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  • Location: Worthing, West Sussex, England
  • Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Quality
  • Contact: Adrienn Prezenszki
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-07-26
  • Job Ref: V-46885-1
Are you experienced in validating computer systems in a GMP environment or a Life Science/Computer Science graduate with some technical experience who is looking to specialize in computer systems validation? This is a great opportunity to join a biopharmaceutical company in Worthing as a Validation Technician on a permanent basis. The ideal candidate has a scientific or technical degree together with experience in validating computer systems (ERP, LIMS system or others) or equipment in a GMP environment according to GAMP 5. The company also considers graduates with a Life Science or Computer Science degree who is looking to specialize in validating computer systems.
This role ideally be full – time Monday to Friday with flexibility on starting and finish times. There is a mixed pattern working from home and the office, but this role will ultimately be based on site to allow smoother workflow. There is a competitive salary plus benefits, which will be discussed on application.
The Role
Based in a team of 7, you will be responsible for managing the validation aspects of projects including scheduling work, agree timeline and liaise with other departments. You will schedule and ensure computer systems (ERP system) is validated and qualified for its intended use and own part of the requalification schedule. You will generate validation documents prior to executing according to SOP’s and execute test protocols according to set timelines.
You will provide validation support and input to projects and site-specific meetings as required and mentor junior members of the team.  Working in a fast-paced, highly process-driven sterile manufacturing environment, you will encounter a range of technical challenges and opportunities to collaborate with scientific, engineering, quality, and production teams.
  • 25 days' holiday
  • Stakeholder pension plan
  • Life insurance, long term disability and BUPA medical plan schemes
  • Discretionary, non-contractual annual bonus
  • Commutable by car with free parking, and within walking distance of train station / bus routes
  • Childcare voucher scheme
The successful candidate will be a conscientious, attentive individual with experience in GMP from a role in ideally Computer Systems Validation (ERP system or other systems) according to GAMP 5, QC, QA, Production, Engineering, or IT Testing, ideally from the pharmaceutical industry. You will ideally have a degree (or similar) in a scientific or engineering discipline. You must have a good understanding of manufacturing processes, laboratory equipment and computer systems.  You must be able to demonstrate reviewing documents and data, writing quality reports as well as ensuring the meticulous checking and qualification of equipment or computer systems. You will need excellent communication and team working skills, with the ability to handle your own workload, organize your own time and follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).