Director Digital Quality (f/m/d), 100%

Bachem is a leading, innovation-driven company specializing in the development and manufacture of peptides and oligonucleotides. With over 50 years of experience and expertise Bachem provides products for research, clinical development and commercial application to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies worldwide and offers a comprehensive range of services. Bachem operates internationally with headquarters in Switzerland and locations in Europe, the US and Asia. The company is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange. For further information, see

To drive our continuous organic growth, we are constantly looking for highly qualified professionals. To strengthen our team in the new Group Quality organization, we are looking for a dedicated Director Digital Quality (f/m/d), 100%.


Your tasks

  • Organization, management, and further development of own organizational unit according to Bachem management principles
  • Management/support of cross-site and strategic projects for the improvement, harmonization, digitalization of systems and processes
  • Provision of a global GAMP-compliant framework for computerized system validation incl. corresponding procedures
  • Ensure GAMP-compliant implementation and validation of new software systems (e.g. ensure QA involvement in projects, quality assurance of CSV documents).
  • QA oversight of GxP-relevant global software systems (e.g. SAP, MasterControl, LIMS, MES) and ensuring the validated, controlled and harmonized status
  • System owner/administration for the global quality management system
  • Data evaluations e.g. quality metrics
  • Monitoring of technology trends and evaluation of their capabilities for Bachem (esp. quality areas); further development and expansion of the digital capabilities of the quality functions


Your profile

  • Master's degree in natural science, computer science or pharmaceutical engineering
  • Very good GMP and GAMP knowledge and/or practical experience in computerized system validation
  • Experience in the implementation as well as in the life-cycle management of database-supported application systems (e.g. ERP, DMS, QMS, LIMS, etc.)
  • At least 5-8 years of industry experience in the pharmaceutical environment, and 3 years of project management experience, ideally across sites in the life science sector
  • Leadership and stakeholder management experience
  • Exemplifies a high service attitude towards internal and external customers and implements this attitude/readiness throughout the organization
  • Business fluent in written and spoken English, German is a plus


Our offer

  • A dynamic and rapidly growing working environment with internal development opportunities
  • Flexible working hours with the possibility of home office
  • Employee development through numerous internal and external training opportunities
  • As standard, Bachem AG pays 60% of the pension fund contributions
  • Access to the Swibeco benefits platform with many discounts at external partners
  • fresh, healthy, and varied food in our staff restaurant
  • A wide range of free sports activities on the Bachem Campus


Would you like to drive innovation together with us?


Have we aroused your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your complete application documents via our application portal.

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