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Senior QA associate COVID-19 (Pharma, GMP)

Are you experienced in the field of Quality Assurance (QA) in a pharmaceutical setting at a high level? Have you worked under GMP and EHSS guidelines and are you looking for a challenging position? We are looking for an experienced QA associate to strengthen the analytical development teams.

Job Description

The QA team is responsible for overseeing and supporting the quality systems, projects and facilities. The opportunities and responsibility for the Quality Assurance department to shape and deliver the right quality are key for success. The group is forward looking, working on improving processes, being customer focused and supports the need for speed. The team is most successful with employees that are proactive and are willing to take ownership, collaborate and are enthusiastic to work in an innovative and focused environment.


  • Collaborate with functional project teams in a matrix environment to drive team accountability for quality deliverables.

  • Represent Quality on cross-functional Teams and participates in site initiatives and projects

  • Review of analytical and technical documentation and independently manage complex method and product issues

  • Review of analytical method transfer documentation package (transfer plans and reports, gap assessments, deviations)

  • Applies scientific and engineering principals for problem solving and advise to the teams

  • Safeguards effective interfaces and dependencies with other programs and compliance with technical standards

  • Challenges the status-quo. Involved in conception of new ideas, leads process improvements and contributes to the ongoing development of new procedures, techniques and departmental guidelines.

  • Complies to EHS and GMP-standards and has solid JnJ Credo awareness acting accordingly


  • MSc in a relevant discipline, like Pharmacy or Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences;

  • 5+ years of analytical experience in an pharmaceutical setting, preferably in Quality Assurance / Quality Control / Analytical Development;

  • Working precisely and accurate;

  • Enthusiastic Team player;

  • Strong communicator and connects easily with different levels in the organization;


  • Contract: 1 year via Oxford, realistic long- term perspective

  • Salary: €4200- €7100 gross monthly based on a full-time position

  • Holidays: 25

  • Working hours: full-time, 32h is possible but not preferred

  • Region: Leiden

  • Vacancy number: 16830

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