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The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) Senior Instrumentation Executive in Hyderabad, India


Summary of the Position

This is a Non-supervisory position in Central Lab Operations department responsible for the Lab Equipment management and Equipment breakdowns of USP-India Labs.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • To coordinate with RSL, R&D, VER, Synthetic and Biologics departments of USP India site for all Equipment Qualification and servicing activities of the site.

  • To coordinate with vendors and internal departments during installation of any equipment/software in USP India Laboratory and ensure proper documentation. Responsible to ensure operational SOPs are available for all the critical equipments.

  • Responsible to coordinate with vendors and internal departments for the annual Equipment validations as per the validation master plan.

  • Responsible for preparation, review and approve Equipment validation protocols and reports.

  • To address Equipment qualification issues by coordination with vendors.

  • To handle and resolve breakdowns for some of the Lab equipment’s.

  • To support In-House service engineer in resolving the critical Equipment breakdown issues.

  • To support and execute In-House validations and calibrations.

  • Responsible for management of Equipment software

  • To update the centralized metrological databases as per the activities performed.

  • Responsible for issuance of Equipment logbooks.

  • Responsible to coordinate with vendors for the internal and external trainings.

  • To support in handling of Change controls

  • To support in preparation of Equipment maintenance and utilization trends

  • To take up the additional responsibilities assigned by the supervisor.  

Basic Qualifications

  • BE / B.Tech in Instrument Engineering or M.Sc. in Instrumentation with Minimum 6-8 years’ experience in a reputed Pharmaceutical company.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge on trouble shooting and preventive maintenance of Laboratory equipment’s like HPLC, GC, LCMS etc.

  • Knowledge on Laboratory compliance (GMP and GLP).

  • Knowledge on execution of Validation/Calibration activities for some of the equipment’s.

  • Strong hold on ERP, Empower, Nu-Genesis SDMS Software will be an added advantage.

Supervisory Responsibilities



USP provides you with the benefits you need to protect yourself and your family today and tomorrow. From company-paid time off, comprehensive healthcare options to retirement savings, you can have peace of mind that your personal and financial wellbeing are protected.

About USP

The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) USP is an independent scientific organization that collaborates with the world's top experts in health and science to develop quality standards for medicines, dietary supplements, and food ingredients. USP brings together more than 1,100 talented professionals across five global locations to deliver its mission to strengthen the supply of safe quality medicines and supplements worldwide. USP is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOE) and affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. USP does not accept unsolicited resumes from 3rd party recruitment agencies and is not responsible for fees from recruiters or other agencies except under specific written agreement with USP.

Note: As a condition of employment with United States Pharmacopeia- India Private Limited’s(USP), duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, all employees and contingent staff hired after November 1st, 2021 are required to be fully vaccinated unless a reasonable accommodation is approved.

Job Category Laboratory/Production

Job Type Full-Time