Packaging Engineer (m/f/d) (100%)


Packaging Engineer (m/f/d)



Roche Switzerland bridges the gap between pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Important research and development functions are located here. For our long-term client, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG in Basel, we are looking for a

Packaging Engineer (m/f/d) 100%


The department Packaging Engineering Parenterals (MMDEDP) is looking for an organized and motivated individual looking to progress in his/her career. This candidate should be ready to lead projects and take the drive him/her-selves. This position focuses more on technical writing and project management for primary and secondary packaging.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Author technical documentation to support packaging development organization (e.g. requirements documents, risk assessments, protocol/reports)
  • Act as project lead for packaging development projects protocol/reports)
  • Manage timeline, budget and activities for the packaging project
  • Communicate key risks/challenges to stakeholders as necessary
  • Evaluate and develop new materials and/or alternate packaging materials, packaging solutions or packaging systems based on product, regulatory, business or technical requirements.
  • Develop and qualify global primary and secondary packaging solutions
  • Qualification of global packaging solutions in line with the current valid requirements (e.g. Development of test protocols and reports, execute IQ, OQ, and PQ etc.)
  • Maintenance of global packaging solutions (e.g. maintain global specifications, support change control records, provide impact assessments, execute requalification etc.)

Must haves:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably with an engineering degree in packaging, materials science, or a related field
  • Professional background: pharma or medical device industry for 3+ years
  • 3 years of experience in medical device regulation and package engineering within the pharma industry
  • Strong experience in budget planning, project timeline planning, problem solving
  • Profound knowledge of ISO 9001 and ISO 13485
  • Knowledge of ASTM D4169, ASTM D7386 and Container closure integrity testing
  • Knowledge on equipment IQ, OQ, and PQ and development of qualification protocols / reports for packaging and shipping qualification activities
  • First experience in project management within the pharma industry
  • Hands on working experience in GMP environment and authoring technical documents
  • IT skills: Microsoft office, Visio, timeline programs
  • Fluent in English - written and spoken
  • Confident presentation, networking, relationship building skills

Nice to haves:

  • German or French
  • CAD, Artios, palletization software

Our offer:

  • A modern workplace with many social- and green zones
  • Flexible workplace model
  • The ability to work for a company who works towards creating a positive impact on patients livelihood

If you would like an insight into the detailed job description, we look forward to receiving your complete application documents by e-mail to Ms Marica Hug (

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