PPD Microbiology Job Opening – Lead Quality Investigator

PPD Microbiology Job Opening – Lead Quality Investigator

Thermo Fisher’s clinical research business is a leading global contract research organization and world leader in serving science. We are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our mission – to enable our customers to make the world healthier, safer, and cleaner.


Location: FSP New Brunswick NJ – New Brunswick – NJ

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology, or equivalent and relevant formal academic/vocational qualification Master’s Degree a plus
  • Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 5+ years).

Essential Functions:  

  • Leads multiple CAPAs, investigations (including laboratory investigations), or proactive initiatives for complex, multidisciplinary, multi-site, analytical and microbiological Root
  • Cause Analyses across the Analytical Quality Control network internal and external
    Owns deviations as appropriate and supports the subsequent Notification to Management process as required
  • Serves as a Subject Matter Expert for Root Cause Analysis and Microbiology as requested to support network investigations
  • Represents the organization as a technical expert for projects and initiatives
    Designs complex technical projects or investigations, interprets diverse data and/or results, and independently recommends next steps
  • Leverages Operational Excellence principles, Lean principles, and Quality Risk
  • Management principles to facilitate risk-based decision-making, drive continuous improvement, and eliminate waste across the enterprise
  • Regularly adapts standard Root Cause Analysis methods and techniques to unique investigations, using expertise to select the best-in-class approach
  • Recommends novel solutions and makes decisions that solve complex problems identified in investigations. Solutions improve the ability of a team to deliver on its objectives and meet the needs of colleagues
  • Interfaces with internal and external auditors during plant inspections as needed to support investigations
  • Works independently as a Lead Investigator, Subject Matter Expert for Root Cause Analysis, or Project Manager
  • Demonstrates cultural values and influences others to apply business values of trust, accountability, and inclusion
  • Remains engaged with current industry standards, trends, and regulatory expectations by participating in training and industry conferences
  • Manages multiple AS&T projects or programs, as appropriate. Facilitates teamwork and coordinates execution of plans with key colleagues

PPD Microbiology Job Opening

Apply Online


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Hot Topics

Related Articles