We are hiring Quality Assurance Professionals

Facility:  Quality

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you a skilled QA Professional eager to develop within one of the Top10 growing pharmaceutical companies? Would you like to change life of millions? Apply for this position where you will be a crucial part of developing and securing our quality aspirations!


Working as a QA professional in Novo Nordisk

We strive for simplicity and never compromise on quality. Our quality mission is to safeguard patients, product quality and to ensure compliance with external requirements. We are looking for talented and experienced quality professionals to ensure we meet our quality ambition.

In close cooperation with our stakeholders, we ensure a high level of quality of processes and products, and have a key function in quality assurance of the new technologies coming into production. We support and improve processes and laboratory performance across our sites. We are continuously looking for talented QA professionals for our sites covering, Bagsværd, Måløv, Hillerød, Gentofte and Kalundborg.


The job

Working as a QA professional in Novo Nordisk you will secure compliance by performing overall QA support within processes, technology and systems. We cover both facilities and products related to clinical trials and for the market. On a daily basis, you will set directions and deliver results which have a significant impact within the context of a wider operational area.


Key responsibilities for this position:

  • Release of products; as a QP delegate, you will release products for either clinical trials or the market ensuring compliance with both internal and external requirements and any commitments made to authorities.
  • Implementing and maintaining the QMS in accordance with relevant laws, regulations and requirements
  • Contribution within cross-functional projects and work groups for the implementation and optimization of processes with focus on simplification and compliance processes
  • QA review and approval of GMP relevant documentation from production and laboratories
  • Audits and inspections; Contribute for preparations and participate in audits/inspections  


Working as QA professional at Novo Nordisk you will primarily work on site, as we have a close collaboration with the production. For that reason, we are looking for candidates living in Denmark or who are willing to relocate.



We are looking for candidates with the following qualification and experience:

  • Master’s degree in area of Natural Science, Chemistry, Pharmaceuticals, or other relevant area
  • High-Quality mind-set
  • Production technologies and equipment knowledge related to the pharmaceutical industry
  • Knowledge of validation and qualification of processes, GMP, equipment & IT
  • Proficiency in oral and written English


Our QA professional positions require a high level of energy, motivation and diplomacy. As you will work with multiple stakeholders across the organization, you must have great stakeholder management skills and the ability to handle conflicting interests and see issues from all perspectives. We expect our QA professionals to communicate in an assertive way, including the ability to express ideas and knowledge effectively.


You must be structured, proactive, take responsibility and have a desire to contribute to the continual improvement of quality procedures, processes, and systems across the various units.

Good analytical skills with a balanced focus to attention to detail and seeing and evaluating the full picture are a requirement, since complex cases will have to be analysed and handled on a daily basis. The ability to work and deliver results independently and at the same time be a team player and make your colleagues shine is necessary.


Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is its people. We know that life is anything but linear, and balancing what is important at different stages of our career is never easy. That’s why we make room for diverse life situations, always putting people first. We value our employees for the unique skills they bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.


For further information, please contact Talent Acquisition Consultant Nuni Birch via nyzb@novonordisk.com



31 October 2021


We are continuously looking for QA professional to join Novo Nordisk. Please apply here and we will continuously look through applications and look at potential matches to open roles we have.

No cover letter is needed. Include a brief summary in your CV, including preferred site to work from (Bagsværd, Måløv, Hillerød, Gentofte or Kalundborg).


Millions rely on us
To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication, and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.