Associate Director* Digital Solutions for Quality Control

  • Mainz
  • Work experience
  • IT
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Associate Director* Digital Solutions for Quality Control

In the role of Associate Director* Digital Solutions for Quality Control team, you will be responsible for leading an interdisciplinary team whose responsibilities include the technical design, implementation and operation of the global quality control software application landscape.

Your main responsibilities are:
  • Strategic direction setting of the global quality control application landscape including roadmap, release planning and deployment to existing and new BioNTech sites as well as the integration of systmes into the existing process landscape
  • Responsible for the technical solution architecture and design of the global qc application landscape in alignment with the global process owners and the domain system architects
  • Responsible for the application lifecycle management of the assigned systems, including the management of all changes and validation activities delivered by cross-functional team members and external implementation and service partners
  • Responsible for the management of the system governance processes for quality control area and the alignment of priorities between business, technical organizations and interface partners
  • Responsible for the management of the team, talent development, recruiting of new team members, mission development and alignment within the organization and the stakeholders of the organization

What you have to offer.

  • Degree in natural sciences or engineering or computer science 
  • At least 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry sector
  • Experience in leading application teams in a pharmaceutical quality control environment
  • Experience in managing implementation projects in a GMP environment
  • Experience in implementation and operation of computer systems in the laboratory environment (e.g. LIMS, SDMS, platform systems for the management of analytical instruments)
  • Very good knowledge in the GMP area (pharmaceutical quality control)
  • Very good knowledge in the area of validation of computerized systems (GMP Annex 11, FDA CFR 21, GAMP 5)
  • Experience with agile methods (e.g. Scrum, SAFe)
  • Strong project, stakeholder and communication management skills
  • Strong communication skills in German and English


Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location  and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 6753 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

*BioNTech does not differentiate on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, religion, color, sexual orientation or identity, disability, age and other protected statuses as given by applicable law. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Most important – it’s a match!

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