QA Validation Specialist

Location
Rensselaer, New York
Posted
Apr 19, 2018
Ref
12128BR
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Validate/qualify equipment, systems, and processes in accordance with regulatory requirements and support, follow and implement company manufacturing standards policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Generates, executes and/or reviews master and completed qualification and validation protocols, summary reports and associated data for conformance to regulations, SOPs, specifications and other applicable acceptance criteria.
• Analyzes the results of testing and determines the acceptability of results against pre-determined criteria.
• Investigates and troubleshoots problems which occur and determines solutions or recommendations for changes and/or improvements.
• Reviews, edits and approves deviation notifications, deviation investigations, and corrective actions.
• Reviews, edits and approves change controls, SOPs, reports and other documentation.
• Coordinates with other departments or outside contractors/vendors to complete validation tasks.
• Trains/advises less experienced Specialists.
• Manages projects and prepares status reports.
• May be required to oversee contingent workers.
• Other duties assigned by management.

Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
• Ability to maintain integrity and honesty at all times.
• Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
• Ability to communicate with transparency.
• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance.
• Demonstrate respectful behavior at all times.
• Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
• Gathers and organizes information.
• Meets commitments on time.
• Follows directions; performs well-defined tasks.
• Effective time management skills.
• Seeks to identify continuous improvement needs.
Education and Experience:
• BS/BA in Engineering, Chemistry, or Life Sciences with minimum 1 year of GMP experience within the field preferred; may substitute relevant experience for education.

**Level will be determined based upon experience**

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Requisition Number: 12128BR