and troubleshoot equipment problems
  • Act as a lead on technical or operational advice on Analytical Chemistry topics
  • Ensure that lab cleanliness and safety standards are maintained
  • Support tech transfer activities as required
  • Perform other related tasks as needed

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Degree in life sciences required; Degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry preferred 
  • 5 – 8+ years’ experience in pharmaceutical or biological manufacturing industry with good knowledge of method development and method validation requirements. Strong working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and experience with using HPLC instrumentation and software
  • Ability to competently apply professional concepts and specialised knowledge while receiving little instruction on day-to-day activities or new assignments
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks at once by prioritizing based on departmental goal
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and in a team environment, detail oriented and organized and methodical in execution of tasks
  • Ability to problem solve with sound analytical thinking 
  • Strong sense of pride in ownership and quality of work
  • Experience working in a start-up environment would be an asset


The best reason is because of our wonderful people and great work environment. If you are looking for a career with meaning and purpose, it’s hard to beat working in life sciences. We provide an attractive compensation and benefits package which recognizes people for their contributions, and comprehensive training and career development opportunities which support our employees’ growth with the company.

If you are interested in joining our team, we encourage you to APPLY today! 

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About New Beta Innovation Canada Limited

New B Innovation (NBI) is a dedicated player in the global biotechnology market with a vision to advance life sciences and health care using the latest technologies and innovative approaches to del...

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51-200 employees