Process & Application Sr Engineer - FWN

To perform testing activities that ensure required quality and safety standards are being met for our products. Perform in-vivo testing of raw materials, finished goods, products, packaging components per schedule and per standards/SOPs. Perform non-routine testing to support validation or special projects; perform analytical method validations and transfers. Collect, calculate, and interpret test results. Write and take ownership for SOPs related to testing programs, laboratory operations and/or equipment operation. Perform investigative testing to support laboratory investigations; participate in root cause analysis; lead and write laboratory investigations. Investigate laboratory quality issues and recommend sound corrective actions and resolution. Perform and review equipment calibration and maintenance; serve as instrument advocate. Identify appropriate lab instrumentation purchases; perform qualification/validation. Conduct peer review and approval of data collected by co-workers. Lead laboratory initiatives or programs, train analysts on internal procedures and test methods. Performs statistical analysis and utilize change control systems.

Safety/Housekeeping – Keep work areas clean and free of hazards or dangerous conditions. Comply with currently applicable scientific, legal, regulatory, and ethical requirements, guidelines and policies to ensure animal welfare. Maintain cleanliness and audit readiness in laboratory.

Planning: Ensure supplies and equipment are available to meet test schedules. Plan and execute testing schedules with no supervision; coordinates daily workflow needs of the laboratory. Designee for attendance in external team/project meetings. Recognize lab supply needs and facilitates ordering processes

Technical: To perform testing activities that ensure required quality and safety standards are being met for our products. Perform in-vivo testing of raw materials, finished goods, products, packaging components per schedule and per standards/SOPs. Perform non-routine testing to support validation or special projects; perform analytical method validations and transfers. Collect, calculate, and interpret test results. Write and take ownership for SOPs related to testing programs, laboratory operations and/or equipment operation. Perform investigative testing to support laboratory investigations; participate in root cause analysis; lead and write laboratory investigations. Investigate laboratory quality issues and recommend sound corrective actions and resolution. Perform and review equipment calibration and maintenance; serve as instrument advocate. Identify appropriate lab instrumentation purchases; perform qualification/validation. Conduct peer review and approval of data collected by co-workers. Lead laboratory initiatives or programs, train analysts on internal procedures and test methods. Performs statistical analysis and utilize change control systems

Team: Cooperate and support coworkers to enhance overall capability of the organization. Lead problem solving and troubleshooting of laboratory issues and methodology

Interfaces: Coordinate/support other departments to ensure smooth execution of work. Effective communication skills both verbal and written concerning testing, sampling, and scheduling with other departments and external labs.

Safety- Engage and promote "zero harm initiative" Skill Development for advancement through PMP Novartis Values and Behaviors % Test on time % Right first time % On-time training completion On time Project Completion Role model for leadership behaviors EEO Statement The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Minimum requirements Bachelor's degree or 10 equivalent years of directly related experience

Fluent in English

2 years directly related experience


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