Quality Control Analyst

Diana shares her career journey from Triton College to Ingredion.

What biotechnology program did you attend?
Triton College in Illinois.  

What degrees or certificates have you completed?
I completed an AS in biotechnology at Triton College, and a Bachelors at Bioanalytical Chemistry and a Masters in Chemistry at the Illinois Institute of Technology.

What do you do for your job?
I do bench chemistry, use instrumentation, and troubleshoot and maintain instruments.

The skills I use are:

  • Assays
  • Aseptic technique
  • Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs)
  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)
  • Auditing
  • Titrations
  • Protein analysis
  • HPLC (high performance liquid chromatography)
  • Collaborating