Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Engineer

Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Engineer

My client is a growing pharmaceutical company based in the French part of Switzerland looking to expand their quality team.

Due to this growth, my client is looking for a Quality Assurance engineer with strong experience in design, qualification and validation to join their team.


•  Commissioning and Qualification of the utilities and process equipment.
•  Act as the point of contact for quality compliance topics regarding Process Equipment
•  Risk assessment exercises
•  Review and approve Process Equipment to ensure compliance with cGMP and applicable regulations
•  Support the Commissioning & Qualification activities during FAT at suppliers and on site
•  Create SOPs for Process Equipment qualification / validation
•  Conduct supplier’s audit as well as self-inspections
•  Ensure qualification and validation of all equipment in close collaboration with process engineering & automation teams

Your Profile:

•  Fluent in English and French
•  minimum of 5 years in a quality assurance engineering role in a manufacturing environment
•  Knowledge of biotechnological technologies
•  Proficiency in good practice requirements GMP as well as regulations and standards related to qualification and validation
•  Experience in health authorities inspections
•  Strong result orientation and committed team member
•  Flexibility and ability to travel up to 25% during project
•  Strong experience of Quality Assurance engineering and specifically on qualification and validation activities


Please send your CV in English to Jean de La Fournière at

Noemie Oliva

More than 7 years experience as a Specialist Pharmaceutical and Medical Device recruiter and headhunter recruiting in Switzerland and France for the provision of Pharma and Medical Device staff. Specialties: Pro-active Search, Targeted Advertising, Professionalism, Networking, Permanent Recruitment, Freelance Recruitment, Hard to fill vacancies, Multiple vacancies, Urgent Vacancies If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding your search for staff or your search for a new position please feel free to contact me directly at