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Packaging Engineer

Posted 28 days ago

Title:Packaging Engineer

Location:Remote during COVID, then Onsite in Maryland

Salary:$110,000-$135,000 DOE + bonus

Term:Permanent

Summary:

We are currently seeking a Packaging Engineer to work for an incredible, global life sciences firm. The organization is transforming individuals lives for the better, and they are looking for a professional to join a successful and growing team. As a Packaging Engineer, you will be responsible for being a technical expert on the primary packaging design including selection of packaging material, components and systems. You will also Identify opportunities to improve primary packaging designs to meet customer needs, functional parameters, and cost targets.

The Packaging Engineer's Responsibilities:

  • Function as a technical expert on the primary packaging design including selection of packaging material, components and systems

  • Expertise in packaging technology (e.g. vials, bottles, flexible bags, aseptic form/fill/seal, sterilization, labels) and single use technology.

  • Identify opportunities to improve primary packaging designs to meet customer needs, functional parameters, and cost targets

  • Define, plan, and provide technical input on process validation, stability studies, product interactions, and shipping studies related to primary packaging

  • Set quality attributes and evaluation procedures for primary packaging components in collaboration with QA, SCO and other stakeholders


The Packaging Engineer's Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Material Science or related discipline; Master’s Degree preferred

  • Significant experience working with Single Use Systems and Primary Packaging

  • Significant GMP Manufacturing experience

  • Statistical Analysis for process monitoring such as Control Charts, Process Capabilities (CpK)

  • Proven experience with aseptic processing including sterile filtration, filter validation, filling

If you are a Packaging Engineer that ticks all the boxes, please respond with an updated resume

Please note that due to the nature of this position, my client is only accepting US Citizens or Green Card holders currently