Sep 19, 2023

Job Description

We are Sandoz Global organization, responsible for development & delivery of high quality
2023 will see Sandoz become a standalone organization! As a global market leader in Generics and Biosimilar medicine, Sandoz is stepping forward from a position of strength! Those joining Sandoz in the coming months will help shape the future of the company, it’s growth, innovation, culture and how Sandoz impacts the lives of millions. These will be careers with genuine impact! This is one such role!

Are you ready to make a difference?

Job Summary:

Aseptic Products Ljubljana provides advanced pharmaceutical products to patients around the world. We are looking for several colleagues to join our motivated team as QA Operations Specialist I in the Aseptic Products Manufacturing Unit in the areas of Process, Product, Equipment, HVAC Systems, and Utilities.

Your Key Responsibilities
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Working with regular sterile product manufacturing to:
- developing, implementing, and ensuring compliance with the quality system of regular processes and products for the market,
- developing, implementing, and ensuring quality system compliance in the control of equipment/systems to ensure adequate air and utilities in production areas.
• Participation in highly professional project teams and cross-functional teams in:
- introduction of new technologies, equipment, process optimization and upgrades,
- transferring new biosimilar products into production,
- implementation of projects in the context of regular production and
- the implementation of strategic projects.
• Review and approval of technical and engineering documentation.
• Preparation and management of inspections.
• Conducting internal quality system audits, change management, and approving annual quality reviews of products, processes, and systems.
• Approving the deviations and complaints investigations as well as helping to find the root cause/reasons for deviations in the process.
• Providing training on good pharmaceutical practice.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

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

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

• A university degree in a relevant science discipline (pharmacy, chemistry, chemical engineering, chemical technology and other life sciences) or
a university degree in a technical discipline (mechanical, electrical, other technical sciences), especially for quality assurance tasks for equipment, air conditioning systems, and media
• Active knowledge of English.
• Preferably work experience in manufacturing, development, or other quality-related professional experience.
• Desire for new skills and personal development.


Possible job locations: Slovenia, Ljubljana.

We offer permanent employment , with 6 months probation period.

You are kindly invited to submit your application in English, including your CV by 3.10.2023.

Why Sandoz?
500 million patients were touched by Sandoz generic and biosimilar medicines in 2021 and while we’re proud of this, we know there is more we could do to continue to help pioneer access to medicines for people around the world.

How will we do this? 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 achieve here at Sandoz!

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QA Operations Specialist I (m/f/d)

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