Compliance Engineer

Switzerland, Stein

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.

For Drug Product Services (DPS), our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch, located in Stein, Switzerland we have an exciting opportunity. Become part of a group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and be responsible to provide quality oversight to commercial testing activities by applying for the position as Compliance Engineer.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create, review and approve SOPs, GMP and qualification documents

  • Support supplier qualification and review

  • Communicate with internal Quality Assurance inspection team

  • Organize SME appointments for special requests

  • In charge of CAPA and change management activities such as documentation review and re-qualification activities

  • Define and assess GMP activities as GMP SME

  • Represent and support Head of Engineering

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master (Technician School, University for Applied Science, Technical University) in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences or related field

  • Significant working experience in Quality Assurance or compliance in the  pharmaceutical industry

  • Good working knowledge in EU and US GMP regulations relevant for audit/inspections, qualification/validation, compliance systems

  • Comprehension for business and finance processes

  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills

  • Ability to work flexible both independently and in a team environment

  • Highly organized with fast comprehension and understanding of complex matters

  • Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English and German

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: R43403