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Tech Transfer Specialist (P1) Cork Ireland,  

MSD (company)

Posted on : 04 June 2017

Project Description

  • Our company  is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. 
  • Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company  one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
  • Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. 
  • To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork.
  •  As part of our global team, you ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
  • As part of our global team, you ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
  • This position will provide technical support to the Vaccines IPT to support the technology transfer and scale-up of new processes for Vaccines IPT manufacture meeting the company  Priorities of: Compliance, Supply, HPO, Strategy and Profit Plan.
  • The Technical Specialist will be required to collaborate and facilitate running of all activities (e.g. scale-up, PPQ batch manufacture, design and qualification of Single Use components) in the Vaccines IPT value stream for all Technology Transfer of processes to ensure the effective and efficient on-time delivery of these processes to Vaccines IPT.
  • This requires the delivery of technical excellence to deliver all components of a stable process, supported by a flexible, collaborative, multi-skilled teamwork environment.

  • Hon. Degree or Masters in a Science or Engineering discipline (preferably Biotechnology).
  • Preference for Lean Six Sigma qualification or experience of application of Lean principles
  •  Project management qualification such as, Project Management Professional is desirable
  • Evidence of Continuous Professional Development

  • > 2 years  experience in biopharmaceutical/vaccines environment
  •  Demonstrated knowledge in pharmaceutical / biopharmaceutical technical / manufacturing operations. 
  • Experience of involvement in a technical project and advantage
  • Knowledge of Regulations and applicable standards for Quality, Safety, Regulatory within the biopharmaceutical/vaccine area.

Skill Set
  • Demonstrated knowledge in more than one pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical operation (e.g. manufacturing, technology, validation, engineering, quality or analytical.).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Technology Transfer within Biopharmacetical industry (process or analytical)
  • Demonstrated successes in a team environment, such as project teams, Six Sigma team, PITs etc.
  •  Demonstrated high level of problem solving.
  • Stakeholder management of multi decision makers, colleagues, peers and cross functional teams.
  • Experience in a FDA / HPRA Regulated production environment.


Our employees are the key to our company s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.

Travel: No

Job Segment:  Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Lean Six Sigma, Law, Engineer, Science, Management, Legal, Engineering                       


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