Calling experienced validation QA to API production

Category:  Quality

Kalundborg, Region Zealand, DK

Are you motivated by finding ways through the jungle of cGMP, optimization projects and securing delivery of vital medicine to patients? Would you like to be part of an excellent team where “together” and “having fun” are key essentials? Then you are on the way to a unique job as QA for Biotech and Rare Disease API.


The Job

Our main responsibility is to set direction for quality and compliance due to internal and external requirements. We are offering an exciting and challenging job where you will become part of a competent and solution-oriented team, which works as sparring and problem solvers regarding quality issues in the production. examples of some of your main responsibilities:

  • Set direction regarding qualification requirements in ongoing and new projects.
  • Reviewing and approving validation and qualification documentations and change requests.
  • QA presence; being physically present in the production to observe performed processes and help solve issues in real time.


In this job you really will get the opportunity to make an impact with your decisions, initiatives and engagement - We have a positive working environment with a wish to solve challenges through an open and honest dialog.

We expect you to have:

  • A Master’s degree (preferably; Pharmacy, veterinarian, microbiology, engineering).
  • Validation experience will be an advantage.
  • A mindset that “IT is easy” and likes to use IT in optimizing processes and in daily work
  • Fluency in reading Danish and communication skills in both English and Danish.


You have experience with GMP and are outgoing and passionate about your assignments. You welcome new ideas and new ways of working and have good collaboration and communication skills. Your good at narrowing the problem down to the essentials and finding good solutions to problems – even in a busy environment where priorities can change quickly for the benefit of patients.


About the department

We are 40 employees in the department covering production of APIs in BRD Denmark, with production sites in Hillerød, Kalundborg and Gentofte. The team you will be part have primary base in Kalundborg. We are a dynamic and well-functioning department with a lot of interfaces in the organisation within QA and production. We love academic challenges and work with a big individual responsibility together with a high engagement. Social responsibility is a priority in the department – it needs to be fun and challenging to go to work.

About Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we use our competencies, dedication, and ambitions to help many people improve their lives. At the same time, we offer the opportunity to become part of a global workplace where you work with talented colleagues and where your passion and commitment are met with opportunities for personal and professional development.


If you want to know more about the job, contact Mie Rishede +45 3075 7859.


7th Aug 2022, interviews will be held continuously.

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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.