Human Factors / Usability Specialist - Combination Products

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Human Resources
  3. Iceland
Reykjavík, Iceland
Posting date: 27 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A speciality biopharmaceutical company is currently recruiting a Human Factors/Usability Specialist - Combination Products to join their office in Reykjavik. This organisation is renowned for its work on high-quality biosimilar products, ranging across the value chain from cell line development to commercial manufacturing. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic and upcoming company and bolster a career in the biosimilar space.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leading development projects and documentation thereof from start to finish, including human factors (usability) testing, design verification testing, and product finalization.
  • Developing and maintaining technical subject matter expertise in the function and testing of the devices that are part of company combination drug products.
  • Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of regulations surrounding combination drug products.
  • Drafting source documents for dossier filing, contributing to risk assessments and SOPs.
  • Working with QA to maintain Design History File.
  • Co-ordinating and maintaining samples for shipment with supply chain.
  • Coordinating technical projects with vendors and reviewing all technical documents.
  • Coordinating outsourced engineering and assembly activities.

Skills and Requirements:

  • At least a BSc, or equivalent, in Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, or related field. Master's preferred.
  • Human factor engineering experience a plus.
  • Machinery experience a plus.
  • Demonstrable record of managing a project (academic or otherwise) a must.
  • Demonstrable experience with statistics.
  • Demonstrable ability to work across departments.
  • Demonstrable ability to manage projects (academic or industrial).
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies.

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