Quality Assurance Associate Specialist

Posté 24 nov. 2021

Lenexa, Kansas - United States

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A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.



US employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to your start date unless an accommodation is granted by The Company. The Company uses the definition of fully vaccinated assigned by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention for purposes of considering satisfaction of this requirement which is a condition of employment.


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.



Your role:


The Quality Assurance Associate Specialist at MilliporeSigma in Lenexa will ensure that all aspects of product manufacture meet production, packaging, labeling, and test specifications in accordance with established quality systems. Support the maintenance, development, and improvement of quality systems, such as auditing, training, and change control. Make batch release determination and generate CoA and other specified batch documents.


The core responsibilities for this role are comprised of but are not limited to reviewing and release of raw materials and finished products in a timely manner, assuring any lot deviations and Out of Specifications (OOS) is completed and closed. Performing label approval, label generation, and review of daily QA paperwork to include charts, monitoring exhibits, and environmental records, and reviewing batch records prior to production. This role will also be responsible for answering questions from internal and external customers, participating and leading cross-functional deviation investigations, root cause analysis, and CAPA plan development, maintaining CAPA tracking and performing effectiveness check as applicable, assisting in customer audits including opening/closing meetings, tours, document reviews and any follow-up activities as necessary, and assist periodic internal audits to meet corporate and ISO requirements.


In addition, this role will be responsible for approving batch records, assuring accuracy and completeness and resolve any discrepancies in documentation, taking part in and contributing to a safe working environment by following corporate and departmental safety regulations, performing new hire and ISO training, and maintaining Site Quality filing systems.


Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences or related field
  • 1+ year direct Quality Assurance experience in a GMP environment
  • 2+ years of experience in a Pharmaceutical, Biopharm, or other Healthcare


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in a Pharmaceutical, Biopharm, or other Healthcare industry with the demonstrable familiarity of cGMP’s, cGLP’s and/or related ISO requirements
  • Experience using QMS software such as TrackWise or SAP QN
  • Quality Auditor Certification or the ability to obtain certification
  • An understanding of commercial Quality systems and their application in a manufacturing environment
  • Good customer service skills and the ability to negotiate win-win outcomes
  • Previous experience as an auditor of supplier products and services



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