philip morris - technology transfer engineer in Neuchatel

Quentin Terrisse, Randstad Inhouse Services PMP Neuchâtel
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neuchatel, neuchâtel
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quentin terrisse, randstad inhouse services pmp neuchâtel
058 242 15 69
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Are you up for a challenge? Do you look for ways to grow in your job and have the opportunity to join the highly dynamic environment of an international leading company? For our client Philip Morris SA in Neuchâtel, we are seeking a:

Technology Transfer Engineer

(100% - Long Term contracted assignment)

As Nicotine Containing Products (NCP) Technology Transfer Engineer, you will be responsible to lead the characterization of new manufacturing processes for HTPs, prepare the reference control strategies and ensure the successful transfer and related implementation in the selected manufacturing site.


  • In collaboration with product & process development partners and subject matter experts, lead and consolidate the Process Characterization documentation as a mean for process design improvement and knowledge gathering
  • Facilitate conduction of cross functional Risk Assessment of new manufacturing processes and ensure appropriate mitigations are identified and deployed
  • Ensure definition and maintenance of a relevant Process Control Strategy for new products and processes as a central reference for manufacturing centers
  • Provide a direction to the cross-functional continuous improvement strategy by performing Analytical Studies, Data & Trend Analysis and finalizing the related reports
  • Investigate product development and manufacturing non-conformities related data to foster understanding across the relevant functions of product performance and of product-consumer interaction in order to correct and/or prevent re-occurrence
  • Conduct high quality, timely and tailored analysis & reporting of the above for a broad range of internal customers
  • Closely liaise with project management team to guide and ensure that Technology Transfer activities are executed in Compliance with the requirements of our Quality Management System
  • Provide training and guidance to business functions on Process Characterization and Technology Transfer procedures.


  • University degree in Biochemical or Physical sciences and/or Engineering or equivalent skills through demonstrated experience
  • Strong analytical capabilities and problem solving skills coupled with natural curiosity
  • Good knowledge of different types of product and process development and manufacturing operations
  • Experience in quality assurance in tobacco, food and/or pharmaceutical or similar industry
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with emphasis on reports writing
  • Fluent in English both written and spoken
  • Knowledge of relevant standards (ISO 9001, GMP, HACCP)
  • Well-developed IT skills (Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Self-starter who truly enjoys working and learning in a fast-paced, innovative environment
  • Agile team player who likes working cross-functionally
  • Start date: As soon as possible

If you are interested in this challenging position, please do not hesitate to send us your CV, motivation letter, latest certificates and the date of your availability. Only online applications will be considered. We look forward to your application that will be treated with full confidentiality.

Please note that a UE27/AELE nationality or a valid Swiss Work Permit are required for this position