Spec, Quality Assurance Senior Associate

Posted 15 Oct 2019

Madison, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 198294


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:

Ensure that all aspects of product release meet analytical, production, packaging and labeling specifications in accordance with established quality systems. Support the maintenance, development and improvement of GMP quality systems, such as auditing (internal, supplier, and customer), training, process validation, cleaning validation, change control, complaint handling, and documentation control.


Review and approve executed GMP batch documentation, Generate, review, and apply product labels; Write and route operating procedures, manufacturing documents, and other QA controlled documents in QUMAS; Interact with internal customers; Support quality systems; Issue logbooks ; Issue/review controlled forms; Scan executed batch records and maintain electronic files for future reference as necessary; File executed quality documentation in the records room ;Enter data into multiple systems to ensure compliance with regulations; Support SAP for the quality unit; Perform walk-throughs, changeovers, and QA on the floor inspections; Provide project support for QA; Serve as customer proxy for projects as assigned; Create and revise job aides; Review and approve master document revisions in EDMS as Customer Proxy


Who You Are:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 2-4 years experience in GMP manufacturing, validation, QA, QC, or other functional area applicable to the job or an Associate’s degree with at least 5 years applicable GMP experience in the specific QA job function as deemed appropriate by QA Management or at least 5 years experience with a degree not specified in a Life Science required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • General understanding of Q7 (current) Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Good computer skills, including proficiency MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access
  • Good time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills for interacting with many internal departments
  • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Capacity for independent work


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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