May 28, 2022

Job Description

10 million doses, this is what the Huningue Biotechnology Center produces every year, which is a reference center in the production of bio-drugs, clinical and commercial, by growing mammalian cells.
"Quality and safety depend of course on our high-tech equipment, but they also and above all come from our teams, who bring innovation and improvement for the patient," explains Paula Rosa, site manager.

Come and join a committed team of 700 people, in a motivating environment.

Your responsibilities:
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•The knowledge management for Upstream part of biotechnological manufacturing process, for the site and across Novartis network and with partners outside of Novartis.
•The technical survey of the manufacturing processes implemented on site to identify bottlenecking and improvements.
•The implementation and adjustment of the control strategy of the manufacturing processes
•The projects management to implement new technologies and manufacturing process improvement at manufacturing scale
•The trouble shooting in support to the production units regarding manufacturing process drift
•The scientifical and technical support to product registration, health authorities request and audits

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis s'engage à créer un environnement de travail exceptionnel et inclusif, ainsi qu'une équipe diversifiée, représentative des patients et des communautés que nous servons.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
•Strong and agile communication skills, you will act as the advocate for your project(s) and you will represent Huningue’s MS&T department in either local or global project teams or relevant product boards.
•Solid Knowledge in biological drug substance manufacturing
•Lead Project teams, considering product environment constraints (e.g., business continuity, planning). Ensure appropriate stakeholder engagement and support, and clearly communicate on progress and issues, presenting technical analytical data clearly and concisely.
•Experienced in project and stakeholder management is desirable.
•GMP knowledge and understanding is desirable.

Desirable requirements:
•PhD with 5 years of professional experience in process development or commercial manufacturing in pharmaceutical industry.
•Languages: English (fluent or professional proficiency), French (at least basic level with willingness to learn

You’ll receive:
•A competitive salary
•An annual bonus
•A focus on your career development
•Access to our Quality of Life at work programme
•Flexible working
•Advanced social coverage for you and your loved ones
•27 days of paid leave & 14 days of RTT per year
•Various employee recognition programs

Why consider Novartis?

799 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2019. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?
We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

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