Corporate Qualification Expert (m/f/d)

Job ID:  57380

Wien, AT

Job Level:  Professionals
Job Category:  Corporate Operation Support
Employment Type:  Permanent position
Career Level: 

Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma in Vienna is not only the largest production site, but also a successful research location of the Octapharma Group. Since our company continues to grow, we are now hiring for our team:


Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • In this role, as part of a team currently consisting of four people, you will be responsbile for groupwide process validation, including the qualification of process performance and lyophilization processes as well as the life cycle validation of chromatography resins and membranes
  • You will also define, implement and harmonize SOPs within the Group and work closely with the experts at the production sites (Austria, Sweden, Germany and France) to this end
  • In this context, you will also be responsible for developing and maintaining the standardization of qualification and validation processes within the Group
  • Occasionally, you will also be responsible for conducting training courses and workshops at our production sites
  • You will represent our company before regulatory authorities and external organizations



Your profile that will convince to us:

  • Pharmaceutical, technical or scientific background with a university degree
  • Several years of professional experience in a comparable role
  • Profound knowledge of GMP including validation practices (US, EU/New Annex1, WHO organiza-tions)
  • Very good English skills, German is advantageous
  • Moderate willingness to travel (every 1-2 months for apporox. 2-3 days to our production sites in Europe)
  • Structured approach, intercultural competence and assertiveness with a sure instinct characterize your working style

Our attractive benefits for you:

  • Wide range of tasks in an international setting, flexibility and personal responsibility
  • Reliable employer with generous employee benefits and a salary customary in the market.
  • Familiar setting of a family-owned enterprise with benefits such as Do & Co staff restaurant, extraordinary staff events and many more:



Additional information:

The minimum gross wage according to the collective agreement (chemical industry) for your new job is EUR 4.157,14. We strive to adapt your salary to your range of tasks and to your profile, which is why we are ready to pay wages higher than collectively agreed.

We are looking forward to new, committed employees who join forces with us to promote our strong growth in order to keep enabling our patients to live a better life - because it is in our blood! Is it in your blood too? We are looking forward to receiving your application via our online career portal.



Your contact:

Ann-Kathrin Greve
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 - 4299

About Octapharma

Headquartered in Lachen, Switzerland, Octapharma is one of the largest human protein manufacturers in the world, developing and producing human proteins from human plasma and human cell lines. 

Octapharma employs nearly 12,000 people worldwide to support the treatment of patients in 118 countries with products across three therapeutic areas: Immunotherapy, Haematology and Critical Care. 

Octapharma has seven R&D sites and five state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Austria, France, Germany and Sweden, and operates more than 195 plasma donation centres across Europe and the US. Octapharma has 40 years of experience in patient care.

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