Posted to MedZilla on 4/28/2017


Switzerland, Quality Assurance Specialist QA_BK_11529-MZ


A global biotechnology company is currently looking for a Quality Specialist to take charge of the QA interface with manufacturing and testing partners for assigned products/projects by ensuring the quality of product/process transfers, validations, issues investigations, tracking and resolution in a timely manner as well as process improvements. The position is full time and based in Switzerland.


  • Manage the QA interface with manufacturing and testing partners for clinical and commercial products, ensure quality issues are appropriately investigated, tracked and resolved in a timely manner
  • Ensure appropriate corrective and preventive actions are defined, implemented and their efficacy is evaluated
  • Provide technical support for the manufacture of products at Contract Manufacturer Organisations (CMOs)
  • Ensure that the CMO maintains quality systems that are in a state of compliance
  • Participate in regulatory inspections and support regulatory inspections at CMOs. Perform risk assessment as preventive measure or in response to product/quality system failures, investigations and regulatory inspections. Coordinate of preparation and review of domestic and international regulatory filings
  • Participate in the preparation of the annual product review, Responsible for the quality aspects related to the transfer or set-up of drug products processes to CMOs, including but not limited to risk assessment, validation protocol and report review and approval, defining and following up on quality and performance indicators.


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree, Master degree preferred, in a scientific topic (Pharma, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry etc.)
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in similar position in pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries
  • Relevant experience in either manufacturing (packaging), development, quality or regulatory;
  • Understanding of cGXPs, quality systems and regulations (FDA and EU)

This is an excellent position for a Quality Specialist who would like to develop further experience in biological medication. Candidates from EU region are welcome

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