The ideal candidate should already possess initial work experience in pharmaceutical production under Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

Who's we? 

eyetec is a young, entrepreneurial, innovative and ambitious company that is cementing its place in the pharmaceutical sector. 

eyetec is a small but growing team of curious team players who take pride in their job but also value the team dynamic. At eyetec we work independently and flexibly on a basis of trust. We also make room for fun, to increase the sense of belonging.   

What will you be doing as a Quality Assurance Officer? 

GMP stands for the legal requirements imposed on the production of medicines. As a Quality Assurance Officer, your role involves ensuring our projects comply with these standards, reporting directly to eyetec's compliance director, who also serves as a Qualified Person (QP) for various Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMP) manufacturers, including cell and gene therapies.

Your tasks will include: 

  • Assisting with GMP audits; 

  • Daily quality control support for our clients; 

  • Creating and defending visual inspection policies; 

  • Developing GMP compliance strategies; 

  • Drafting or reviewing batch records, qualification and validation documents, SOPs, and WIs; 

  • Conducting analyses on causes and risks for visual inspection, ATMP production, and cleaning or sterilization processes; 

  • Overseeing our internal quality system (ISO9001:2015); 

  • Educating and sensitizing our team on quality standards. 

Where will you be working as a Quality Assurance Officer?  

As part of the eyetec team, your work as a Quality Assurance Officer can be based in our office in Tielen, from home, or directly at client sites. As a dynamic and growing company delivering 'compliant solutions for pharma' within the regulated pharmaceutical industry, eyetec values thorough training for its employees, rewarding independence and adaptability. 


What is expected of you? 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy, Bioengineering, Chemistry, or Biomedical Sciences, or equivalent experience. A Master's degree is a bonus.
  • Open to candidates with different degrees who believe they are suitable. Please explain why in your application.
  • Experience with QA in a GMP environment, familiarity with ATMP production and knowledge in washing/sterilization or visual inspection of parenteral drugs are advantageous.
  • Strong communication skills in Dutch and English are essential. French, Spanish, Italian or German is beneficial.
  • Ability to negotiate solutions within a team, prioritizing compliance while mindful of technical and financial constraints.
  • Analytical skills to identify the root causes of deviations.
  • Comfortable working in a GMP regulated environment, adhering to pharmaceutical client's procedures.
  • Ambition to grow within an expanding company and deepen your knowledge of drug production.

Job-Related Competencies

  • Educate and train staff on quality principles.
  • Evaluate the cost of non-conformities.
  • Create and implement measurement and analysis protocols for hygiene, safety, environment and quality.
  • Establish reference systems for hygiene, safety, environment and quality.
  • Test and evaluate the quality of products or services: specifically pharmaceutical products.
  • Encourage staff awareness of organization, quality, and safety standards.
  • Provide technical support for quality, maintenance, and methods.
  • Implementing actions: Organizing pharmacovigilance 
  • Monitor quality and enforce corrective measures to ensure regulatory compliance and customer satisfaction.
  • Develop and apply methods for quality monitoring awareness.
  • Analyze non-conformity cases and determine corrective actions.
  • Identify issues such as incidents and quality problems.
  • Recommend and implement preventive and corrective measures.
  • Work within global and specific quality management systems.
  • Perform quality, supplier and environmental audits.
  • Manage and update documentation.
  • Analyze quality data to identify trends and areas for improvement.
  • Verify the qualifications of resources and compliance of instruments.
  • Refine and ensure the application of quality procedures.
  • Oversee the work of suppliers or service providers.
  • Validate measurement and analysis results.
  • Share outcomes with quality, production teams, customers, and representatives.
  • Oversee quality controls on products throughout production and packaging.
  • Drive continuous improvement in quality assurance.
  • Suggest and implement changes to enhance productivity, quality, and safety.

Personal Competencies

  • A strong capacity for learning and absorbing new information quickly.
  • Inventiveness and creativity in solving problems.
  • Flexibility to adapt swiftly to new situations or changes.
  • A keen eye for detail, ensuring precision in all tasks.
  • The capability to work autonomously, managing tasks and projects independently.


What is offered to you? 

  • Intensive training in a fascinating and complex market with many career opportunities. 

  • Essential tools for your role, including a personal laptop and mobile phone.
  • The chance to grow within an energetic and burgeoning company.
  • A stimulating full-time position, competitive salary and additional legal benefits, tailored to your experience.
  • Mentorship from an experienced Qualified Person (QP).
  • Our main office is in Tielen, offering the flexibility of remote work and the opportunity for client visits.

Place of employment

  • Kemelbeekstraat 80D, 2460 Tielen

Required Qualifications

  • A Master's degree in Drug Development: Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Industrial Sciences: Biochemistry, Biology, or a similar qualification gained through professional experience.
  • A minimum of 2 years' work experience.

Language Proficiency

  • Excellent command of Dutch and English; proficiency in French is advantageous.

Other Requirements

  • A valid driving license (Category B).

Contract Details

  • Permanent position with an indefinite contract.
  • Full-time employment with daytime hours.

Application Process

  • Interested candidates should apply by submitting a CV along with a cover letter.
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