quality assurance specialist // johnson & johnson in bern

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Caring for the world, one person at a time. inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 265 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

Janssen Vaccines in Bern (Switzerland) belongs to the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Janssen is an organization of over 30,000 professionals working passionately to prevent, treat, cure and stop some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. In Bern, about 300 people of over 20 nationalities work together with the wider Janssen organization and partners on the development, manufacturing and analytical testing of novel vaccines and bacteria-based pharmaceutical products. We are committed to bring meaningful innovation to global health by combating major threats to the health of people worldwide.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the GMP-compliant production of active ingredients and drugs for clinical trials and market launch
  • Ensure that deliverables assigned to Product Quality team as part of projects are successfully achieved on time
  • Support GMP readiness team in ensuring GMP readiness for NPI projects
  • Support the execution of Health and non-health authorities' inspections on site
  • Ensuring the quality of purchased raw materials and production materials (material qualification)
  • Verification and release of master batch records and executable batch records
  • Review and approval of non-conformances, CAPAs, and Change Controls
  • Ensure the relevancy and effectiveness of corrective and preventive actions
  • Contact person for production, development and quality control for all QA related topics
  • Review and approval of SOPs, work instructions and risk assessments
  • Support for risk management at the site


Who we are looking for:

  • University degree in pharmacy, natural science, medicine, or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of working experience in a GMP related environment, preferable in Quality
  • Good leadership capabilities
  • Good communication skills in German and English language
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse and changing environment
  • Flexibility, accuracy and reliability
  • Ability to prioritize and to continuously review priorities

This role based in Bern, Switzerland will initially be limited to 12 months with the opportunity to extend long-term. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!