Senior Quality Professional I

Category:  Quality

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Department – R&D Quality GBS


Does your motivation come from challenges and working in a dynamic environment? Do you have an eye for detail and thrive to work in an environment where close collaboration with key stakeholders and strategic alignment is essential? Do you have a can-do attitude with continuous improvement as one of your career objectives? Then we might have the right position for you. Apply now and join a growing team, working in an international environment.


The Position

As an Senior Quality Professional I, you will  play a key role in approval of Master Data and ECO (Engineering Change Order) for all NN products. Planning, coordinating and executing the Master Data QA tasks as required. You will also paly a key role in approval of Printed Packaging Material. Quality Assurance service for Regulatory Affairs other relevant area in R&D quality GBS. You are entrusted to fulfil the following responsibilities:

  • QA approval of ECOs (Engineering Change Order) and BOMs (Bill of Materials) for all NN products from all sites using SAP, incl. Serialization, Codification & Flexible Print, QA approval of Master Data in SAP.
  • Ensure right first time and timely Master data approvals for launch and pre-approval activities.
  • QA approval of Printed Packaging Material.
  • Review and give input to deviations, change request (CRs) related to area of responsibility, including timely follow up and providing enough documentation.
  • Participate in internal/external audits, when relevant, execute training of new colleagues and within area of responsibilities and ensure excellent collaboration with R&D GBS team and stakeholders worldwide.



  • Graduate / post graduate or Comparable degree in Science or equivalent professional experience.
  • Overall 8 years of work experience.
  • Minimum 4-6 years of relevant experience in SAP system.
  • Proficient with PC-tools, extensive knowledge of MS Office & excellent Presentation skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office - Ability to analyse data sets, Advanced excel skills.
  • Knowledge on Quality processes and tools (Deviation, CR, QAP, QMR, SOPs etc.)
  • Ability to manage cross-functional project groups across borders and cultures.
  • Speaks and writes English at a professional level.
  • Good communication skills, ability to take initiative, flexible attitude, ability to work independently/in a team.
  • Commitment to quality, lives up to NN values of being accountable, ambitious, open and honest & innovative.


About the department

R&D Quality is part of the Development Organisation and plays a vital role in supporting the drug and device development process to ensure high quality as well as fit-for-purpose processes throughout the entire value chain. We at R&D Quality support LOBs with quality processes/systems and Quality Management Systems activities across Regulatory Affairs and Global Safety, Clinical reporting GBS and Clinical Data Sciences GBS. We provide quality and compliance support to the organization being QAs for deviations, SOPs, change controls, quality monitoring, process reviews, system validations and we are quality partners in transformational projects within Development & Research and Early Development areas. We work in a global setting with focus on delivering viable products that make a difference to patients and ultimately benefit society.


Working at Novo Nordisk

We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities, and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.



To submit your application, please upload your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions). Internal candidates must inform their respective reporting Managers before applying for the role.

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27th September 2023.


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.