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Quality (Validation) Engineer 2 San Diego


Hologic San Diego CA United States

1 month ago

Our Quality Engineering team is looking to hire a Validation Engineer 2 (Quality Engineer) responsible for the validation of analytical methods, cleaning, production process, equipment qualification, facilities/utilities qualification, and raw materials qualification.

Additionally, this person will generage and maintain process FMEA for production processes, perform risk assessments for... process-related non-conformances and planned deviations, provide support and content for regulatory submissions, write master validation plans, protocols and reports, support equipment and facilities change controls, and perform validation impact assessment for change orders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Author master validation plans and reports

Author and execute validation protocols and reports for Analytical Methods, Equipment, Facilities/Utilities, Raw Materials, Process, and Cleaning

Review the quality, validation impact, and completeness of document change order requests and change controls

Determine validation strategy based on acceptable risk-based approach

Lead cross-functional team to write FMEAs under limited supervision

Perform process risk assessment for Non-Conformance Events (NCEs) and planned deviations (PDV)

Assist in maintaining validation records

Review regulatory submissions and/or notifications under limited supervision

Propose improvement projects with supporting data, flowcharts, etc.

Assist in developing/updating departmental procedures and other controlled documents

Evaluate adequacy of specifications for new or modified process designs under limited supervision

Lead department and cross-department projects under limited supervision. Determine QE deliverables and assist in generating project timelines

Participate in process design reviews

Assist QE management in Material Review Board (MRB) and Production Response Team (PRT) meetings

Participate in department process improvements goal(s)


Proficient in validation methods and evaluation criteria

Experience with 2+ of the following: process validation, analytical method validation, cleaning validation, facility/utility and equipment qualifications

Experience with change control process and documentation requirements

Experience with electronic document management systems

Understanding of statistics, SPC and acceptance sampling

Experience with risk analysis and FMEA

Working knowledge of CDRH, CBER and ISO regulations (e.g., 21 CFR Part 820, ISO 13485, ISO 14971)

Working knowledge of 21 CFR Part 11


Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering.


2-5 years of experience in a diagnostic, medical device, biotech or pharmaceutical company
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San Diego CA USA

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