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Much more than just a pastime – at ArcticZymes Technologies, the work of each individual has a purpose. Our work requires commitment and passion and creates meaningful results. We work together to accelerate research, drive innovation and increase laboratory productivity. With our expertise and our important innovations, we help our customers in their effort to make a better world. Join us!

Vacancies

ArcticZymes Technologies needs your expertise!

We are looking for:

Business Development Manager

Description

The Business Development Manager, EMEA will report to VP Business Development & Marketing and be part of the Global Business Development team.

Responsibilities

  • Achieve ArcticZymes business targets and growth.
  • Implement the commercial strategy in key accounts.
  • Grow major potential and existing customer base in EMEA.
  • Develop and secure new partner agreements, both OEM and Supply Agreements.
  • Work actively as a member of the ArcticZymes team.
  • Assess new growth opportunities in current and adjacent market segments.
  • Support in-licensing and sourcing deals in accordance with strategic initiatives.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor or master’s degree in sciences and/or formal business competence/training within the biological sciences industry.
  • Scientifically savvy individual who will quickly understand the offerings and technology of ArcticZymes and the value proposition to customers.
  • A minimum of 3+ years business development and/or commercial sales experience in driving B2B/OEM sales related activities and customer partnership strategies.
  • Solid understanding of Molecular Diagnostics or Biomanufacturing and Processing field is required.
  • Negotiation skills, international culture/diversity skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both orally and written, able to translate ArcticZymes technology and its advantages to customers.
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment or as an independent contributor.
  • An extroverted, self-motivated, and driven individual (a ‘hunter’ rather than a ‘gatherer’) who can deliver as an independent contributor, and who at the same time also thrives working in a team.
  • Active team member, who is not afraid to speak their mind and challenge status quo, in a respectful way.

Location:  EMEA remote

Application Deadline: November 30th, 2022

Send your CV to dirk.hahneiser@arcticzymes.com

GMP Specialist

Description

As a GMP Specialist, you will be responsible for providing expert review of a wide range of GXP documentation (e.g., Standard Operating Procedures, Batch Manufacturing Records, validation protocols and reports) to secure compliance with GMP requirements. The right candidate is a strong team player and comfortable working across teams, R&D, Production, QC and QA.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate changes to SOPs, policies, training materials, and other documents as needed.
  • Be proactive in identifying and communicating GXP weaknesses and knowledge gaps.
  • Promote and raise the importance of Quality Management within the organization.
  • Manage corrective and preventive action reports and wider QMS activities.
  • Provide support for change control, validation activities, deviation investigations, Materials Review, and release, as needed.
  • Provides the required support during customer audits and regulatory inspections.
  • Contribute to the supplier management process, as needed.
  • Contribute to planning, preparation, performance, and reporting of GXP Audits for both internally performed activities and external contracted facilities providing key services to AZT.

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Experience in Chemistry Manufacturing and controls (CMC) for biologics.
  • Regulatory affair aspects of CMC/cGMP.
  • Experience in Submission of Drug Master file(s) to the FDA.
  • Experience in computerized systems validation.

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in biotechnology, biology, biochemistry, chemistry, pharmacy or similar.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical or biomanufacturing industry.
  • Strong experience, extensive knowledge, and hands-on experiences of pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
  • Experience with helping operations to prepare for FDA and /or EMA GMP inspection.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels throughout the organization.
  • Ability to work methodically with good attention to detail.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Location:  Preferably Office based in Tromsø or Oslo, alternatively remote.

Application Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

Send your Application and CV to: https://www.finn.no/job/fulltime/ad.html?finnkode=279400262

QA Associate

Description

As a QA Associate, you will be responsible for supporting the implementation and operation of ArcticZymes Technologies Quality Management System. The role aims to ensure the site remains in a state of GMP compliance providing expert advice relating to GMP and by actively participating in investigations, audits, data reviews, validation projects, and the delivery of GMP related training.

