IT CSV Specialist


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Location Cork
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan

IT CSV Specialist

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Job ID: JOB-13131

Job Description:

The IT Lab Computer System Validation Engineer will be responsible for the validation of Lab Systems in QCL Labs and Manufacturing Operations.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced IT Lab CSV Engineer to join our team on a long-term contract basis. The IT Lab CSV Engineer will provide systems validation and compliance expertise for newly purchased instruments and support of existing instruments.

The position will work within a collaborative Computerised Instruments team and will be required to have excellent communication/interpersonal skills with the ability to work on their own initiative.

Experience of working in a pharmaceutical API manufacturing operation or a regulated environment is desirable.

Desired Background/Experience/Attributes:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience supporting and validating lab equipment, updating documentation, system testing, troubleshooting
  • Experience of analyzing and challenging s/w to identify gaps.
  • Knowledge of 21CFR Part 11 requirements, ER/ES and data integrity guidelines is desirable
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are required, with proven ability to communicate and build relationships cross-functionally
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Capable of relating well to other people with whom s/he comes in contact, both within and outside of the laboratory area

Role will involve:

  • Manage lab equipment validation projects from software install to business release
  • Prioritize CSV activities in line with the project schedule and monitor budgets
  • Generate computer system validation documentation, e.g. Design Spec, Configuration Spec, Testing, Security Plan, Test Summary Report, in accordance with site procedures and GMP guidelines
  • Review of software release notes
  • Liaise with service providers to determine successful installation of instrument software and ensure correct configuration
  • Determine any specific configurations for the software, e.g. how data is saved and named
  • Understand and define user permissions
  • Execute test scripts, analyze test results and determine the acceptability of results against pre-determined criteria
  • Work with the business to identify and implement procedural controls to mitigate issues found during testing
  • Initiate and implement Change Control activities in accordance with Quality Standards and Practices
  • Determine solutions or recommendations for changes and/or improvements
  • Produce documentation that is well written and consistent throughout the document body e.g. headings, font type, font size, paragraph spacing, text alignment, correct tense
  • Follow all relevant Environmental, Health and Safety procedures and assist in incident investigations as required



For further information on this role in CSV please contact Michael Brennan on  or 086-440 3742


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Michael Brennan


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IT CSV Specialist

Michael Brennan

Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan
mobile +353 86 440 37 42
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