Quality Engineer Job at Sartorius Stedim Biotech in Portsmouth
We have this newly created position within our Quality Engineering team at our site in Portsmouth. This is a project engineering site where we design and assemble chromatography systems. Your role will be to contribute to the supplier quality, internal quality, customer quality as well as regulatory and compliance activities. You will come from a similar biotechnology/ engineering background, with a lot of passion for quality and process improvements.
About the position:
Working closely with interfacing departments on process validation, control and procedural improvements
Investigating quality issues, understanding component interaction, driving to root cause and implementing corrective actions
Developing relationships, working with suppliers and internal departments to improve the overall end to end process
Managing the calibration of instruments used in manufacture / validation / inspection
Conducting risk assessments
Developing protocols for inspection and evaluation of data
Advising and training colleagues on aspects of quality management
Internal auditing / preparing reports to evaluate effectiveness of quality systems
Work collaboratively with wider teams to reach common results and goals
Providing support for customers in terms of complaint handling, customer returns and ongoing quality support
HNC/HND/Degree in quality, biotechnology, engineering or equivalent
Good understanding of ISO9001 and requirements / regulations of the biotech industry
Trained auditor qualification preferred
Strong experience in working in low volume high value engineering/manufacturing
Understanding of pressure vessels / specialist mechatronic equipment is preferred
Experience in conducting risk management evaluations, root cause analysis and leading Six Sigma projects
Experience in using ERP (ideally SAP)
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Capable of producing comprehensive technical reports
Capable of working collaboratively with a range of internal and external stakeholders
In order to commence working with us, the successful candidate will need the right to work in the UK.
Why work for us
Opportunities for career development
Excellent working environment
A growing company with strong values: sustainability, openness, enjoyment
Sartorius is a leading international partner of biopharmaceutical research and the industry. In fiscal 2019, the company earned sales revenue of some 1.83 billion euros. At the end of 2019, more than 9,000 people were employed at the Group’s approximately 60 manufacturing and sales sites, serving customers around the globe. Sartorius is a dynamic organization suited to people who want to showcase skills, be recognized for expertise, while thriving in a vibrant and innovative environment.
We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.
Further insights into our world of work can be found here.
Company: Sartorius Stedim Biotech
Company Location: Portsmouth