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Principal Analytical Scientist - Cannabis!

CyberCoders Roseland, CA
  • Expired: 12 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Principal Analytical Scientist - Cannabis!
If you are a Principal Analytical Scientist with cannabis experience, please read on!
Top Reasons to Work with Us
We are an established GMP compliant, FDA regulated contract testing company for a variety of Pharma, Biotechnology and many other FDA regulated industries. The good news is we are expanding our expertise to include a new and advanced Cannabis Testing Lab located in Sonoma county, CA!

We are looking for a Principle/Lead Analytical Scientist with cannabis experience to contribute his/her expertise in the build out the most proficient, best regulated, and cost effective Cannabis Testing Laboratories.
What You Will Be Doing
In this key role requires an in-depth knowledge of analytical chemistry instrumentation and software (LC-UV, LC-MS/MS, GC-MS/MS, GC-FID, ICP-MS, and PCR). We own the building and starting to establish our strong expertise and presence in testing, so technical experience starting a testing Lab from scratch is preferred.

This role is fundamental to continuing our success and providing our customers with best-in-class service. We see this role as an excellent opportunity to be both a part of, and grow, a mission-driven team and to work/strategize directly with senior leadership on achieving operational excellence.


-Implements and maintains appropriate quality control processes and procedures in order to guarantee accuracy of analysis and quality of results.
-Data management and reporting of test results.
-Reviews data and prepares reports for delivery to client.
-Instrumental troubleshooting.
-Ensures SOPs are written and up to date for laboratory processes.
-Direct work with vendors and clients.
-Takes direction from management.
-LCMS, GCMS, HPLC or ICPMS analysis.
-Willingness to follow internal quality system requirements.
-Organized, prepared, and has an understanding of meeting deadlines.

-Perform data review and data analysis utilizing validated analytical methods.
-Demonstrate proficiency in software from major vendors like Agilent, Shimadzu and Sciex. (Shimadzu preferred)
-Assist in training programs relating to analytical instrumentation and data analysis.
-Responsible for method validation, method transfers, data review, calibrations and QC for state mandated compliance testing of cannabis products.
What You Need for this Position
-PhD degree in biological, chemical, agricultural, environmental, or related sciences from an accredited college or university.
-OR Master's degree in biological, chemical, agricultural, environmental, with at least 3 years work experience.

-Experience in cannabis or cannabis-related field is highly desirable.
-Strong leadership skills.
-Solid instrumental troubleshooting skills.
-Expertise in scientific writing, reporting, and data management.
-Familiarity with protocols as required California State and FDA regulations for cannabis as well as ISO 17025 and GLPs.

-Must have strong experience in instrumentation, preferably with Shimadzu.
-LCMS, GCMS, HPLC or ICPMS analysis for production.
-Experience working in a production laboratory and understanding of meeting deadlines.
-Must understand calculating workflow, turnaround times, and streamlined approaches.
-Must be able to prioritize, multitask, and have flexibility in working various shifts.

-Some knowledge of microbiology and sterile technique is beneficial.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills .

- Data Management
- Quality control processes
- Principle Analytical Scientist
- Lead Analytical Scientist
- Cannabis

Please FULLY COMPLETE THE APPLICATION QUESTIONS INCLUDING THE SELF ASSESSMENT ASAP! Complete applications will receive priority! We'd like to get you set up for an interview ASAP if you'd like this opportunity and are a suitable candidate! There are 4 short questions. Should take you no more than 4-7 min max!

1. Apply directly to this job opening here!


2. E-mail directly for more information to
What's In It for You
-A chance to join an established Biotechnology Testing company at an early stage for Cannabis Testing, and shape the direction of our culture in our new Sonoma California location.
-We see lab operations as a strategic part of our business, not just as a support function.
-Transparency across teams and interaction with multiple departments.
-Competitive base pay and a benefits package.
So, if you are a Principal Analytical Scientist with cannabis experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.



Roseland, CA