QA Team Lead (Microbial)

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

We are looking for a talented, motivated Senior Expert to participate the QA Microbial leadership team in Visp. In this role you will develop and mentor Project QA Manager and Batch Record Reviewer, you will supervise QA capacity planning and own the design of your process landscape. Embedded in the breathtaking nature we will offer a great place to work in a growing  manufacturing site in Visp (VS). Working nearby the urban centers and living in the beautiful landscape will allow you to open your mind and to strengthen your personal development. Inspired by the team and your interfaces you will Influence and support continuous improvement and simplification.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership, empowerment of employees,

  • Responsible for coordination and development of the QA Team

  • Accountable for  quality requirements for manufacturing processes and ensures that manufactured products comply with national and international requirements and cGMP standards over their entire life cycle.

  • Responsible for batch release and accountable for the quality of all related records (deviation, Investigation, CAPA).

  • QA oversight for the dedicated manufacturing asset

Key requirements:

  • Degree (BSc, MSc, equivalent) in natural science

  • Multi years of experience as QA Ops in pharmaceutical industry

  • Provable leadership skills

  • Experience in Class A and continuous improvement

  • Strong individual contributor and decision maker

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R29812