Responsibilities

  • Reviews and approves quality documents (Policies, SOP's, batch records, protocols, reports) to ensure compliance with GMP, AZTs document management procedures and other applicable quality standards.
  • Supports the supplier qualification program by participating in assessments and leading third party audits.
  • Assists in support of the internal audit program by scheduling and conducting internal audits.
  • Participates in projects to ensure facilities, utilities, equipment, and computer systems are appropriately validated/ qualified, approval of key validation deliverables.
  • Batch review and release/ rejection of incoming raw materials.
  • Supports the QMS, helping to ensure the site-specific requirements are addressed.
  • Reviews and approves quality events, including deviations, OOS investigations, change controls, and CAPA.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • BSc/Master's degree in biotechnology, biology, biochemistry, chemistry, pharmacy or similar.
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical or biomanufacturing industry.
  • In depth knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice Regulations.
  • Experience of industry quality systems/standards, e.g., ICHQ10, ISO 13485, ISO 9001.
  • Experience, knowledge, and hands-on experiences of pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
  • Experience in submission of DMF (preferable).
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels throughout the organization.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Location:  Preferably Office based in Tromsø or Oslo, alternatively remote.

Application Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

Send your Application and CV to: https://www.finn.no/job/fulltime/ad.html?finnkode=279402208

 

Senior applications Manager

Description

As a Senior Applications Manager, you will be responsible for managing the ArcticZymes application lab affiliated with ShareLab at the Oslo Research Park. Leading the application team in testing and demonstrating use of AZ enzymes in complete molecular workflows from sample isolation/prep to readout. You will be an integral part of the company's innovation team to build complete solutions for key MDx technologies and workflows (PCR, NGS, Isothermal amplification technologies).

Responsibilities

  • Proactively lead and manage the local applications team.
  • Provide high quality science:
    • produce applications data on ArcticZymes products to support business development and marketing. Your team will look to you to optimize not simply the product but the whole system.
    • provide technical data & performance feedback on ArcticZymes prototypes (during product development).
  • Able to build relationships - both cross-functionally within the company and externally with technical staff at key customer accounts.
  • Develop marketing material and training of internal personnel.
  • Professional and technical representation of ArcticZymes Technologies when travelling to customer sites.
  • Diverse site management responsibilities - hosting, logistics, ordering, accountancy.

Qualifications

  • PhD with 5+ years' industrial experience in developing applications and/or kit-based products in a Life Science or IVD company.
  • Experience developing products in a regulated environment, ISO13485 or GMP.
  • Relevant application development experience in molecular life sciences, preferable with expertise in sample preparation and formulation of PCR chemistry. Understands that products into regulated markets require significant post-launch support to be successful.
  • Experience/capable having personnel responsibility. You are organized and structured.
  • Middle management position: experienced with managing up and down.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Location:  Office based in Oslo.

Application Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

Send your Application and CV to: https://www.finn.no/job/management/ad.html?finnkode=279373474

 

Project Manager (Product Development)

Description

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating individual product development projects through ArcticZymes Product development process under ISO13485. The right candidate must be able to navigate well in our organization and QMS system and lead teams in an inspiring way to successfully provide our customers with high quality products.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of coordinating product development projects - from concept to product launch and lastly completing with project closure.
  • Ensuring the development process comply with own SOPs for Product Development under ISO 13485 and documented according to own, customers and regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible that the project is completed on schedule, on budget, and within scope. Own the result goals (quality, time, cost).
  • Lead cross-functional core teams that execute all project deliverables. This includes, but is not limited to, work breakdown structure/planning, resource planning, coaching and review quality of work.
  • Lead, direct and be responsible for day-to-day aspects, on-time delivery, and risk management of projects.
  • Secure acceptance and approval of deliverables from the project sponsor and Review groups. Implement decisions made by the Review group and Management.
  • Responsible for project communication, including status reporting.

Qualifications

  • Experience developing products in a regulated environment, ISO13485 or GMP.
  • Relevant experience in managing projects of varying size and complexity through stage-gate processes, preferably in the Life Sciences field.
  • Preferably experience with project management software, e.g., MS Project.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.

Location:  Preferably Office based in Tromsø or Oslo, alternatively remote.

Application Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

Send your Application and CV to:  https://www.finn.no/job/management/ad.html?finnkode=279270383

 

 

"I found my dream job at ArcticZymes Technologies. Working in a highly competent and motivated team, in a growing company is simply great!”

Hans-Kristian Norheim, Product Manager

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Want to work with us? Get in touch!

Børge Sørvoll, CFO

Phone: +47 77 64 89 00
Email: borge.sorvoll@arcticzymes.com