Project validation engineer – Novo Nordisk – Kalundborg

   Would you like to utilise your validation as well as strong project management skills for the life-changing benefit of patients? Are you excited by the opportunity to align and drive the execution of validation documents I the largest greenfield project and to act as a role model when giving support and advice on process validation? Apply now and join Novo Nordisk Diabetes API in Kalundborg, which we proudly say is the largest greenfield project in Novo Nordisk history. We are looking for a talented Validation Engineer to join Novo Nordisk in Kalundborg,  where we are designing and building a new and innovative multipurpose manufacturing facility for purification of pharmaceutical proteins to treat patients with serious chronic diseases. The facility will be constructed at our site in Kalundborg and will be built with state-of-the-art technologies for advanced use of robotics and automation. The position As our Project Validation Engineer you will be part of a strong team with our Validation Specialist, Quality Assurance and Line of Business colleagues.  As our Validation engineer you will be part of a team responsible for:Proactively driving and coordinating alignment of validation activities and documents.Using your visual management skills to make an overview of validation activities and priorities and creating a link between our Work Package OwnersPreparing validation documents such as cross contamination and polymer assessmentFacilitating workshops to ensure validation activities are effectively executed.Making sure that internals as well as external stakeholders are prepared and trained for the next project phasesThe position offers great opportunities for utilizing your personal skills and experiences and for personal and professional development, and your competencies will be highly appreciated. In return, we give you the opportunity to set your clear mark on our exciting new facility and help make a real difference for our patients.   Qualifications To succeed in this role, you have : A master’s degree within pharmacy, engineering or similar. Preferable 5-10 years of experience from the pharmaceutical industry within production and process validation.Outgoing personality where you easily build trustful relations across the organisation.Self-driven and well organised.If you have experience with project execution, qualification and/or validation it would be a huge advantageProficiency in English, written and oral. Danish is an advantage but not a requirement. As a person, you are professional and dedicated by nature. You are constructive and full of initiative, and thrive in a challenging, fast environment full of ambitious people. You have excellent collaboration skills, and in your mind no assignment is too big or too small for you to take on. You have a BSc or MSc within engineering or similar and have a minimum of five years of experience with project quality management. We expect that you have profound understanding of risk-based approach quality concepts within pharma and biotech and have experience from planning and executing commissioning, qualification and validation of manufacturing equipment and facilities.We are looking for someone with an innovative and solution-oriented mindset. And since you will be working with people from various departments in the organization, you must master the art of collaboration – but also be outgoing and ready to take the lead on finding opportunities for progressing the project.  About the department The position as Project Validation Engineer is placed in the Business support team in PPV in Kalundborg, which is a part of the global production division Product Supply counting about 14,000 employees worldwide.  We are in the process of designing and building the world’s state-of the-art large scale manufacturing facility for purification of innovative pharmaceutical proteins for treating patients with serious chronic deceases. The facility will be constructed at our site in Kalundborg and the plant design will apply new data and robot technology for next level manufacturing. In the department we are 70 highly qualified employees we will expand and onboard approximately 100 more. Maybe you will be one of them? Working at Novo Nordisk We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here – to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease. Contact  For further information, please contact Louise Baltser Rasmussen at +45 3075 4233. Deadline  14th August 2022. Please note that applications are screened on an ongoing basis, so you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.  At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing. 

Read more…