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.
The site in Visp, Switzerland is growing and for our Biologics organization, we are seeking a Team Lead CSV Biologics (m/f/d) who will lead a team of CSV engineers on several projects. As a member of the lead team you are responsible for the excellence of the CSV aspects within your area. Become part of this exciting opportunity and apply now.
Managing a team of CSV (Computerized System Validation) experts with full responsibility for all aspects of human resource management such as qualification, development, coaching, hiring, pay decisions and discipline issues, in alignment with the head of CQV biologics
Setting up and managing a local group of CSV experts on CSV activities linked to the biologics facilities and providing support to the future operations user during initial and periodic validation
Working with your team in capital investment projects and strengthening the respective operations teams with expert knowledge on CSV
Participating in planning the CSV activities to be sure that correct operations and resources are included for each (project) step. Facilitator of all key stakeholders during the CSV activities
Securing operations input to CSV (gate keeper), definition and standardization of CSV approach
Creating and managing a trust with suppliers, which will support CSV operations
Support the implementation of LONZA culture via openness for change and new ideas, cooperative teamwork and continuous improvement – even outside the own area of responsibility
Bachelor / Master / Diploma from a technical school (HF) / university of applied sciences (FH) or university in a technical field
Extensive experience in the area of Computerized System Validation (CSV) in a biotech related environment
Depth understanding of bioprocesses, GMP and biopharma productions computerized system
Strong experience in DeltaV, KNEAT and project management
Strong leadership skills (strong team orientation) and ability to communicate internally and externally at higher levels, strong business understanding
Fluent in English, German language skills are advantageous
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.