Project Lead ASAT (Sr Technician) (f/m/d)

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Date: May 17, 2022

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 14,300 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.

e are currently looking for a ​Project Lead ASAT (Sr Technician) (f/m/d)​ to join our growing team.

For more detailed information please feel free to contact Mrs. Peggy Engels (HR Manager) Tel: 0031 (0)20 7503 675.

Please note: Agency acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated.

Job responsibilities

  • Primary QC contact for external clients and partners. 
  • Representative of the QC department in the different project teams and responsible for making the link between the client and department. In this function, you have direct contact with the applicable people within the QC department to ensure that all project activities are performed based on the project needs.
  •  Execution of multiple client projects from preparation till completion.
  • Ensures all QC project deliverables are within pre-defined timelines.
  • Writing of method validation documentation (protocols/reports) with no practical lab work involved (100% office position).


Qualifications required

  •  University degree (preferred) in biotechnology, biochemistry, (analytical) chemistry, microbiology or medical biology with minimal 3 years of work experience in biotechnology or pharmaceutical environment in a QC department. HBO/HLO with relevant/extensive experience will also be considered.
  • Extensive knowledge on, and experience with method validation, method qualification and method verification (a must).
  • Well established oral and written communication capabilities in English.
  • Capable of maintaining overview on diverse activities in multiple projects.
  • Residing and 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 www.wacker.com.
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