Operational Quality Assurance Engineers - Pharmaceutical

Assystem Group is an international and independent engineering company. Assystem has been supporting and managing challenging projects and deploying cross-functional expertise across key industrial sectors like nuclear, energy, oil & gas, infrastructure, transport, automotive, aerospace, life-sciences... The group employs over 12,000 engineers in continental Europe, UK, GCC, North America, Africa, India and Southeast Asia and in 2015 had revenues of 1.4 billion USD.

Assystem opened a subsidiary in Belgium in 2009 to support and develop the activities of its local customers in their respective sectors. In the field of Life Sciences, its offering is characterised by an in depth knowledge of the processes and methodologies associated with highly regulated environments. 

Assystem Belgium has ambitious growth objectives in the coming years. Having established ourselves with excellent references in the French speaking part of Belgium we are now looking to leverage our expertise across the entire country. To support this objective we are recruiting;

Operational Quality Assurance Engineers - Pharmaceutical

Your Role

Ensure the implementation of activities related to quality under cGMP quality systems applied within the industry:

  • Execute the gap assessment and check for anomalies and/or deviations
  • In collaboration with the production teams, determine the corrective and preventive actions (CAPA's)
  • Monitor changes via the change management process
  • Participate in the review of procedures and records (batch files)
  • Encourage critical thinking and adapt procedures or create new ones where necessary

Support the operational teams as a 'person of quality contact':

  • Participate in handling quality issues
  • Support the continuous improvement projects for quality
  • Encourage operational teams to act in accordance with statutory requirements
  • Participate in and/or run different projects with direct impact on quality

Your Profile

  • Master degree in either Engineering, Sciences (chemist, biologist ...) or Pharmacy
  • Ideally, a first experience in a regulated environment (such as food, cosmetics or pharmaceuticals)
  • A very good understanding of quality standards applicable to the pharmaceutical industry (cGMP)
  • A first experience in a Quality Assurance service is an asset
  • You speak either Dutch or French and have a good knowledge of technical English
  • You are independent, rigorous, and organised with good critical thinking

Our offer

  • A salary in line with your experience
  • A competitive package of extra-legal benefits (car, fuel card, insurance, meal vouchers, entertainment expenses, ...)
  • Career opportunities both in Belgium and abroad
  • Clear objectives and challenges!
  • A people focused and motivating work environment

It is up to you to create your own career within Assystem, with your ideas and your personality. No pathway is pre-destined; you follow the one that suits you best.