Specialist 3, Technical Compliance, QA
Singapore, Tuas Singapore

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.

Did you know that we are the 1st biologics contract manufacturer in Singapore? We offer you exposure to upcoming biotech and established pharmaceutical companies and to the manufacturing technology needed to produce mammalian treatments and cell therapies of tomorrow. Our global manufacturing network is recognized for its reliable, high-quality services, regulatory track record, global footprint, innovative technology platforms and extensive experience – we, in Singapore are proud to be part of this global network.

The Quality Assurance Specialist will be responsible for performing day-to-day tasks of the QA Department in a GMP facility manufacturing clinical and commercial pharmaceutical products.

Key responsibilities

  • Support day-to-day Quality Assurance activities in accordance with approved SOPs / Policies for a multi-product, GxP contract manufacturing facility

  • Take on role of QA Specialist in QA Excellence (Transformation and Technical Compliance)

  • In depth awareness of entire process; identifying operational factors which influence the process.

  • Lead a small team and provides supervision to QA Coordinators, interns or

  • A competent Reviewer and Approver of SOPs, protocols, reports or records

  • Can trouble-shoot and able to weigh up all information and consideration in order to choose the optimum path to be taken.

  • Demonstrate ability to lead a small project and manage the deliverables effectively.

  • Develop good working relationships with internal & external customers

  • Able to participate actively or lead in deviation investigations, change controls, CAPA plans and closure of discrepancy reports.

  • Develop skills as an internal GxP auditor, as required.

  • Provide support in regulatory inspections and customer audits as required.

  • Plan for future activities and coordinate with other departments to complete activities.

  • Develop skills to be Qualified Trainer in area of expertise.

  • Any other tasks as and when assigned by supervisor.

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree with significant years’ experience in Quality Assurance in the Biopharmaceutical industry.

  • Familiarity with Regulatory requirements and local Codes & Standards (eg. FDA, EMA and ICH Quality Guidelines)

  • Fair knowledge and experience of the practical and theoretical requirement of quality management system in a GMP facility.

  • Able to operate independently with minimum supervision for routine work within established policies and procedures and receives detailed instructions on new projects and assignments.

  • Meticulous and Systematic.

  • Team player, with strong focus on safety, quality and timelines.

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: R59810