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Johnson & Johnson

MDR Scientist

Posted Aug 10, 2021
Job ID: JJJP00007379
6 months
(Aug 30, 2021 - Feb 28, 2022)
37 hrs/week
Payrate range
10 - 15 £/hr

MDR Scientist - Blackpool


The Company:

Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based healthcare Company, touching the lives of nearly a billion people every day. Our Family of Companies throughout the world compete in consumer, pharmaceutical and medical devices & diagnostics markets and have the skills and resources to tackle the world's most pressing health issues.


The Role:

J&J are looking for a MDR Scientist to join their existing team in Blackpool to support and deliver shelf-life programmes for MDR (Medical Device Regulations) product registration updates. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write technical justifications for MDR stability programme
  • Write technical protocols and reports for shelf-life aging studies
  • Manage set-up of stability trials in collaboration with relevant departments
  • Manage samples for studies and testing
  • Support re-validation of stability environmental chambers through documentation and coordination
  • Support execution of annual stability programme.
  • Co-ordinate own week to week workload in line with your project plans and departmental priorities and overall business framework. Collate resource hours.
  • Adhere to the Change Control and Design Control requirements


Quality and Compliance Related Responsibilities

  • Ensures that all activities are carried out in compliance with all regulations and laws   governing business and quality operations
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all local, national, international and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety and Environmental compliance


Professional Experience Required:

  • Knowledge and experience of working in product stability for medical device or pharmaceutical manufacturing industries (Medical device experience not essential!)
  • Good technical writing skills with attention to detail
  • Good personal and business communication skills
  • Scientific knowledge and experience


Education Requirements: 

  • Degree qualified – ideally science
  • Alternative experience and diplomas will be considered if relevant


Other Requirements:

  • Previous experience and knowledge of medical device stability requirements is essential
  • Previous experience in medical device or related regulated industry essential
  • Previous experience of leading small projects
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to energize others and promote team work
  • Manage your own time and workload
  • Excellent organisational skills



In Return:

In return for this role, you will receive a very competitive hourly rate. A minimum 6 month contract could result in a permanent role & an opportunity to work with a Global Leader within the Pharmaceutical sector, Johnson & Johnson. 


Please Note: Applications for this role will close next week so be quick! 



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