Senior Quality Engineers, Validation Consultant

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Validation
  3. Switzerland
Posting date: 07 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A globally renowned pharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Senior Quality Engineer, Validation Consultant to their office in Switzerland. The organisation works across a range of industries, from medical devices to pharmaceutical and consumer goods, and operates in over 60 countries. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with a prestigious and historic pharmaceutical establishment and provide real regulatory expertise.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Driving and managing purchasing controls related to processes across the MD sector Source Quality function globally.
  • Leading, developing, and implementing supplier/purchasing controls and associated activities including Approved Supplier List management, SQ Agreements, etc across all MD sector Business Unit/Franchise Quality Systems.
  • Developing and enabling processes in support of the identification, selection, qualification, monitoring, and disengagement of suppliers.
  • Implementing supplier change control processes including change notification, dissemination of information, impact assessment, approval of changes, and supports material/supplier qualifications.
  • Leading component controls-related process improvements (qualifications, control plans, receiving inspection, etc) in collaboration with key business partners and the supplier's applicable functional groups.
  • Owning, driving, and leading the assigned Source Quality related projects, activities and initiatives with limited supervision.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A minimum of a Bachelors degree or equivalent in Engineering and/or Technical Field.
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a supervisory capacity.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a medical device and/or pharmaceutical industry in the capacity of Project Engineer, Quality Engineer, Project Manager.
  • Background in Supplier Management and Process Validation / Verification.
  • Familiarity with ISO-13485 and FDA QSR.
  • Strong Project Management skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail is required.
  • Must be able to work independently and prioritise with limited supervision.
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluent in English is a must. Fluent in German is an advantage.

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