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Validation Engineer

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  • Draft and implement Quality System documentation designed to establish good validation practices within the organization.
  • Author URS, IQ, OQ and PQ protocols and execute them in compliance with GDP guidelines and internal quality standards.
  • Design validation approaches, supported by appropriate statistical analyses, perform and/or coordinate all validation activities, analyze and assemble results, and draft validation reports.
  • Provide input on user and/or functional requirements of current and future processing equipment, and draft appropriate documentation. Additionally, interface with Contract Manufacturers to ensure all relevant user and functional requirements are met.
  • Provide support to non-engineering Staff, including those from R&D and Manufacturing, to ensure successful technology transfer and continuous improvement.
  • Execute assigned duties on time and pro-actively telegraph delays and other issues to validation manager and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Comply with all regulatory, corporate, and Quality System policies




  • B.S. / M.S. in engineering or another relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience working within a medical device environment or other FDA regulated environments. Experience with device-biologic combination products is highly desirable.
  • Experience in the areas of Design Documentation (URS, FRS, DS, and other engineering specifications), Validation (IQ, OQ, PQ, PV, CSV, MVP, etc.), Quality Systems (Change Control, Non-Conformances, Requalification, etc)
  • Understanding of c.G.x.P principles and familiarization with ISO 13485, ISO 14971, and 21C.F.R.820
  • Working knowledge of Computer Systems Validation lifecycle and documentation.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to work independently with adequate supervision, multi-task, and support several projects simultaneously.
  • Must demonstrate strong communication,interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • A strong understanding of  technical writing and presentation skills is required.