QA Validation specialist

Posted 21 Mar 2019

Tres Cantos, Comunidad de Madrid - Spain

Req Id 189699


A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 51,000 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.

Your role: As Quality Assurance Validation specialist, you will be overseeing validation activities around manufacturing processes, cleaning, equipment, material and computerized systems to ensure compliance with GMP requirements.In the role of QA Validation specialist, you will also be interacting cross-functionally with Manufacturing, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Technical Services and Project Management. You will be part of the function responsible for: aligning local procedures concerning validation activities with GMP and Merck requirements;participating in validation strategy definition;reviewing validation documentation (i.e. URS, protocols, reports), assisting Operations and Technical Services with root cause investigation of deviations and non-conformities concerning validation,evaluating and mitigating risks associated to validation activities.

Who you are:

  • Master’s degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Science, Engineering.
  • at least 3 years’ experience in similar roles.
  • solid working knowledge of FDA, GMP, ISO and ICH regulations, especially for quality by design and validation topic.
  • good organizational skills and ability to multi-task, make sound business decisions independently, attitude for team working. As a person you are good at building trust with stakeholders, driven by willingness to innovate and fostering continuous improvement.
  • high proficiency in English

What we offer: 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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