Qualified Person (QP)

Job Description

Qualified Person (QP)

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.

We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment with opportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally and professionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our team as a QP.  You will be based at our PETNET site at Mount Vernon (MVH) in Northwood, North London, England.

We welcome applications from candidates who have been certified as a QP within the EU. We can provide visa application assistance.

As a Qualified Person, you will be responsible for:

Within PETNET UK the MVH the QP is primarily responsible for the certification and release of medicinal product batches manufactured at the site in accordance with Annex 16 of the Rules and Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Distributors (current edition) and EU GMP. The MVH QP will also be required to act as a back-up QP for the Nottingham City Hospital (NCH) site when required.

As a member of the UK Quality team, the MVH QP is also responsible for:

o    Managing the UK Quality Management System in collaboration with the NCH QA team

o    Representing Quality in local and regional projects

o    Collaboration with PETNET Regulatory Affairs

This role will involve shift work, with some early starts and Saturday working.

Required skills to have for the success of this role


  • Degree in Life sciences
  • Eligible to act as a Qualified Person in UK


  • Problem solving / root cause analysis
  • Oral and written communication / presentation skills
  • Concise and persuasive in the description of the different QA situations to ensure GMP compliance at all times


  • Knowledge of quality requirements through the whole value chain
  • Working knowledge of UK and EU GMP requirements

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognise that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

Our culture: We are part of an incredible community of scientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilled specialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’s lives around the world.  We embrace a culture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual can be unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continued success.

Siemens Healthineers has been Certified™ as a ‘great place to work’.  We are inspired to transform the way things are done – because we want what is best for our people, our customers, and ultimately to help everyone live longer and healthier lives. To find out more about our business and recent news, please explore our website.


  • A competitive salary
  • Generous pension contributions
  • 26 days holiday
  • Access to our flexible benefits from private medical insurance to dental cover
  • Corporate Social Responsibility opportunities including 2 paid volunteering days per year
  • Support from our 24/7 employee assistance programme

We recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Full / Part time: Full-time

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