Site Process Lead (all genders)

Posted 04 Nov 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 199452


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 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.

Your role: You identify and resolve highly complex manufacturing problems at our pharma manufacturing site Darmstadt. As a first focus, you act as project manager (all genders) for supplier qualification projects. You are responsible for creation of process control strategies (PCS) and continued process verifications (CPV) for pharmaceutical products. You drive projects as project leader (all genders) to improve the robustness of our manufacturing processes and develop, as a product expert (all genders), innovative, science-driven solutions to improve manufacturing processes´ robustness, to make them ready for daily production and to make product knowledge available. You anticipate manufacturing problems, business challenges and regulatory issues and drive process and product improvements to mitigate risks and to create competitive advantages. You are responsible for supplier qualifications as a team leader (all genders) for pharmaceutical products. You lead cross-functional international teams, including resource management and allocation of work. You consult managers (all genders) and other experts (all genders) at the pharma manufacturing site Darmstadt and at other interfaces and contribute to determining technical direction.


 Who you are:

  • You have a graduate degree (or equivalent) in engineering, life sciences or pharmacy that provides knowledge of theories, principles and concepts within a discipline
  • You have extensive professional experience of 4-8 years in a similar role
  • You have in-depth knowledge of project management, process optimization and product development
  • You have experience in working in and leading cross-functional teams
  • You have strong oral and written communication skills in English and German



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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