Validation Specialist - Biologics

Job Title: Validation Specialist - Biologics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
REF: 123338
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

QA Validation Specialist - Biologics

My client a leading Multinational Pharmaceutical company now require a QA Validation Specialist - Biologics MES to join their expanding team.

The QA Validation Specialist - Biologics is responsible for the coordination of validation activities principally related to a Biologics facility and ensuring compliance with current regulatory requirements. The Validation Specialist will have specific and varying duties as assigned by the Quality Systems and Compliance Manager

This is a permanent role based in Dublin.

Responsibilities of QA Validation Specialist - Biologics

? Provide validation expertise in the Production area ensuring compliance with current industry regulations, guidelines and trends.
? Coordinate execution of validation activities including the following:
? Qualification of premises, equipment and utilities.
? Including aseptic processing systems oversight (media fill, VHP validation, Environmental Monitoring)
? Computer system qualification.
? Laboratory equipment validation.
? Process validation and cleaning validation.
? Participate in cross functional project teams and assist in determining project schedules and appropriate levels of validation.
? Provide validation position on related topics and strategy and prioritise qualification activities in line with the project schedules.
? Responsible for preparation, review and approval of validation protocols, reports, procedures, deviations, change controls and other related documents to ensure compliance to internal procedures and regulatory requirements.
? Act as a subject matter expert in process validation which will be performed against global corporate SOP/HPRA /FDA/EMEA requirements.
? Execute and document process risk assessment / failure mode and effects analysis.
? Ensure GMP compliance for validation deliverables related to site and capital projects (Compliance, Improvement, Technology Transfers, etc.) including requirements definition, specification, qualification, process validation and change management.
? Provide validation expertise and support for the development (or modification phases) of manufacturing facility, equipment/systems, Material Qualification, Process Validation and Automated System and Computerized System.
? Approve and support the definition of the process development strategies and ensure linkage with PPQ strategy deployment.
? Provide support during internal and agency inspections, Annual Product Quality Review and performing quality assessment for engineering changes.
? Prepare and maintain Validation Master Plans.
? Participate in other projects as directed by the Quality Systems & Compliance Manager.

Requirements of QA Validation Specialist - Biologics

? 7 years working within quality in the pharmaceutical industry.
? A minimum of 4 years validation experience.
? Experience of sterile manufacture is essential.
? Experience of biologics manufacture is desirable.
? Experience working with ATMP is desirable.

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