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QA Specialist III, Change Control & Projects

Netherlands - HoofddorpQualityRegular

Job Description

At Gilead, we’re creating a healthier world for all people. For more than 35 years, we’ve tackled diseases such as HIV, viral hepatitis, COVID-19 and cancer – working relentlessly to develop therapies that help improve lives and to ensure access to these therapies across the globe. We continue to fight against the world’s biggest health challenges, and our mission requires collaboration, determination and a relentless drive to make a difference.


We empower our leaders to step up, share ideas, listen, learn, and lead. We’re welcoming bright, diverse, and imaginative minds; we’re nurturing them to foster an environment of inclusion and growth where innovation is encouraged. We expect our people leaders to model that environment, and to focus on creating inclusion, developing talent, and enabling teams.


Every member of Gilead’s team plays a critical role in the discovery and development of life-changing scientific innovations. Our employees are our greatest asset as we work to achieve our bold ambitions, and we’re looking for the next wave of passionate and ambitious people ready to make a direct impact. Join Gilead and help create possible, together.

Job Description

We are seeking a highly effective Quality Assurance professional with demonstrated knowledge of, and experience in, end to end (bio) pharmaceutical manufacturing operations.

Department Description

As QA Specialist (III) Change Control & Projects, you’ll be participating in a team in which people of all backgrounds and experiences are respected, and working together and where focus on saving lives, by providing the cure for cancer, is a daily activity. You’ll be reporting to the Sr. Manager Quality Assurance Change Control & Projects 


Your new role

In this new role you will support the team with a variety of facility, manufacturing process, test method, laboratory technique, and material changes, improvements, and innovations. Your will be responsible for ensuring that such changes and projects are executed in accordance with sound change management principles and Kite procedures.

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Biochemistry or equivalent.

  • You have an extensive work experience in cGMP environments including advanced knowledge of change management principles including industry standard QMS applications.

  • You are proficient with IT infrastructures and OT solutions such as electronic batch record platforms and/or enterprise systems and/or LIMS.

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