Associate Director of Lab Operations (R1116179) in Valencia, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/31/2020

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    Valencia, CA
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Job Description

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.


  • Develop and implement diagnostic and analytical procedures
  • Evaluate laboratory information
  • Report results in accordance to protocols mandated by the regulatory requirements
  • Maintains medical laboratory equipment performance by establishing quality standards; developing operations, quality, and troubleshooting procedures
  • Responsible for the development, maintenance and monitoring of the budgets for all designated work units
  • Administers departmental personnel management programs to include, but not limited to: interviewing prospective hires, hiring, counselling and discipline of employees, performance appraisals
  • Supports global harmonization, process improvement and change management processes to improve efficiency and productivity worldwide.
  • Works directly with clients to understand requirements and ensure smooth operational delivery across the global Q2 Solutions network of laboratories.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Good understanding of legal and regulatory issues
  • Knowledge of Laboratory theory, procedures, practices and equipment
  • Thorough knowledge of possible hazards/necessary precautions/remedial measures in the treatment and care of patients through Laboratory Services
  • Excellent communications skills required, both verbal and written

Minimum required education and experience

  • Bachelor’s in medical laboratory science or related field. • Master’s degree in business administration advantageous.

Typically requires a minimum

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Job ID: R1116179