You are here:

Job profile
Validation and qualification specialist (m/f/d)

Current job offers

Anstellung bei der Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
Großraum München | Start date: 31.08.2020
Anstellung bei der Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
Erlangen | Start date: 31.08.2020
Anstellung bei der Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
Großraum Hannover | Start date: 31.08.2020
Anstellung bei der Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
Großraum Frankfurt | Start date: 28.08.2020
Festanstellung durch unseren Kunden
Hameln | Start date: 30.07.2020
Freiberuflich für ein Projekt
Rheinland-Pfalz | Start date: 24.06.2020
Festanstellung durch unseren Kunden
Dessau-Roßlau | Start date: 15.06.2020
Anstellung bei der Hays Professional Solutions GmbH
Großraum Ulm | Start date: 27.04.2020

Validation and qualification specialists: assuring production quality

Validation and qualification specialists are responsible for the preparation of qualification plans and reports as well as for the support with and execution of qualification and validation measures within companies. Furthermore, they are involved in the internal coordination and communication with different specialist departments and conduct trainings.

Which opportunities do validation and qualification specialists have on the labour market?

Validation and qualification specialists require an academic degree in a scientific field or a field related to industrial engineering or a vocational qualification as a (master) technician. As mainly pharmaceutical companies rely on them, validation and qualification specialists holding a master’s degree in a pharmaceutical field of study or a similar science have particularly good prospects on the labour market. Get in touch with your personal contact person at Hays and find out more about working as a validation and qualification specialist!

What are the tasks and responsibilities of validation and qualification specialists?

The key task of validation and qualification specialists is to qualify and validate corporate plants, devices, processes and systems. They are responsible for the execution of risk analyses regarding new production processes, the preparation of qualification plans, the review of qualification and validation documents, the documentation of processes and the evaluation of results.

Validation and qualification specialists closely cooperate with different company units and usually communicate with the areas responsible for technology, quality assurance and production on a regular basis. Furthermore, they are involved in the support and training of both employees and customers.

  • Qualification and validation of plants, devices, processes and systems
  • Risk analyses
  • Preparation of qualification plans
  • Review of qualification and validation documents
  • Process documentations
  • Evaluation of results
  • Communication with different specialist departments

Which hard skills and soft skills should validation and qualification specialists have?

Validation and qualification specialists should have very good knowledge of the relevant topics of the company unit they work in; this range of topics usually includes pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and medical engineering as well as GMP. Besides, they should possess very good Office and English skills.

Validation and qualification specialists also require certain soft skills, such as a targeted way of working, strong communication skills and team spirit.

  • Qualification and validation skills
  • Technological know-how
  • An accurate way of working
  • A sense of responsibility

What is the average salary of validation and qualification specialists?

On average, validation and qualification specialists have an annual salary of approximately EUR 58,600. With increasing experience, they may earn between EUR 65,000 and EUR 94,000 per year.

Find your ideal job as a validation and qualification specialist – with Hays

As a validation and qualification specialist, you fulfil a responsible function in a pharmaceutical environment, being in charge of the planning and execution of corporate qualification and validation measures.

We will be happy to drive your career forward and support you in finding a suitable job in the area of validation and qualification. Learn more about the benefits of finding a job with Hays!

Relevant contract types

You can easily apply using the details listed in your XING profile.

Or enter your data here:

Please upload your application documents. Providing a link to an online profile is optional. When applying via XING or LinkedIn, uploading the application documents is also optional.

Please note: To send the documents, you need to assign a category to each document and click on the button at the bottom of the page.

Drag and drop files here

Select files

You have selected an invalid file format. The following formats are permitted: PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPG, JPEG, PNG, TIF, TIFF, BMP, PPT, ODT.

This document is not a genuine PDF!

Please note that files larger than 50 MB cannot be uploaded.

Please ensure that the total size for all documents does not exceed 50MB.

Upload error! Please try again later.

* Mandatory field

hays_tracking