Team Leader, Manufacturing

Posted Date: 07-Oct-2021

Location: Eysins, VD, CH, 1262

Company: Quotient

Building on 30 years of experience in transfusion diagnostics, Quotient is a commercial stage diagnostics company committed to delivering solutions that reshape the way diagnostics is practiced.  Quotient has two key product portfolios, Alba by Quotient and MosaiQTM by Quotient. The Alba by Quotient product range is comprised of high-quality reagents used to keep laboratories around the world running efficiently. They are sold directly to laboratories or through our OEM partners. MosaiQ™ by Quotient is our proprietary multiplex microarray technology, offering the world’s first fully automated, consolidated testing platform, allowing for multiple tests across different modalities. MosaiQ™ is designed to be a game-changing solution, which we believe will increase efficiencies, improve clinical practice, deliver significant workflow improvements and operational cost savings to laboratories around the world. Quotient’s operations are based in Eysins/Switzerland, Edinburgh/Scotland and Newtown/Pennsylvania.





Quotient is recruiting for a Team Leader, Manufacturing to join the Manufacturing team based in Eysins. The role is a full-time and permanent position.


The role of the Team Leader, Manufacturing consists in ensuring manufacturing activities and supervising the Manufacturing Technicians working in shift.



The main responsibilities will include:


  • Dispatch and coordinate the detailed resources planning;
  • Complete staff appraisals, absence and return to work assessments;
  • Define and evaluate needs of resources to perform activities according to the planning;
  • Define and follow-up training of teams members and/or newcomers (training plan, multis skills matrix etc..);
  • Ensure the manufacturing batch records follow-up and review;
  • Ensure consumptions and material follow-up according to the procedures;
  • Anticipate, escalate technical constraints to be considered to achieve efficiently the manufacturing;
  • Ensure all work is documented, checked, reviewed and completed promptly;
  • Discuss and raise QMS records as appropriate (i.e : NC, CC );
  • Identify any deviation from the standard and record it in the quality management system;
  • Escalate events or issue through the tiered responsibility process and escalation tools available;
  • Support and follow-up of relevant KPI’s to reflect production performance;
  • Maintain and ensure Work Instruction used within the manufacturing area are up to date and ensure that all accurate for activities undertaken are being followed;
  • Maintain excellent levels of housekeeping, cleanliness and safety within the manufacturing areas,
  • Actively participate in the review and update of procedures, SOP’s and any other relevant documents; 
  • Progress Quality records (CAPA’s, NC’s, CC’s, etc) within agreed timelines.




  • Excellent knowledge of GMP requirement & strong experience in manufacturing-controlled environment;
  • Extensive experience of working in a high throughput environment to meet tight deadlines;
  • Mastering bioprocesses (i.e: downstream purification techniques, cells preparation);
  • Be very familiar in a technical environment with semi-automatic equipment;
  • Being able to identify and report technical events;
  • Strong IT skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and ERP, MES skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint);
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills;
  • Clear communication about issues and areas of improvement in a timely manner;
  • Good analytics skills;
  • Show motivation, ownership and commitment;
  • Fluent English speaking, reading and writing;
  • Work in shift & week-end work;
  • Flexible in case of change of planning and/or for urgent planning recovery request.