Full-Time

Quality Control Technologist I-IV

Posted on 6/6/2024

Tempus

Tempus

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-enabled precision medicine and analytics

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Entry

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • Highly organized and systematic
  • Proven ability to learn new skills quickly
  • BS in medical technology, clinical laboratory science, chemical, physical or biological science
  • Prefer at least 1 year of previous experience in a molecular lab or with laboratory liquid handlers
  • Moderate experience with Microsoft Excel and/ or Google Sheets
  • Previous experience in a clinical lab regulated by CAP/ CLIA/ NYS/ ISO is highly desirable
  • Good time management skills
  • Able to lift 40lbs occasionally
Responsibilities
  • Work within a cutting-edge genomics workflow to provide quality control support in a high-volume clinical molecular laboratory
  • Help create and implement new equipment functionality for use by Tempus R&D and clinical lab staff while maintaining CLIA/CAP/NYS-DOH/ISO compliance
  • Complete Performance Qualifications (PQs), Preventive Maintenance (PM), relocation, and routine maintenance for all clinically approved molecular laboratory equipment
  • Test and document new lots of reagents for clinical lab team processing and label reagents approved for use
  • Maintain reagent qualification records and manage quality control of reagent inventory
  • Collect and help analyze metrics
  • Investigate issues and help facilitate and implement corrective and preventative actions
  • Interact with lab management and personnel to provide training, troubleshoot issues, and prioritize QC tasks
  • Report significant findings/deviations and system deficiencies to lab management, as appropriate
  • Update SOPs and equipment records within the document control system, including creation/ revision/ review of internal SOPs and other quality documentation
  • Create and review protocols and qualification summaries
  • Monitor and respond to laboratory temperature excursions

Tempus specializes in AI-enabled precision medicine, utilizing data and artificial intelligence to accelerate the discovery of novel targets, predict treatment effectiveness, identify clinical trials, and diagnose diseases earlier. The company's analytical machine learning platform leverages expansive clinical and molecular data to enable real-time, data-driven decisions for personalized care and targeted therapies.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$1.3B

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

48%