Associate III, Quality Assurance

Job Description

About This Role

Associate III is responsible for contributing to key strategic, tactical, and operational aspects within Quality Assurance at the Biogen Research Triangle Park (RTP) Drug Product Parenteral facility. Specifically, this role will have primary quality oversight of the following activities: Batch Records (Compounding, Filling, Visual Inspection and Packaging), Exceptions (Deviations, Alert/Actions) and CAPA. It is expected that this role will report directly into a Sr. Supervisor.

  • Product Disposition: Reviews documents (e.g., production records, test methods, raw data, and certificates of analysis) for compliance and determines acceptability for use in GMP production activities and/or release of product for further processing and/or distribution.
  • Exceptions, Complaints and CAPA: Assesses criticality of exceptions/investigations for product impact. Performs thorough reviews of the investigations and provides feedback to the department owner. Supports complaint investigations with the ability to analyze the complaint defect and determine potential areas within the process that may have attributed to the defect. Collaborates with associated departments to determine the appropriate action.

Who YouAre

Looking for someone who is task driven and focused on taking action to resolve, remediate and/or improve. Collaborative person capable of being both agile and customer focused.


Required Skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent skilled trades or vocational training, apprenticeships or equivalent experience
  • Minimally 4-6 yrs. relevant technical experience
  • Quality oversight of a biotech or pharmaceutical manufacturing operation
  • Experience in drug product batch record review and disposition
  • Experience with deviations varying in complexity as both an author and approver
  • Proficient knowledge in FDA/EMA regulations and compliance
  • Strong organizational skills; multi-task
  • Investigative mindset and solid decision making skills

Preferred Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred
  • Experience in aseptic fill/finish manufacturing operation

Additional Information

Biogen’s US Alzheimer’s Franchise is looking to recruit proven and ambitious sales achievers with at least five years of experience in pharma, specialty, hospital, med device/capital equipment, and/or biotech sales.
In this field-based, specialty sales representative position you will be called upon to sell our products with key stakeholders in the Alzheimer’s Disease community: including Neurologists and allied health professionals.