QC Analyst
Job Details
Scientific Protein Laboratories - Waunakee, WI
Full Time
4 Year Degree

Scientific Protein Laboratories is a biopharmaceutical leader in the development and manufacturing of heparin, pancreatin, heparin derivatives, naturally derived pharmaceuticals, and recombinant proteins from microbial fermentation. We have 6 immediate openings in Waunakee, WI (Madison area) for QC Analysts in our Quality Control department.


The QC Analyst is responsible for performing complex routine laboratory analyses on APIs following strict written procedures derived from the United States Pharmacopoeia and/or other documents, to meet strict compendial and custom specifications. This work is performed under the cGMP/FDA guidelines. Initiates and executes independent analytical and systems improvement projects.



  • Perform the scheduled laboratory testing of raw material, in-process, finished product APIs and special products.
  • Properly record all data results on appropriate documents and in electronic files, including immediate communication of issues to management, both in own work and others in the lab.
  • With minimal assistance from management, author, execute and interpret laboratory experiments, analytical method and instrument validation efforts as necessary.
  • Train other analysts in overall laboratory processes/systems and in general and complex assays, as required.
  • Oversee, interpret results and perform analytical investigations for OOS (Out-of-Specification) and atypical data. Assist in the gathering of evidence or results. Write summary reports detailing the investigation.
  • In areas of ownership, coordinate with vendors and other analysts to perform routine calibration and preventive maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Review/Revise SOPs and serve as a technical resource to ensure compliance with compendial documents.
  • Review and interpret the work of other analysts. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry or related field
  • 5+ years of experience preferred


SPL offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and a pleasant work environment.


SPL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other status protected by applicable local, state or federal law.