Engineer Mfg Science Drug Substance // Johnson & Johnson


Caring for the world, one person at a time. inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of Johnson & Johnson work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 265 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 120,000 people.Johnson & Johnson Innovative Medicine is a global pharmaceutical company dedicated to bringing meaningful innovation to global health. We do this by discovering, developing, manufacturing and marketing products that combat major threats to the health of people worldwide. The Bern site, with its approx. 600 people of over 25 nationalities, acts as a center of expertise for development and manufacturing of innovative cell based viral- and bacterial vaccines and bacterial based therapeutic products.
The aim of the position is to support the bacterial vaccine Launch project for a first GMP commercial production with focus on Downstream process step on large scale of 200L.

Main Responsibilities

  • Writing GMP process documents like MBR, Work Instructions, Equipment manuals and Process Risk assessments
  • Writing of electronical Batch Records will be one of the main tasks at the beginning
  • Train Operators on written process documents
  • Support PPQ (Process Performance Qualification)
  • Managing of Quality Issues, Root Cause Analysis and Investigations
  • Data verification
  • Data trending


Who we are looking for

  • Master or Bachelor degree in Bio-Engineering / Biotechnology / Biology / Biochemistry
  • Several years experience in GMP compliant biotechnological manufacturing or development
  • Experience Downstream process steps such as chromatography; UF/DF
  • Experience in Upstream is a plus
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical capabilities
  • Kledge in Statistic
  • Team player and a personality with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Capacity to communicate fluently in English, German is a major plus

This job based in Bern, Switzerland will initially be limited to 12 months. If you are interested in working with a global leading pharmaceutical company in a dynamic, inclusive, and collaborative environment, then send us your application today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!