Process Engineer MSAT (f/m/d)

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Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Amsterdam, NH, NL

Company: Wacker Chemie AG

Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and about 14,500 employees from 70 nations.
Wacker Biotech, as part of WACKER, is a leading global biotechnology organization specializing in the production of biopharmaceuticals. The company has outstanding technologies for the rapid, efficient and thus cost-effective production of therapeutic proteins for clinical and commercial supply. Currently it is the biggest dedicated microbial Contract Development & Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) in the world. Its four dedicated and fast-growing production sites are currently based in Germany (Halle and Jena), The Netherlands (Amsterdam) and The United States (San Diego, CA).
Are you looking for a dynamic, globally active technology company – yet at the same time, you appreciate a value-oriented, trusting company? We offer you exciting work as part of a team of experts who treat each other as equals. At our Amsterdam-based center Wacker Biotech B.V. focuses on the GMP-compliant microbial based production of recombinant proteins, vaccines and live microbials as drug substance and drug product.

We are currently looking for a ​Process Engineer MSAT (f/m/d)​ to join our growing team.

For more detailed information please feel free to contact Mrs. Peggy Engels, tel. 0031 (0)20 7503 675.
Please note: Agency acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated. 

Job responsibilities:

  • Ensuring technology transfer from and to production by being the production representative in the relevant project core-team(s) by ensuring that the execution of the production (associated) work within the company is scientifically and technologically correct, efficient, and cost-competitive (within the boundaries of SHE and cGMP requirements, as well as client´s expectations);
  • Ensuring life-cycle management of a process from transfer, via process validation to continuous process verification;
  • Ensuring, if needed, process related support to shop-floor for routine processes.


Qualifications required:

  • Application knowledge of GMP standards;
  • Familiar with process validation, trending, data analysis;
  • Capability to coordinate and perform technology transfer and process validation activities within the manufacturing organization;
  • Capability to prepare accurate documentation (batch documentation, validation documentation, scientific reports);
  • Capability to resolve problems;
  • Capability to summarize and present complex information in an audience-appropriate format (operators, clients, management etc.);
  • Academic or HLO level - bioprocess field of expertise;
  • Working for 5 years or more in a (Bio-) pharmaceutical environment or in a relevant (bioprocess) research field;
  • Extensive knowledge of (bio)pharmaceutical processes if possible with experience in F&F / lyophilisation or protein / polysaccharide purifcation OR interest and experience in Intellectual Property topics related to  (bio)pharmaceutical processes;
  • Application knowledge of GMP standards (writing of batch documentation and SOPs) and process validation;
  • Document writing skills both in Dutch and English;
  • At ease in project teams, interacting with clients, training colleagues, working in weak matrix structures;
  • You reside in and are eligible to work in The Netherlands (valid work permit).
WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.
Be part of our WACKER family. Across all nations.
We are looking forward to your online application at 
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