Posted to MedZilla on 11/24/2017


Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MN, Quality Assurance Specialist II - 2nd or 3rd Shift 1701418-MZ


 
 

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Quality Assurance Specialist II in our Brooklyn Park, Minnesota office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Quality Assurance Specialist II working on the Quality team, you will be empowered to identify and propose system improvements, and a typical day will include:
  • Performing Quality Assurance activities associated with commercial cGMP biologics drug substance manufacture at the Brooklyn Park site of Takeda. Second Shift work hours are 2:30pm -11:00pm. Third Shift hours are 11:00pm - 7:30am.
  • Reviewing batch records and associated documentation in support of timely commercial drug substance batch disposition.
  • Assisting site personnel with deviation investigations, CAPAs and change controls.
ACCOUNTABILITIES:
This position is focused primarily on providing support and guidance on non-complex and routine quality-related issues.

This individual:
  • Performs thorough documentation review, with a high attention to detail, using working knowledge of quality concepts and internal procedures and controls.
  • Supports GMP compliance with time spent in the Manufacturing environment on a regular basis.
  • Analyzes and interprets projects, studies, or investigations to determine next steps in consultation with Supervisor. Makes basic decisions independently. Reviews more complex decisions with management.
  • Assesses deviations assigned a direct root cause, defined CAPAs, and entry-level change controls.
  • Revises department-specific controlled documents, independently.
  • Participates in required training and keeps training files current.
  • Identifies and proposes Quality Process and system improvements.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

BA/BS (or Master's) in any Life Science discipline preferred, and/or 3-5 years experience in Regulated (food, medical device, or pharma/biotech) industry.

  • Understands and applies good working knowledge of quality and GMP principles.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and in a timely fashion.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment to accomplish goals.
  • Must display eagerness to learn and continuously improve.
  • Positive work attitude that supports teamwork and continuous improvement.
  • Must have the following personal attributes: integrity and trust, work ethic, sound judgment, intellectual honesty, pragmatism, courage and conviction.

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Willingness to travel to various meetings or client sites, including overnight trips
  • Requires approximately 0-5% travel

WHAT TAKEDA CAN OFFER YOU:

To further support and inspire our employees, our benefits include:
  • Company-paid volunteer days
  • Company match of charitable contributions
  • 401(k) with company match, and annual retirement contribution plan
  • Adoption assistance and tuition reimbursement program



Empowering Our People to Shine

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Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visithttp://www.takeda.us/careers/EEO_Policy_Statement.aspx

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