Shire Validation Site lead in Woodlands, Singapore

The position holder is responsible for oversight and management of the Validation function for the Singapore manufacturing site and driving continuous improvement and standardization for Validation activities in scope.Global Validation is responsible for Validation of Equipment, GMP computer systems, Facilities, critical Utilities, lab equipment (non-bench top), as well asMaterial Qualification, Validation of Sterilization, Cleaning and Manufacturing Processes (PPQ).The job duties related to the site include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

  • provide strategic direction and leadership to the Validation organization at site

  • assure aligned resource management within the Department while taking into account internal User Requirements as well as Quality and GxP guidelines, building a team of Validation experts and maintaining an appropriate pool of contractors to support variable project needs to achieve Shire’s vision

  • Support small, mid size and big Projects within the Plant

  • develop employees and potential leaders within the Department

  • assuring the ability to meet the Department goals in respect to Finance, Quality, Fulfillment, EHS

  • Providing technical direction and guidance to Shire’s Validation specialists who work at the Site

  • Providing validation assessments to determine scope of validation needed in case of changes

  • Running the appropriate validation maintenance programs to ensure operations remain in a validated state to maintain product supply

  • Setting strategy for, reviewing and approving the validation portion of regulatory submissions

  • Deploying and maintaining new processes and systems resulting from new/revised regulation and guidance

  • Managing the Validation budget

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Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.