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Senior Validation Engineer Specialty Pharmacy $10K Sign On and Relocation Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, AZ 85003
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When it comes to providing new hope and a new path to wellness, specialty pharmacy companies like Avella fill a unique and important role. Avella, now part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, is bringing breakthrough medications, innovative clinical pharmacy programs and technological tools to providers and their patients across the nation. We create a viable level of access to many of the newest, most advanced medications in addition to a suite of tools that include mobile apps, text messaging tools and smart pill bottles. Whether you bring a clinical or business background to our opportunities, you can be sure that you'll be making a meaningful contribution to important solutions and services. Find out more about how you can start doing your life's best work. (sm)

Within an Ophthalmology Specialty Pharmacy, The Validation Engineer shall prepare all protocols and reports for equipment, facility, and utility validations (IQ/OQ/PQ), coordinate all validation activities by constant communication with affected departments and personnel; oversee and review validation area processes and procedures.
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Primary Responsibilities:
  • Performs routine equipment, facility, and utility qualification/validation.
  • Develops cGMP compliant qualification/validation protocols.
  • Executes Installation Qualifications, Operational Qualifications and Performance Qualifications.
  • Performs requalification of equipment, facilities, and utilities to ensure compliance.
  • Develops qualification and validation processes and procedures.
  • Responsible for corporate wide tracking and execution management of all facilities, utilities, and equipment preventative maintenance, validations, and re-validations.
  • Other duties as assigned or required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Experience and extensive knowledge of cGMP, FDA, ISO Standards
  • Experience writing and executing compliant qualification and validation of equipment, facilities, and utilities
  • Specialist on complex technical and business matters
  • Understanding of medical terminology and laboratory calculations
  • Ability to multitask and organize time efficiently
  • Must be capable of working with small, delicate pieces of expensive equipment
  • Must be capable of wearing all protective wear required for entry into the cleanrooms.  This includes, but not limited to; sterile mask, gloves, overalls, hairnet, face mask/hood, shoe covers etc.
  • Understands use and capable of working with pipettes, syringes, microscopes, graduates and other laboratory equipment
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • Good math skills
  • Work is highly independent, however, as required, must work effectively with others as part of a team
  • Must be capable of assuming a team lead role for the work group/team.
  • Aseptic hand hygiene and garbing


Posted: 2019-05-29 Expires: 2019-07-29

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Senior Validation Engineer Specialty Pharmacy $10K Sign On and Relocation Phoenix, AZ

UnitedHealth Group
Phoenix, AZ 85003

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