Sr. Manager, Quality Systems

Seattle, WA, United States
Jun 08, 2021
Quality, Quality Control
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
This position performs a wide variety of activities to ensure compliance with applicable GxP and other regulatory requirements.

Good things are happening at Omeros!

Come work with our Quality Team!

Who is Omeros?

Omeros is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing small-molecule and protein therapeutics for large-market and orphan indications targeting inflammation, complement-mediated diseases, disorders of the central nervous system and immune-related diseases, including cancers. In addition to its commercial product OMIDRIA (phenylephrine and ketorolac intraocular solution) 1%/0.3%, Omeros has multiple phase 3 and phase 2 clinical-stage development programs focused on complement-mediated disorders and substance abuse. Omeros also has a diverse group of preclinical programs including GPR174, a novel target in immuno-oncology that modulates a new cancer immunity axis recently discovered by Omeros. Small-molecule inhibitors of GPR174 are part of Omeros' proprietary G proteincoupled receptor (GPCR) platform through which it controls 54 new GPCR drug targets and their corresponding compounds. The company also exclusively possesses a novel antibody-generating platform.

What are your job responsibilities?

  • Provide support to the current Quality Systems for GxP activities
  • Ensure that the changes related to manufacturing are evaluated and implemented to meet GMP and internal standards
  • Manage the supplier/vendor qualification systems in support of GMP activities.
  • Manage internal and external Deviation/CAPA system
  • Provide QA support for validations including reviewing protocols and reports
  • Provide support in eview of specification and test methods
  • Oversee annual quality management review
  • Ensure compliance with training, doc management, plus preparation and review of Standard Operating Procedures
  • University degree in science and over 7 years of experience in pharmaceutical/ biotech Quality Assurance
  • In-depth knowledge of quality systems and how quality systems are designed and operated to satisfy regulatory requirements
  • Working knowledge and experience with GxP regulations as well as industry standards (USP, Ph. Eur., ICH, FDA, EU guidance
  • Experience in change control, deviation management, and supplier/vendor qualification
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of computer applications including word processing, spreadsheet, database management, and presentation software and internet search engines
  • Excellent written and verbal skills required
  • Must have the ability to build and maintain positive relationships with management, peers, and subordinates
  • Must display strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and able to function effectively within team
  • Attention to detail required
  • Occasional overnight travel is required
  • May frequently be performing repetitive movements such as typing on a keypad or using a mouse
  • May climb, bend, reach, push, pull, balance, stoop, kneel, or crouch
  • On occasion must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
If you have the skills, knowledge and experience we are seeking, we'd love to hear from you!

Omeros is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes.

It is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation to anyone with a disability who needs assistance completing the job application process. If you need assistance, you can either send an e-mail to or contact Omeros, asking for Human Resources, at (206) 676-5000.