Myriad RBM Quality Assurance Specialist (Clinical) in Austin, Texas


Job Function and Purpose

Responsible for assisting in Quality Assurance (QA) activities, contribute to the company’s procedures, and help maintain the highest quality standards in a fast-paced environment.


Principal Responsibilities

  • Maintain compliance with federal and state clinical laboratory requirements including CLIA accreditation and required out of state licensing.

  • Assist in audits of internal systems such as external and internal assessments and supports customer audits and requests for proficiency testing documentation and results.

  • Responsible for proficiency testing programs both internal and external.

  • Compiles quality data to capture metrics.

  • Help ensure that quality inspections are thorough and

  • Maintain up to date information on updates and changes to national and international regulations related to company business

  • Performs other quality related functions as

  • Pursue a personal development program aimed at improving skills and knowledge to increase effectiveness.


The incumbent is accountable for initiating valid approaches to ensure quality, actively working on their implementation, and in ensuring appropriate validation of quality products. Scientific information resulting from this activity will have tangible dollar sales.


Position Requirements

  • Requires a 4 year degree in a scientific field and some years of work in a clinical laboratory setting.

  • Must have knowledge of regulatory requirements in support of clinical laboratory wor

  • Demonstrated effective communication skills, both written and

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Previous experience with high complexity testing.

  • Familiarity with CLIA regulations, COLA guidelines, and CAP proficiency testin

Physical and Mental Requirements of the job:

  • Repetitive Motion, Near Acuity, Copying

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

About Myriad:

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYGN) is a leading molecular diagnostic company making a difference in patient’s lives through to discovery and commercialization of transformative molecular diagnostic products that assess a person’s risk of developing disease, improve diagnosis, predict disease progression and guide therapy. We believe in improving the healthcare management of patients by providing physicians and patients with critical information across multiple medical specialties that addresses unmet medical needs. With fiscal year 2015 annual revenue of approximately $700 million and more than 2,000 employees, Myriad is focusing on strategic initiatives, including growing our existing markets, launching new products, and expanding our global presence to take advantage of significant long-term growth opportunities. For more information on Myriad, please visit the Company’s website at: . Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.

Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.


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Job ID 2017-6501

Location US-TX-Austin

Location Details Austin, TX

Posted Date 7/17/2017