Quality Assurance Validation Engineer in St. Louis, MO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/19/2018

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Job Description

QA Validation Engineer needed in St. Louis MO


  1. Prepare, execute, and summarize qualification protocols and related documents (risk management, periodic reviews, URS, FRS, IQ, OQ, PQ, PV, FAT…etc) to support the following:
    1. Solid Dosage Equipment
    2. Utilities
    3. Process Validation
    4. Re-qualification of existing manufacturing equipment and utilities
  2. Develop and write quality discrepancies and investigations associated with the validation studies.
  3. Work closely with manufacturing, laboratory, both QC and R&D, for sample coordination and to ensure required samples are process and tested as required during protocol execution.
  4. Ensure validation studies of the manufacturing, QC, R&D, and facilities utilities serving the functional areas to ensure all testing equipment is complete to the required cGMP standards.
  5. Supervise production operators, QC, and R&D analyst during validation studies, as required.
  6. Prepare change control documentation for validation activates.
  7. Design maintain and continually improve the validation systems in line with current national and international standards. 
  8. Provide technical expertise and guidance on validation policies and procedures and the implementation of those within QC, manufacturing, and R&D functional areas. 


  1. Good working knowledge of cGMP and regulatory standards for validation
  2. Experience in writing & reviewing SOPs and protocols for accuracy, traceability and compliance
  3. Minimum 5 years’ experience leading people
  4. Experience with GAMP standards
  5. Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree
  6. Minimum 3 years’ experience in performing and leading validation studies within the pharmaceutical industry


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