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  • Frisco, Texas, Head of Business Development, Food & Health Technologies, GEA Food Solutions North America, Inc., Frisco, TX. Lead process improvement projects using business tools such as ERP, mobile service software, and support software packages. Develop analytically based insights and business recommendations to drive best practices, growth, profitability, and competitive success. Identify, align and prioritize potential change areas, based on performance, customer and business needs. Support the service organization’s needs with KPIs that measure and drive sales performance. Work closely with colleagues across the service organization including IT, Sales, Operations, and Finance to drive improvement in quality, volume, profitability and ensure alignment of company goals. 40 hrs/week, Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS : Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent degree, in Business, Engineering, Science or related field, and four (4) years of related work experience. Must have four (4) years of experience with/in: Using business tools ERP and CRM platforms to manage projects and generate reports; Developing KPIs that measure and drive sales performance for field service teams; Designing, implementing and monitoring strategic marketing/sales plans; and Using analytically based insights to develop new go-to-market strategies and drive business growth. Up to 25% travel required. Please email resumes to Patricia Diaz at Patricia.Diaz@gea.com with reference job code TX0014.
  • San Diego, California, *Please check our career site (career page at cuehealth.com) - we have many Quality Engineering roles open for hire now!  We are also hiring for Manufacturing Quality, Quality Eng, Bioproduction (Bio-Chem), various shifts! Cue Health Inc. has an opening for a Validation Engineer, Quality Engineering  to partner with our Product Development and Manufacturing team’s initiatives and maintain QMS compliance with the applicable Standards and Regulations.   Under the guidance of the Manager, Quality Engineering, the Validation Engineer, Quality Engineering, fulfills a critical role in GMP and GLP operations. This individual must plan, write and execute Engineering studies and validation protocols, reports and other technical documents, as well as conduct validation related investigation for our laboratories and manufacturing processes, rooms and equipment. This position requires knowledge of process validation principals, manufacturing controls, and their application to Medical device/IVD standard requirements.     Responsibilities:   Work in compliance with Cue Health’s Quality Management System requirements Plan and execute commissioning and validation projects from initial planning stages and throughout execution, review, and completion/approval of final reports Prepare and/or review functional and design specifications, engineering studies, validation protocols (IQ/OQ/PQ), validation reports and manufacturing documents (standard operating procedures, work instructions, etc.). Execution of test protocols, including identification and resolution of non-conformances / deviations. Program and use data loggers for executions of validation protocols. Support processes, rooms and equipment improvement projects that require validation support Perform functional and process risk assessments in conjunction with Quality, Operations and Engineering subject matter experts Perform and document statistical analysis related to validations Coordinate with end users and process owners to lead development of validation strategy for projects, systems, and processes. These projects may span sustaining manufacturing and laboratories, the introduction of new processes, rooms and equipment, and/or improvements Protocols may consist of any of the following: hvac, facilities, utilities, temperature chambers, environmental mapping, and/or mechanical systems Review and approve validation protocols and reports provided by internal teams or third party suppliers (consultants, equipment / instrument manufacturers, etc.) Train Operations or laboratory staff on protocols, procedures and technical details related to systems, equipment Provide consultation to other departments performing validation activities Manage contractors supporting validation projects Manage validation equipment in compliance with Quality System Requirements Learn and understand the applicable technologies and engage in technical discussions. Act as a subject matter expert for validation discussions Identify areas and opportunities to improve manufacturing facilities, processes, and equipment Other duties as assigned Requirements:   Bachelor’s degree in biochemical engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, or equivalent 5+  years of validation experience in a biotech, medical device, IVD or pharmaceutical product manufacturing environment Strong knowledge and working application of validation principles, regulatory agency guidelines and standard industry practices. Knowledge and working application of FDA, ISO 13485 and cGMP requirements Experience in the biotech, medical device, IVD and/or pharmaceutical industry in the development and deployment of manufacturing processes, process controls, and continuous improvement methods Ability to deliver results under minimum supervision to accomplish goals while working across departments is required Demonstrated strong analytical problem solving and team collaboration skills Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills Strong background utilizing Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. to perform critical job functions, trending, reporting metrics, etc. Adaptable to fast-paced, dynamic work environment with ability to methodically manage projects   Physical Requirements:   Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing for prolong periods of time Adjusting, moving or lifting objects up to 30 pounds Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers You may be requested to operate machinery on occasion *Please check our site - we have many Quality Engineering roles open for hire! You will work in an  manufacturing  environment. Your contribution will set the pace and have an impact in the technology, health, and diagnostic industry. Your work and ideas will be valued and respected, and we hope you will find enjoyment working with a collaborative team on an innovative device. We offer upgraded computer equipment, unlimited snacks, competitive salary.   *Please check our site - we have many Quality Engineering roles open for hire! Salary determination will depend on experience, background, industry knowledge & expertise
