QC Analyst Advanced

Agilent Technologies, Inc. Carpinteria, CA

About the Job

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek ---- so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

The QC Analyst, Advanced will be responsible for assisting with new product integration into Operations, stability studies, production support, validations and process development for Quality Control methods, and to ensure consistent product quality and compliance with Agilent policy. This position requires the ability to manage multiple project timelines simultaneously, write accurate specifications, protocols, implement projects and deliver reports in a timely manner. Ensure established standards for safety, quality, quantity, service, and cost standards are maintained and results are delivered against specific goals by effectively planning and organizing. This analyst will provide leadership, direction and motivation to Associates/Technicians to achieve results through safe and proper utilization of processes, materials and equipment.

Responsible for performing a variety of duties within the Quality Control Department. Duties may be related to production, materials specification, manufacturing process and support, test and rework and quality inspection, including training of other Operations employees. Will be required to access information in the QMS site, Agile document site or the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.

QC Testing: In compliance with GMP, GDP and standard operating procedures, performs quality testing of Agilent producs, including raw materials, in-process material and finished goods in a manufacturing laboratory environment. Stability studies and complaint investigation.

  • Operate laboratory equipment and accurately record test results
  • Assist in validating processes and products.


Works on complex problems in which analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.