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Senior QA Validation Engineer

  • Location

    Dundalk, Ireland

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to €75,000

  • Contact:

    Ellen Hickey

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Hamlyn Williams have partnered with a global biotechnology company to assist them in hiring a Senior QA Validation Engineer to join their site in Ireland. The site has received over €325 million worth of investment in the last 2 years, hence there are plenty of new projects and opportunities for accelerated growth within the organization.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Leading a team of 4-5 engineers and using your expert validation and quality knowledge to guide and advise them.
  • Lead the Validation Review Board; providing quality leadership for key functional areas including Supply Chain, QC, Engineering and CSV.
  • Actively participate in the New Product Introduction and Tech Transfers.
  • Review QA related activities in regards to facility, equipment and utility.
  • Ensuring all approvals of qualification/validation documents conform to SOPs.
  • Be the lead representative for internal and external audits.

Required Experience:

  • 10+ years’ experience working in a GMP environment.
  • Previous experience leading a small validation team.
  • Hands on experience with New Product Introduction and Tech Transfers.
  • Wider validation knowledge including; method, shipping, cleaning, process and CSV.
  • Strong understanding of change control, non-conformance and corrective and preventative measures.
  • Greenfield experience is desirable not essential.

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Ellen Hickey

Contact: +44 203 545 1112 or email

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