  • Pennsylvania, Location:  Spring House, Pennsylvania Function:  R&D Job Description Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a Johnson & Johnson company, is recruiting a Scientist, Computational Genomics in our Population Analytics group. This position is located at our Spring House, Pennsylvania campus in the United States. At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to build a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at www.janssen.com and follow us @JanssenGlobal. Janssen Research & Development, LLC is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies. Janssen Pharma R&D seeks an innovative scientist with expertise in creatively applying quantitative analysis to large-scale population-based studies and real-world data to advance our pharmaceutical and/or biomedical research, drug discovery, and development agenda. Candidates should possess excellent communication skills and broad biological interests that will enable them to effectively interact with laboratory-based scientists in our Therapeutic Areas. He/she will be a member of the Population Analytics team, which resides in Computational Sciences within the Discovery Sciences organization. The Population Analytics team seeks to bring together researchers within and outside of Janssen with expertise in human disease genetics, statistical genetics and genetic epidemiology, computer/computational science, and high-performance computing. Its mission is to support longitudinal, population-based studies to increase our understanding of pathologies and contribute to Janssen's goals of preventing, intercepting, and treating human diseases. This team is responsible for the integration, analysis and interpretation of data collected on various cohorts and across geographical/time scales. They work on deciphering causal factors such as genes, the environment, and an individual's lifestyle with the aim to facilitate the discovery of novel targets, biomarkers, biological mechanisms and pathways implicated in diseases. The team's goal is to use biomedical data to build a best-in-class target identification and validation engine (TIDVALE) to feed our discovery pipeline. Role & Responsibilities: Develop or use processes, methods, and software to efficiently process, integrate, and analyze a variety of high-dimensional data, including electronic health record, biosensor/imaging, and multi-omics data from large-scale cohorts and publicly available datasets. Contribute to the development of analytical pipelines to build our TIDVALE. Contribute to the development and deployment of tools and workflows required to translate genotype/phenotype data from large population-based cohorts and targeted studies to help our researchers identify or validate potential therapeutic targets, pathways, and biomarkers implicated in disease. Provide scientific expertise on some of the aforementioned areas in collaborations with internal and external partners. Perform and publish high-quality research that is relevant to the mission of the organization; effectively communicate data and results to our partners within and outside of J&J and work productively with colleagues across J&J sectors. Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Qualifications A M.D. and/or Ph.D. in computer/computational sciences, bioinformatics, molecular biology, natural sciences, engineering, data science, statistical genetics, mathematics/statistics or a related subject area is required. A minimum of 3 years post-graduate experience in data analytics in the physical, computing, biological, or biomedical sciences is preferred. Experience with the analysis and processing of raw genomics data and/or high-performance computing is required. Experience working with a variety of computational platforms (i.e., distributed computing systems, cloud-based analytical platforms, and/or cloud-native computing environments) is preferred. Strong computational/bioinformatics skills and proven track record of working with other scientists to deliver on objectives in defined timelines are required. Independence, self-motivation, innovation, and the ability to excel in a goal-oriented, multidimensional, and fast-paced team environment are required. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required; having previously collaborated with cross-functional scientific teams is preferred. Experience with drug discovery and development practices and project support in a large pharmaceutical setting is a plus. Experience using software development tools (e.g., version control, Atlassian products, Docker/Singularity) and programming in a collaborative scientific environment is a plus. The role will require up to 10% domestic/international travel and will be based in our Spring House, Pennsylvania campus in the United States. Primary Location United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House-Welsh & McKean Roads Organization Janssen Research & Development, LLC (6084) Job Function R&D Requisition ID 2105913452W   Apply Here PI138709432 Apply Online
  • Harleysville, Pennsylvania, QA/QC Director Medcomp is searching for a seasoned dynamic hands-on QA / QC Director that has a high-level of knowledge and experience in the following areas:  EU MDR , Sterilization, Medical Devices, QMS, Laboratory Testing, FDA, ISO, MDSAP among other guidance, requirements and regulations to join and lead our Quality TEAM.        Qualified candidates must possess 7+ years related quality experience in a development and manufacturing environment.   This position leads, manages and oversees all aspects of the Quality Assurance and Compliance and Quality Control activities while providing management support to our Analytical Lab.   Candidates should bring with them strong knowledge and experience with EU MDR, FDA and ISO regulations. BS degree at minimum in a related quality, management and/or science discipline is required.  ASQ certification and Six Sigma certification is preferred.         
