Process Scientist QA

Job Title: Process Scientist QA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J898805_1548690452
Contact Name: Tom Hammond
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2019 15:47

Job Description

Role: Process Scientist / QA

Location: Manchester

Salary: Competitive, plus additional bonus

Hours: Days - Monday/ Friday

Our Client, a major - Global Medical Devices company are looking to recruit for an experienced Products Transfer Scientist, who will work at their modern; European Hub based in Manchester with manufacturing and R&D innovation onsite. This person will play a key part of development and the transfer or product applications and technology; they will play also be involved in the full life cycle of the product, leading to significant training and development within production and quality.


  • Supports and sometimes leads in the efforts to scale up, optimize, validate and transfer bulk, fill and lyophilization processes to production.
  • Management of project plans and timelines, with use of Microsoft Project and ability to highlight and problem solve issues during project completion.
  • Lead project meetings, with a clear agenda and meeting minutes.
  • Assists in the development of manufacturing processes for transfer to Manufacturing
  • Authoring of project documentation, for instance Validation Protocols, Master Validation Plans (MVPs), Quality Plans (QPLs) and Master Validation Reports (MVRs).
  • Trains others on newly developed procedures
  • Independently produces notebook, pilot and production materials
  • Keeps accurate records and documentation
  • Extensive understanding of working within a quality management system that conforms to the ISO13485 standards, including authoring SOPs and Manufacturing instructions when required and/or Support the Technical Writers by contributing to manufacturing work instructions, area guidelines, knowledge base topics, style guides/templates, & department SOPs


  • Will hold a Degree in a relevant Scientific discipline
  • Will have experience in Validation/ GMP based
  • Will have experience in CAPA's and root cause investigation/ problem solving within the QA process
  • Will have experience in a meeting setting/ commercial setting , be able to contribute effectively in a meeting and be able to project manage tasks independently
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the potential to progress with the company.
  • Good analytical skills


  • Will have worked through the whole product lifecycle process; and have experience in technical transfer project management
  • Will have worked to 13485 based standards

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