• Catalent
  • $81,640.00 -118,940.00/year*
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

Job Description

Position Overview:

Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent's advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here

The Validation Engineer is responsible for the development, maintenance and implementation of procedures for the validation of equipment and systems to ensure compliance with regulatory and internal quality system requirements, Corporate Policies and Standards, and current industry practice. This includes successfully working with other departments and contract resources to plan, develop, and execute process validation activities. Additionally, the Validation Engineer is responsible for assistance as required with acceptance of material based on cleanability, and is also responsible for customer communications where information related to validated systems is requested.

The Validation Engineer is expected to demonstrate leadership, knowledge, experience, personal drive, and creativity to ensure continuous progress on validation activities.

The role of the Validation Engineer is critical to the end user which are our patients. Processes need to be created and implemented with patient safety in mind, executing with efficiency always. Quality, safety and on-time delivery is a must to be successful in this role!

The Role

* Develop, implement and maintain process validation procedures to current regulatory, industry, and corporate standards. Lead Validation Projects. Coordinate validation activities with Operations, Logistics, Engineering, and Project Management groups to ensure their efficient completion.
* Prepare, review, execute and finalize process validation protocols supporting clinical packaging facilities, equipment, systems, the validation master plan, and cleaning validation.
* Analyses Business Development request to determine equipment, tooling, or delivery systems needed.
* Responsible for budgeting of projects and manages project expenditures through the CAR process.
* Writes and executes Engineering/Validation protocols including URS, FAT, SAT, IQ, OQ, PQ.
* Participates in the execution of SAT/FAT as needed. (May require some travel depending on the specific project.).
* Writes CAR's (Capital Appropriation Requests) for new equipment, including researching the justification.
* Prepares project timelines and is responsible for meeting deliverables.

The Candidate

* Bachelors Degree in Science or Engineering preferred or a minimum of 4 years in equivalent pharmaceutical GMP industry & validation experience required.
* Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, interfacing with internal and external customers, and meeting project timelines.
* Statistical knowledge and ability to use applications such as JD Edwards, Minitab, jmp and/or Excel.
* Strong technical writing skills and effective communication skills (verbal and written form).
* Ability to coordinate, facilitate and organize resources.

Catalent's standard competencies that are used to interview and for performance & development:

* Leads with Integrity and Respect
* Delivers Results
* Demonstrates Business Acumen
* Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork
* Champions Change
* Engages and Inspires
* Coaches and Develops

Position Benefits

* Lots of Growth/Development opportunities
* 19 Days of PTO (Paid Time Off) per year
* Tuition Reimbursement Program
* Cross-functional exposure across Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ?

Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to ...@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.


Associated topics: biochemistry, biomaterials, biomechanics, biomedical engineer, medical, metabolic, molecular, msat, neuroscience, pathogenesis

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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