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(Senior) Validation Engineer*
St. Gallen, Switzerland

Unlimited contract



SCHOTT Pharma designs solutions grounded in science to ensure that medications are safe and easy to use for people around the world – because human health matters. The portfolio comprises drug containment and delivery solutions for injectable drugs ranging from prefillable glass and polymer syringes, to cartridges, vials, and ampoules. Every day, a team of around 4,700 people from over 65 nations works at SCHOTT Pharma to contribute to global healthcare.
Become our (Senior) Validation Engineer* within our R&D and Global Engineering division at SCHOTT Pharma. This position will be located at our site in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Travelling to global production sites will be project-specific and around 10%.

Your Contribution
You develop the qualification and validation strategy for local and global (=international) projects and consult the whole organization on the subject of qualification and validation
You are accountable for planning and execution of qualification & validation activities (including project management and coordination) within global development and CAPEX-projects worldwide.
You perform and moderate risk analysis (e.g. GMP-RA, FMEA) according to specifications and standards
You create, review and update qualification & validation documents (e.g. plan, test plan, protocol, report)
You actively shape the continuous development of qualification and validation and thereby support the growth of SCHOTT Pharma

Your Qualifications
University degree in engineering, computer science, life sciences or comparable education including advanced training
Practical work experience (> 3 years) in qualification and/or validation in a regulated environment (pharmaceutical industry desirable) with appropriate mindset
Solid knowledge of GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice), data integrity, GAMP, 21 CFR Part 11, EU-GMP Annex 11, and good documentation practice
Good technical understanding and analytical skills; experience in technical writing is a plus
Intercultural openness, good communication skills and an entrepreneurial and structured way of working

SCHOTT’s openness to promote your further development is just as great as our additional benefits. Ranging from active health management via flexible working hours all the way to corporate pension plans: everything geared to suit your goals and needs.
Discover a special corporate culture where everyone has the opportunity to develop their entire potential.
At SCHOTT, you can expect a unique corporate culture where we emphasize equity, diversity, and inclusion. We know: motivated and committed employees are the precondition for the success of our company.

International assignments
Access to public transportation
Flexible working hours

Please feel free to contact us
We’re looking forward to your application

SCHOTT Pharma Schweiz AG
Kristina Ettemeyer



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