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Principal Technology Transfer Specialist (Vaccines) Job

Date: Nov 21, 2017

Location: Cork, IE

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: ENG003333

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


 


This position will provide expert technical support to the Vaccines IPT to support the Technology Transfer Team in the scale-up of new processes for Vaccines IPT manufacture meeting the MSD Priorities of: Compliance, Supply, HPO, Strategy and Profit Plan.

The Priniciple Technical Specialist will be required to collaborate, coach and facilitate running of activities (e.g. design and qualification of Single Use components) in the Vaccines IPT value stream for all Technology Transfer of processes to ensure the effective and efficient on-time delivery of milestones for Vaccines IPT.

This requires the delivery of technical & engineering excellence to deliver all components of a stable process, supported by a flexible, collaborative, multi-skilled teamwork environment.

Qualifications

• Masters in a Science or Engineering discipline (preferably Biotechnology).
• Preference for Lean Six Sigma qualification or experience of application of Lean principles
• Project management qualification such as, Project Management Professional is desirable
• Evidence of Continuous Professional Development

Experience

• > 5 years’ experience in a leadership role in a manufacturing environment
• Demonstrated knowledge in pharmaceutical / biopharmaceutical technical / manufacturing operations, with experience of successfully delivering a significant process / technical project.
• Knowledge of Regulations and applicable standards for Quality, Safety, Regulatory

Skill Set

• Demonstrated knowledge in more than one pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical operation (e.g. manufacturing, technology, validation, engineering, quality, analytical.).
• Demonstrated knowledge of Technology Transfer within Biopharmacetical industry (process or analytical)
• Demonstrated successes in a team environment, such as project teams, Six Sigma team, PITs etc.
• Demonstrated high level of problem solving.
• Demonstrated capability to deliver results RFT, in a FDA / HPRA Regulated production environment.
• Demonstrated leadership, including change management skills with a continuous improvement focus


 


 


Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.


 


 


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