Johnson & Johnson Careers

Staff Engineer

Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905759638W

“Caring for the world … one person at a time” inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that is anchored in the internationally applicable Credo. 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 260 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

As a Technical Operations Staff Engineer Validation you will be responsible for the End to End of Drug product manufacturing processes of commercial products for non-biologic and biologic parenteral liquids, suspensions and lyophilized products at the Schaffhausen Fill Finish site as Local Technical Owner (LTO).

You will be the site Technical Operations representative on multi-functional teams leading the responsibility for the reliability of product processes for the Janssen Supply Chain. You will provide the following:

  • Technical support and leadership as LTO end to end responsibility in Life cycle management for the Schaffhausen site
  • Enhance reliability, compliance & efficiency of product value chains end to end
  • Integrate Manufacturing Operations and Pharmaceutical Development in partnership with Product and Customer Management

Principal responsibilities:

  • Local Technical Owner for specific product End to End
  • Validation of Manufacturing Processes and Monitoring (Aseptic process simulation, Product process, Cleaning)
  • Owner of several Parenterals key competencies as a Key Subject Matter Expert
  • Active participation in inspections as a Key Subject Matter expert/LTO
  • Validation of Automated Optical Inspection for specific products
  • Implement Innovation/ Quality/Cost Improvement Changes
  • Provide Technical Assessments to Change Controls/CAPA’s and Deviations
  • Investigation lead for product process Investigation, owning key product competency
  • Own and Coordinate Validation/Monitoring/Investigation Activities with Internal Partners
  • Maintain excellent partnership with all business partners 

  • You have a University/Master Degree in Chemistry or Pharmacy or Equivalent;
  •  You have at least 5+ years related experience in the pharmaceutical sector overall with past proven field experience in several of the following areas:
  • Experience in Parenteral Manufacturing Process, Aseptic process simulation, Cleaning Requirements/Techniques and or Optical Inspection/Container Closure Integrity
  • Experience in Leading GMP Investigations
  • Ability to operate in a complex global matrix organization with multiple partners
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Compliance cGMP and EH&S
  • Project Management
  • Strong decision making and problem solving competencies
  • Ability to effectively represent Technical Operations in multi-functional and cross-sites teams
  • Fluent in both English and German
  • Flexible, motivated and innovative teammate
  • You are open to new ideas and you are driving innovation
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Fluent in both German and English

We are offering a multifaceted challenge in a dynamic, international environment with attractive terms and career opportunities as well as a good infrastructure at the Janssen site Schaffhausen.

Primary Location
Cilag AG (8562)
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