Commissioning & Qualification Engineer - Beerse, Belgium

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5 months
Elevate Direct
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Commissioning & Qualification Engineer - Beerse, Belgium

The function holder:

  • Is responsible to maintain the qualification status of systems in support of new, transferred and existing products through definition & maintenance of contemporary methodologies & standards.
  • Is responsible for review of System Qualification documents.
  • Act as Technical Owner
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert for Combination Products within the Qualification Engineering group
  • Steers under minimal guidance specialists and contractors within own discipline and/or responsibility area
  • Participates in the development of global standards/guidelines, reviews local standards/guidelines


  • Participate in system and process change projects and assure quality and compliance aspects.
  • Participate in system and process introduction projects and assure quality and compliance aspects.
  • Identification and remediation of gaps in the qualification files of existing systems.
  • Act as a SME (Subject Matter Expert) for the Qualification Engineering impact assessment of the Change Controls.
  • Prepare for internal and external inspections.
  • Be the spokesperson and Subject Matter Expert during audits and inspections, as pertains Qualification Engineering topics.
  • Based on expertise, makes strong recommendations on investigations, investments or projects.


  • Maintain a current knowledge of international regulations, guidelines and industry practices related to system (process equipment) qualification.
  • Generate and maintain the area Validation Master Plans, containing an inventory of all existing systems and their qualification status.
  • Report on a periodic basis the System Qualification status (incl VMP completion rate) in the different departments.
  • Perform periodic assessments (PSQR) of the overall quality of GMP critical systems and decide upon the need for re-qualification.
  • Writing and Review of User Requirement Specifications (URS)
  • Review of System Requirement Specifications (SRS)
  • Writing and Review to the Qualification Impact Assessment (IA).
  • Writing and Review of system qualification documents such as DQ/IQ/OQ - and PQ protocols/reports, QSR.
  • Responsible for writing and review of discrepancies occurring during execution of qualification activities.
  • Make sure that all deliverables out of qualification are implemented in the Q systems: Master Batch Records, SOPs, Work instructions, Calibration records
  • Knowledge of GMP requirements, methodologies, concepts and requirements related to system validation
  • FDA - 21 CFR Part 210, 211 Good Manufacturing Practice for Finished Pharmaceuticals
  • FDA - 21 CFR Part 11 Electronic records and electronic signatures
  • EudraLex, The Rules Governing Medicinal Products in the European Union Volume
  • EU Guidelines to Good Manufacturing Practice Medicinal Products for Human and Veterinary Use
  • European and United States Pharmacopoeia and applicable guidelines.
  • Is point of contact to customers for systems and processes within own field of expertise and makes the final technical decision for change

Additional information about the process

Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1886. This job with Johnson &
Johnson is a temporary assignment and is being managed by Kelly Services on behalf of Johnson & Johnson. Successful candidates will be placed at the Johnson & Johnson assignment and managed by Kelly Services.

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