  • Allentown, Pennsylvania, Role: GMP (OTC/Drug, Dietary Supplement, Cosmetics, Non-Regulated, Warehouse/Distribution, Medical Device, Food)/SQF Auditor - This is a Remote position.   Primary Task (Project Based): As assigned will perform and manage GMP(CFR)/SQF/Quality System/Supplier Management audits at facilities designated by various clients. (21 CFR 210/211, 21 CFR 111, 21 CFR 820) Performs on-site reviews of the Client’s Quality System documents and/or records to assist in determining the level of compliance with GMP (CFR)/SQF/Quality System/Supplier Management requirements. Audit on-floor Quality System processes to determine compliance to CFR requirements and correlation to QS written procedures. Represents the audit team to the Client and/or supply site management. Executes audits effectively and efficiently using tools provided. Assures that audit reports and results are produced to meet quality and timeliness standards. Follows appropriate company administrative, personnel, confidentiality, business ethics, conflict of interest and safety policies and procedures. Keeps the Field Operations Supervisor informed verbally and in writing of activities and problems within assigned areas of responsibility. Conduct reviews of Corrective and Preventive forms used by audited sites, in regards to root cause and proposed actions. Coordinates, leads, and directs audit team activities and reporting (as applicable). When assigned, perform Technical Reviews for GMP audits executed independently by other auditors per company policies and within defined time frames. Keeps abreast of current CFR (21 CFR 210/211, 21 CFR 111, 21 CFR 820)/SQF and program requirements. Complies with applicable internal auditing requirements and other appropriate directives. Participates on various professional technical committees where applicable.       Requirements: Four years related work experience in manufacturing or retail sectors in technical, supply chain, retail operations, quality assurance or food safety and or equivalent experience in environmental health, public health or relevant experience. Willingness and ability to travel to other countries, states, regions, provinces and or throughout any assigned or designated country (up to 70 to 80% annually). Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and if required fully proficient literate in a 2nd language. Excellent oral communication skills; capable of addressing high executive audiences and conduct opening and closing conferences in front of multiple people. Excellent mathematical skills and analytical skills. Creative and innovative thinking to problem solve and streamline processes. Ability to lead a team of auditors during the execution of a project and or specialized audits Proficient in internet navigation, e-mail and PC software such as Microsoft Word, Excel. Interested, Qualified Experts should demonstrate, through suitable means, their knowledge of, and capability of using, the necessary management skills required in the execution of an audit, which are recommended in ISO 19011 and/or the ASQ Fundamentals of Auditing, as follows: effective oral communication skills in asking questions, meeting discussions and in formal settings; effective writing skills to clearly and concisely express observations, findings and conclusions. Interested, Qualified Experts should have the ability to: make decisions in an intelligent, decisive, and authoritative manner; assess situations related to potential problems or conflicts and take appropriate actions; manage an audit, keep the focus of activities within the scope of the audit, and be observant to determine when changes are required; have and maintain a professional image and credentials (as applicable); conduct and control meetings of the on-site audit team, and between the audit team and auditee (as applicable); manage conflict between others and within the audit team (as applicable); coordinate and manage a team of auditors for on-site audits (as applicable) 

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