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Validation Engineer

Posted 11 Jul 2024
Work experience
3 to 5 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)
31 Aug 2024 00:00

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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business and building our future on one clear purpose – to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. Your day-to-day: - Ensure manufacturing process (including equipment, methods) and Local RRP Computerized Systems are appropriately qualified and validated while conducting review of related documentation and leading quality risk assessment and change management activities. - Consistently apply OPEN+ systems and tools - Ensure compliance to all PMI and legal standards, policies and guidelines related to Environment, Health, Safety, Sustainability to prevent personnel, asset, or societal loss. - Act and promote an interdependent and transparent safety culture fostering the utilization of preventive/predictive approach in line with Open+/IOS - VALIDATION ACTIVITIES: Lead and execute validation activities that are identified and required. Prepare all the documentation associated by ensuring the execution following the plan. Ensure that all validation activities are carried out and reported in a timely manner. Ensure that all deviations during validation activities are investigated and escalated when required. Propose action plans and ensure that correctives/preventives actions are followed and closed on time. For Local RRP Computerized Systems review user, functional and technical specifications. Develop test plans, coordinate, and supervise testing phases and manage issues. Review test scripts for functional testing, regression testing and load testing. - VALIDATION SUSTAINABILITY: Organize and lead the Continued Verification Assessment and the re-execution of validation protocols according to the plan and procedures. Provide reports and other documentation associated with validations, as appropriate for each validation exercise. - CHANGE MANAGEMENT: Lead and coordinate change management process in the factory and ensure validated state of the manufacturing processes, methods and systems is maintained. Ensure the reporting and the update of key metrics. Perform Risk Assessment for system changes. - RISK-ASSESSMENT: Provide support and act as SME / Facilitator for the Quality Risk Assessment. Ensure the appropriate methodologies are implemented and mitigation plans defined and followed up by the relevant responsible persons as per established quality requirements. - COMMUNICATION & PROJECT: Provide full support by sharing expertise and knowledge to business owners and relevant stakeholders. Through effective communication and training initiatives, develop cross-functional and cross-departmental staff (in projects and validation teams) to ensure that validation projects are carried out in accordance with internal Policies and Procedures. Ensure compliance through assisting in audits. Participate in reviews in all phases of the software development cycle. Support Project and Operation teams in relation to CSV worldwide. - QMS SUPPORT: Participate to the creation/update of procedures, work instructions and others Quality Documents that are required. Provide support and training by ensuring a transfer of knowledge according to the training management system. Contribute to overall CSV best practices, strategy, and methodology. Recommend process upgrades and efficiency improvements and implement them. Who we're looking for: - University/Master degree in Biological sciences, Physical sciences, Chemistry, Engineering or equivalent education. - Have at least 3 years of experience in quality assurance in tobacco, food, pharmaceutical or similar industry and/or min. 3 years of experience as a specialist in a relevant area of activity. - Have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. - Well-developed IT skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, SAP, PLM), Project Management and Internal Consulting skills. - Knowledge on Quality tools, I&IM and Quality Pillar DMSs & SWPs, root cause analysis, analytical skills, statistical tool knowledge. - Have strong communication & interpersonal skills, collaborative, a team player, customer oriented, a quick learner and have attention for detail. What we offer: - An opportunity to pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress; - An opportunity to build an international career and for cross-functional moves; - Extended social package: life insurance, insurance from critical illnesses, additional payment for preschool development of children, participation in the Employee Assistance Program (financial, psychological and legal consultations) for employees and family members, and much more; Philip Morris Kazakhstan is the holder of Top Employer Kazakhstan & Global award for 9 consecutive years as well as the only Equal Pay certificate holder in Kazakhstan, which proves our commitment to highest working standards. *Relocation support is not available for this job

Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in markets outside the U.S. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a much better choice than continuing to smoke.

Tobacco industry
Bergen op Zoom
50,000 employees