Jan 19, 2022

Job Description

Expert Science & Technology (m/f/d), TR&D GDD/ Analytical Operations, Schaftenau, Austria

Novartis invests $9.1bn in R&D, we are committed to clinical development.

$9.1bn! This is the amount of money, Novartis invests in R&D. We are committed to clinical development!
If this sounds interesting for you, then come and join us in our efforts to develop new medicaments to save the lives of people around the globe.

Your key responsibilities:

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Independent planning, conducting and coordination of qualification and validation activities according to current GMP regulations in the laboratory
• Writing of test plans and reports regarding qualification (DQ, IQ, OQ, PQ)
• Coordination of external suppliers and technicians regarding qualification activities
• Critically evaluate results, draw relevant conclusions, and handle upcoming deviations
• Write technical protocols, scientific development reports or lab procedures based on templates or SOPs
• Contribute to development and implementation of new technologies
• Take part in different project activities, and contribute to overall strategies and goals within a project team and take part in global project teams

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• University degree (e.g., Master Chemistry, Pharmacy, and Biotechnology), preferably with 1 year of work-related industrial experience or at least 4 years of work experience in a GMP area
• Thorough understanding of analytical techniques, e.g., HPLC, CE and protein chemistry
• Experience in qualification of equipment in a GMP environment
• Experience within biologics drug product development beneficial
• Experience in software validation beneficial
• Very strong communication skills in English, German would be beneficial

Desirable requirements:
• Experience with working in a matrix organization

Why Novartis?

769 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2020, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity, and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

In addition to a market-competitive base salary, we offer an attractive incentive program, a modern company pension scheme, childcare facilities, learning and development options as well as worldwide career opportunities within the Novartis group. In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position, the minimum salary is € 47.455,52 /year (on a full-time basis). We also offer a potential market oriented excess payment in line with your experience and qualifications.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.
Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, color, race, sexual orientation, nationality, or disability.

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Global Drug Development
Research & Development
Full Time
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Expert Science & Technology (m/f/d)

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