CQV Project Manager - (LS-00004O)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Massachusetts-Cambridge-US MA Cambridge - Sanofi Aventis Us Llc
  • Jul 10, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

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Job Summary:
The Commissioning, Qualification and Validation (CQV) Project Manager will provide CQV services to clients in the Life Sciences Industry. The position provides an excellent opportunity to work for a Global Engineering Firm and support clients that manufacture life changing products. This hands-on project manager position shall be responsible for managing the development and execution of CQV documentation on a variety of equipment, facilities, utilities, components, products, and systems for a diverse client base of biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, gene therapy and cell therapy manufacturers.

Technical/Functional Responsibilities:
Provide CQV project management to clients that manufacture GMP products on a consistent basis in conjunction with industry best practices. This position is client facing with an emphasis on ensuring CQV project deliverables meet schedule, cost, scope, quality, and safety.

  • Develop CQV planning documents to manage CQV projects
  • Perform risk assessments and impact assessments
  • Lead the team in generating and executing CQV protocols using Good Documentation Practices (GDPs)
  • Lead the team in Investigating and resolving protocol exceptions or discrepancies
  • Lead the team in developing technical reports and CQV summary reports
  • Lead the team in startup of equipment in a safe and effective manner
  • Establish appropriate procedures regarding handover of systems from construction to C&Q team as well as handover of systems from C&Q team to client
  • Establish appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria
  • Ensure that project deliverables satisfy project requirements
  • Apply engineering knowledge of, and experience with, manufacturing equipment, process equipment, HVAC, utilities, instrumentation, controls, and automation to support clients

 The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following:
  • BS in Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 15+ years of CQV experience in the life sciences industry
  • Strong working knowledge of commissioning, qualification and validation deliverables, team building and client relationship building
  • Leadership Experience
  • Experience with tracking progress according to schedules and cost estimates
  • Experience with training and mentoring junior staff members
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel and work at various clients’ locations
  • Ability to work well with diverse, multi-disciplined groups
  • Ability to effectively communicate with management and fellow project team members
  • Ability to negotiate/compromise with other project team members to achieve project goals
  • Ability to listen and respect fellow project team member’s ideas and opinions and work through conflicts or disagreements

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Proposal development experience
  • Knowledge of US FDA (21 CFR 210, 211, 810) and EU EMEA regulations
  • Knowledge of industry guidance:
    • ISPE Baseline Guide 5 Commissioning and Qualification
    • ISPE GAMP V, A Risk Based Approach to Compliant GMP Computerized Systems
    • ASTM E2500 Standard Guide for Specification, Design, and Verification of Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Systems and Equipment
    • ISPE Guideline: Science and Risk-based Approach for the Delivery of Facilities, Systems, and Equipment, 2011
    • ISPE Good Practice Guide: Applied Risk Management for Commissioning and Qualification, 2011
  • Six Sigma Certification
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Primary Location

: United States-Massachusetts-Cambridge-US MA Cambridge - Sanofi Aventis Us Llc

Job Posting

: Jul 6, 2020, 7:52:28 PM


: Project Management



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

US MA Cambridge - Sanofi Aventis Us Llc 
 Cambridge 02140
Capabilities: Life Sciences and Biopharma