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Validation Engineer


Summary of the role

Your role as a Validation Engineer will involve:

  • Managing, inspecting and testing the equipment used to manufacture advanced therapies and vaccines.
  • You will also be responsible for ensuring processes run efficiently and produce high-quality products
  • Work with R&D and procurement teams to improve yield, efficiency and sustainability whilst reducing costs.

Headline skills required

  • Problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Technically minded
  • Data and IT skills

Why is it exciting?

You will be responsible for making sure the processes which develop potentially life-saving medicines are up to standard, and that the products are of consistently high quality. Through your efforts, a new wave of therapies and vaccines can reach patients safely.

How much does a Validation Engineer make in a year?

Dependent upon experience, you can hope to earn upwards of £39,000.

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