Bristol Myers Squibb Company

QC Planner

Location
Devens, MA, United States
Posted
Aug 23, 2020
Ref
R1525449
Discipline
Quality, Quality Control
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Summary:

Coordinate and provide oversight for quality metrics, capacity planning, and test planning of QC demand for Quality Assurance/Quality Control Operations.

Responsibilities:
  • Partner with Quality for department capacity planning, electronic time capture (eTime).
  • Gather and analyze metrics for Quality department to support governance forums (quality council, investigation review board, Tier boards, etc.).
  • Provides oversight to QC lab samples to ensure adherence to testing is completed on-time to meet customer needs.
  • Resolves Capacity issues (minor equipment and labor issues) in QC Operations scheduling based on the consolidated Stability, Supply and Production scheduling priorities & updates the schedule accordingly
  • Develops priority lists based on demand requirements, taking in account products in re-analysis, analytical methods, QC labor and equipment constraints
  • Provides customer updates on testing status, in accordance with the QC lab.
  • Evaluates impact of schedule changes, and communicates to stakeholders.
  • Coordinates and facilitates activities that lead to test completion and QA disposition completion, in partnership with QC lab.
  • Monitor the performance metrics for the assigned products (i.e. quality attainment). Pro-actively suggests opportunities for improvement.


Knowledge and Skill:

• Bachelor's Degree and 3+ years of experience in a biopharmaceutical GLP or GMP environment
• Basic knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
• Must have strong organizational skills and the ability to work as part of a cross functional team.
• Ability to prioritize objectives from multiple projects, adhere to scheduled timelines while maintaining flexibility and attention to detail.
• 2+ years of work-related experience in production planning, and/or in quality control/quality assurance, and/or in project management is preferred.
• Proficient in common computer software applications, experience with LIMS and ELN computer applications is preferred.
• Professional (APICS) certification (CPIM, CPM or CIRM) is preferred.

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.