Quality Assurance Specialist Senior 29226A

Category: Pharmaceutical / Science
Job Type: Contract

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⦁ JobTitle: Quality Assurance Specialist Senior 29226A

⦁ About Company:  Our client based in Dun Laoghaire is seeking a Quality Assurance Specialist Senior to join its expanding team.

⦁ Duration of Role:  12 months

⦁ Summary Objective: The Quality Assurance Technical Support (QA TS) Specialist is a senior position within the QA function which will typically report to a QA Senior Manager and will be required to be a Subject Matter Expert in their assigned area of responsibility.

⦁ Job Duties:
• Provide overall quality direction and oversight for key functional areas (i.e. Process Development, Validation, Quality Control, Supply Chain, Engineering, Information Systems), ensuring that programs, policies and procedures are robust and in keeping with regulatory and Amgen expectations.

• Quality review and approval of Validation documentation and SOPs to support site validation activities:

o Review of DS & QRAES documents

o Review of validation Plans, Protocols, IQ, OQ, PQ and associated validation documents

o Review of executed validation documents and reports

• Act as Quality point of contact and decision maker during New Product Introductions, Technology Transfer and Process Validation activities .

• Support a safe working environment by complying with all pertinent environmental health/safety practice, rules and regulations

• Provide Quality direction and input at Change Control and Deviation Review Boards and assume QA oversight of change control and Deviation/CAPA records; ensuring scope of record is clear and implementation activities are robust and timely.

• Write, review and approve Standard Operating Procedures.

• Perform all activities in compliance with Amgen safety standards and SOPs

In line with business requirements, these responsibilities may expand or otherwise include additional areas of responsibility which are not described in this specification but are associated with the role

Skills and requirements

• University degree. Science or Engineering related discipline preferred.

• Relevant experience (5yrs +) working in the Medical Device, pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry or other combination of experience and educational background that may otherwise satisfy the requirements of the role.

• Understanding of principles of Validation and New Product Introduction

• Experience in change control, non-conformance, corrective and preventative actions, and validation practices.

• Ability to operate across functional boundaries, both internal and external.

• Ability to work independently and remotely with minimum direct supervision.

• Critical thinking skills.

• Strong organisational, communication, coordination, and meeting facilitation skills.

• Independent, self-motivated, organized, able to multi-task in project environments and skilled in communication and collaboration.

• Team player prepared to work in and embrace a team-based culture that relies on collaboration for effective decision-making.

Benefits of working with Independent Solutions

Benefit from Independent Solutions ethical principles!

We look after our team, we know the business, we have been working in the sector >20 years.  We are not a recruitment agency

While placed on client sites you will be an integral part of our team, gaining support and  access to the knowledge and experience of our cross functional LifeScience team

We offer attractive rates – competitive margins compared to our competitors.

Payment on time and in full

We continue to partner and grow our client base and thereby ensure that we have continuous supply of High-Value Projects

We work for you !

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