Quality Assurance, Specialist

Posted 24 Oct 2019

Madison, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 198687


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:

You will provide the QA oversight of all Supplier Quality processes that are necessary to run our manufacturing and R&D activities. In collaboration with other site functions, you ensure that all suppliers are qualified and comply with 21 CFR 211 standards and expectations. You lead the day-to-day Supplier Quality QA team, including the Supplier audit program, the Supplier quality process and the supplier complaints. You are also responsible for the continuous improvement of the processes you manage.  You report to the Quality Assurance Manager and are part of a team of quality associates that drives Quality activities to success with a passion for improving the life of patients.



Who You Are:


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences, Chemistry, or Chemical Engineering with 3+ years experience in a GMP or API environment, Bachelor’s degree in a non-science with at least 10 years experience in a GMP or API environment, or a Master’s degree in Life Sciences, Chemistry, or Chemical Engineering with 2+ years experience in a GMP or API environment.  

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
  • Advanced written skills for technical protocols and reports, as well as customer response letters
  • Excellent problem-solving skills for out-of-specification and process deviation investigations


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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