Process Microbiologist - Republic of Ireland (South) - permanentOptimus Life Sciences are working with a multinational bio-pharmaceutical client to find a permanent Senior Process Microbiologist to join their site. Reporting to the Director of Quality, the incumbent will be responsible for Process Simulations and production-based validation activities.Tasks and Responsibilities: * Manage and lead microbiology team to conduct Process Simulations and Airflow Visualisation Studies * Perform requalification requirements (chemical sanitisation, moist heat sterilisation, irradiation and depyrogenation) * Investigate of microbiological issues pertaining to plant systems * Design validation and strategy documentationRequirements: * BSc in a scientific/technical discipline. * 5 years' experience within the biological or pharmaceutical industry. * Possess detailed knowledge of testing and sampling methods, techniques and related equipment. * Possess a detailed knowledge of the shop floor manufacturing process. * Knowledge of trending using statistical analysi * Knowledgeable of FDA regulatory requirements applicable to biologics and/or pharmaceuticals.If you are interested, please get in touch with:Rob Chaplin, Optimus Life Sciences, (0) .