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Senior Technician

Janssen Vaccines AG

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Senior Technician

“Caring for the world … one person at a time” inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that is anchored in the internationally applicable Credo . We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 260 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.


Janssen Vaccines in Bern (Switzerland) belongs to the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson. Janssen is an organization of over 30,000 professionals working passionately to prevent, treat, cure and stop some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. In Bern, about 300 people of over 20 nationalities work together with the wider Janssen organization and partners on the development, manufacturing and analytical testing of novel vaccines and bacteria-based pharmaceutical products. We are committed to bring meaningful innovation to global health by combating major threats to the health of people worldwide. We are currently looking for

Senior Technician
  • Practical realization of the development work (experiments, productions and tests) and documentation of the assigned project work in line with established procedures under the supervision of the scientist/teamleader (MBRs, SOPs) and regulations (cGMP, ICH)
  • Documentation of experiment/production and results according to procedures
  • Organization of the lab (GMP area)/ including safety and safety procedures and troubleshooting if needed
  • Evaluation of results/data in collaboration with the team leader
  • Responsible in writing of SOPs in close consultation with scientist / teamleader / process engineer
  • Execution of new techniques and assays
  • Reporting of quality issues of GMP processes to teamleader or deputy, as well as initiating changes and CPAs
  • Order of materials and equipment from the internal stock (facilities department) and material booking in SAP
  • Support Installation and Qualification of new equipment
  • Support of new techniques and technology, stay up to date on novel technologies related to the work area, maintain spirit of continuous improvement
  • Organization/supervision of sample distribution to analytics
  • Communication with internal and external parties for raw material supply as well as for purchasing and commissioning of new equipment
  • Awareness and continuous improvement of cGMP compliance, process excellence and process development aspects of CTM manufacturing
  • House-keeping of facilities and labs in accordance with cGMP
  • Chemical champion

  • Technician or BSc degree in life sciences with several years of experience in GMP compliant biotechnological manufacturing or development
  • knowledge of USP or DSP technology, bacterial fermentation
  • Language skills: German spoken and written
  • Preferred: English spoken and written

A strong succession pipeline has been identified however relevant applications are welcomed. Please note that this posting will expire on 20.5. 2019.

We are offering you a multifaceted challenge in a dynamic, international environment with attractive terms. Have we piqued your interest? Please send us your online application (CV, Working References etc.)

Primary Location
Janssen Vaccines AG (8851)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)
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