Associate Director, Quality Systems Network

Jersey City, NJ, United States
Sep 18, 2020
Quality, Quality Control
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.


The incumbent will support ExM Quality to execute on ExM Quality Strategy by driving continuous improvement efforts, and building, fostering network interconnectivity. Specifically: 1) Fostering a solid network connectivity with Internal Manufacturing Quality, AS&T, RCEE, GQ, QPLs, ExM Operations. 2) Work closely with ExM Quality departments to ensure the complete voice of organization is represented at GQ and ExM fora. 3) Create a center of excellence mindset and to leverage global capabilities. 4) Facilitate, or lead cross functional, multi-disciplinary teams for continuous improvement initiatives. 5) Own the IT, digital, and analytics strategy and tools for ExM Quality. 6) Support the Sr. Director of Quality Systems and Network in any activity associated to Financial Controls.


  • 7+ Years of Experience
  • BS in a science or engineering discipline, preferably in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or Pharmacy.
  • Direct experience in Quality labs or operations.
  • Fundamental understanding of drug product development, commercialization, and manufacturing, testing, and control strategy.
  • Solid understanding of Biologics and non-sterile manufacturing operations. Fully understand control strategy and regulations that underpin them.
  • Understanding of cGMP requirements, Quality Systems, and Quality Risk Management approaches (ICH, CFR, PIC/S, EU, etc.) and ability to apply these principles.
  • Effective at cross-functional engagement with both internal and external partners (e.g. manufacturing operations) to drive Quality improvement initiatives.
  • Expert in developing presentations to facilitate meaningful discussions, with clearly communicated analysis, findings, and impact.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate in an impactful manner to management, the department, and the broader organization.
  • Mentor and coach to team members within and outside of ExM Quality.
  • Create a culture that values strong inter-connectivity across organizations.
  • Must be skilled in strategic thinking, managing through systems, innovation management, and negotiation

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

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 with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.