Quality Assurance Validation Engineer

Posted 07 Feb 2019

Madison, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 187435


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role:  

The Validation Engineer is responsible for the design, schedule, execution, and evaluation of scientifically and statistically sound qualification experiments which define and demonstrate that critical Cleaning, Controls, Equipment, Facilities, Processes and Utilities function in a consistent and repeatable manner, and are in compliance with regulatory requirements, product license restrictions, and policies affecting final product integrity.

The Validation Engineer schedules activities involving manufacturing equipment to maximize equipment utilization, prepares detailed, concise documentation dossiers on completed studies that summarize the experimental results, specifications, and conformance to defined acceptance criteria, provides technical support to Business Development, Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Regulatory Affairs as needed.



  • You will be coordinating multiple projects, documenting activities via protocols and summary report templates. Researches governmental regulatory requirements on each assigned project to ensure that each study subject is challenged to meet required specifications
  • Prepares scientifically sound Validation Study Protocols that incorporate the defined specifications into acceptance criteria and assessment procedures
  • Schedules the execution of Validation studies with the appropriate department
  • Prepares detailed, concise documentation dossiers on completed studies that summarize the studies experimental results and specifications and their conformance to defined acceptance criteria
  • This role coordinates and provides support and expertise to multiple projects
  • When the facility undergoes changes, this role will provide input on re-validation, assessing risks, developing and/or reviewing validation requirements and design deliverables.
  • This individual will assess risks involved in processing steps as well as risks related to equipment


Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5+ years experience in GMP environment 
  • Bachelor's degree in a science or engineering related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with contractor manufacturing and cGMP API environment highly


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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