Specialist II, QA (Quality Engineering)

CSL Behring
Holly Springs, North Carolina
Oct 05, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

Job Purpose

The incumbent will be a member of the QA-Engineering team at the Holly Springs Influenza Vaccine manufacturing facility, supporting QC/Bulk and/or Fill-Finish Operations. 

The QA-Engineering Specialist applies Seqirus quality principles related to equipment qualification, method validation, process validation, Cleaning validation, shipping validation, and technology transfers.  Utilizes integrated commissioning and qualification principles to ensure compliance of equipment and system qualification.  Supports the development and maintenance of quality procedures and systems related to Quality Assurance oversight.  Provides technical support for the US FCC site in all cGMP compliance related matters, including assurance that all aspects comply with cGMPs, legal, and regulatory requirements.

Major Accountabilities:
  • Ensures that qualification, validation, and technical protocols, and reports comply with site SOPs. Provides review and approval of related documents.             
  • Provides QA oversight to equipment qualification, technical transfers, process, method, cleaning and computer system validation including revalidation and re-evaluation.   
  • Provides validation documentation lifecycle oversight.
  • Ensures technical transfer plans and validation plans adhere to Seqirus standards.
  • Utilizes data analysis skills and statistical tools to interpret results in support of acceptance criteria and regulatory requirements
  • Interfaces with customers and partners on quality related issues, participates as the QA representative on multi-functional continuous improvement teams, and ensures efficient and timely project support.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering discipline preferred or equivalent experience in biotech or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Quality Assurance and/or in a GMP regulated environment within the pharmaceutical industry or equivalent.