Posted to MedZilla on 12/14/2019


United States, Validation Specialist EN_HC_13473-MZ


The nature of the position will be that of a primary resource for the development, execution, review and approval of equipment and software validations, including: computerized laboratory systems, system life cycle documentation (covering validation plans, design specifications, requirement specifications, etc.), change controls and decommissioning reports in accordance with 21 CFR Pt. 11 and GAMP5.


  • Monitor equipment and software processes for adherence to established procedures and regulatory compliance.
  • Provide guidance for equipment and software-related issues.
  • Write, execute, review, or approve equipment and software validations (IQ, OQ, PQ).
  • Write, execute, review, or approve change controls.
  • Write, review, or approve periodic reviews.
  • Stay current with changes to GXP, including FDA and EU and other regulatory bodies as well as guidance documents (i.e.: ICH, ISPE, GAMP, ISO, etc.).
  • Interact frequently with laboratory/manufacturing/facility/Quality staff to provide expertise on equipment/software validations. Address conditions/practices with appropriate personnel, reports findings to QA Management.
  • Issues, reviews, or approves document change requests.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives, and project teams.
  • Performs other duties as required.

 Skills and Requirements:

  • Knowledge of 21 CFR Part 11 and ISPE GAMP5 required.
  • Knowledge of cGMP requirements, PTC guidelines and ISO17205 is strongly preferred.
  • Ability to accomplish the described duties using appropriate computer equipment and software (Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access).
  • Ability to accurately and reproducibly perform arithmetic, algebraic and geometric calculations.
  • Ability to record data accurately and legibly.
  • Ability to use judgment as dictated by the complexity of the situation.
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal or demonstrated instructions.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and to exhibit effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to receive, comprehend and to effectively communicate detailed information through verbal and written communication.

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