Scientist QC

von: Bavarian Nordic Berna GmbH | Ort: Bern
N: BavarianNordicBernaGmbH

For us, it is all about improving and saving lives

We are a fully integrated vaccine company focused on the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of vaccines, and our vision is to become one of the largest pure-play vaccine companies in the world. At Bavarian Nordic, you will be part of a global team of +1600 dedicated colleagues worldwide, all passionate about making a difference. We offer an inclusive and flexible workplace with a strong focus on personal and professional development, and we welcome people who are passionate about saving lives. If you are open-minded and have the willpower to succeed, we might just be a perfect fit.

At Bavarian Nordic Berna, the Swiss affiliate there are – beside manufacturing activities – professionals in Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Supply Chain and Regulatory affairs working. On the Swiss site in Thörishaus / Bern there are approx. 160 dedicated and committed professionals working locally and globally.

We are looking to strengthen the team with a

Scientist QC (f/m/d)

Position Summary

The role is responsible for being the subject matter expert for chemical/biochemical analytical methods within the Quality Control department. Additional knowledge in microbiology assays is appreciated. The Scientist provides expertise for various aspects in process understanding, design and analytics and is expected to question and solve on tasks when clarification or greater technical expertise is required. The role is supposed to support completion of open tasks, as well as owning new projects required for the business continuity.

The Scientist provides expertise for analytical questions related to product development and routine testing. The position is integrated in a multi-disciplinary product team. The team establishes, maintains and improves the production process for our vaccines. The role is supposed to support completion of open tasks, as well as owning new projects required for the business continuity.

What you can expect

  • Join a team that currently consists of 7 dedicated and enthusiastic scientists
  • Close interaction with other departments across BN (Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing) and any partners/vendors
  • Ownership for the life-cycle of analytical methods of your field of expertise, i.e. method development, method validation and method optimisation based on product needs.
  • Investigate and research any abnormalities or non-compliant results from the laboratory (chemistry/biochemistry/microbiology) as well as apply continuously improvement strategies for the in-place processes
  • Be part of a fully integrated vaccine company committed to improving and saving lives through innovative vaccines.

Your skills and qualifications

  • MSc in chemical or biological sciences or related fields, PhD preferred
  • Strong knowledge in physicochemical methods (titration, chromatography, etc)
  • Preferably additional basic knowledge in microbiology
  • Manages analytical method life cycle (development, validation, change controls of methods)
  • Strong background and hands-on experience with validation of various analytical methods
  • Solid foundation in cGMP and demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations and legislation, ensuring compliance with industry standards and legal requirements (Pharmacopoeia, ICH, etc)
  • Intermediate knowledge of statistical data analysis and interpretation
  • Highly self-motivated able to work with minimum supervision to provide assistance for troubleshooting, laboratory investigations. Suggest process improvements to QC management.
  • Excellent written (especially technical writing) and verbal communication skills in English. German is a plus but not mandatory

We provide an opportunity to be a part of an international company that boasts exceptional technology and a determined team. Join our dedicated and agile QC team if you share our enthusiasm and have a desire to create an impact. You can expect a vibrant and adaptable work environment that supports the growth of your personal and academic skills. Additionally, we offer an extensive benefits package and a competitive compensation package.

Are you interested in joining our mission?

We look forward to receiving your application:

N: BavarianNordicBernaGmbH

  • Bern

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