Supervisor, Quality Assurance


Burlington, MA

The Role:

Moderna is seeking a Supervisor to support Quality On The Floor (OTF) oversight of manufacturing activities and Facilities at Moderna Inc. This position will be based in our cGMP Manufacturing site in Burlington, MA and will directly support the growing Personalized Medicine Program. This position will be a rotating 12-hr shift.

The main responsibility for this position is to provide quality oversight of manufacturing and Facilities, with a focus on deviations, change controls, CAPAs, changeover, and method qualifications/validations. Strong decision-making skills and independent thinking will be paramount for candidate success.

Here’s What You’ll Do:

  • Lead a team providing real-time support of manufacturing including issue resolution, changeovers, deviation identification and triage etc.

  • Support quality decisions that may impact operations, ensuring appropriate escalation

  • Identify risks and communicate gaps for quality and GMP process/systems

  • Perform real-time reviews of batch records (electronic and/or paper) and review protocols and tech transfer documents

  • Review and approve facility alarms, facility work order requests, and return-to-service documentation

  • Support assessments, reviews, and approvals of deviations and change controls

  • Author and review/approve SOPs to ensure compliance and adherence to regulations/cGMP operations

  • Collaborate with Manufacturing to resolve equipment and process issues

  • Participate in tier meetings and process improvement initiatives

  • Support internal audits

  • Practice safe work habits and adhere to Moderna’s safety procedures and guidelines

Here’s What You’ll Bring to the Table:

  • BS with 6+ years of experience, or a Master’s level degree with at least 4-years experience in the pharmaceutical/biotech industry plus leadership experience.

Moderna is pleased to provide you and your family with a comprehensive and innovative suite of benefits, including:

  • Highly competitive and inclusive medical, dental and vision coverage options
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical expenses and dependent care expenses
  • Lifestyle Spending Account funds to help you engage in personal enrichment and self-care activities
  • Family care benefits, including subsidized back-up care options and on-demand tutoring
  • Free premium access to fitness, nutrition, and mindfulness classes
  • Exclusive preferred pricing on Peloton fitness equipment
  • Adoption and family-planning benefits
  • Dedicated care coordination support for our LGBTQ+ community
  • Generous paid time off, including:
    • Vacation, sick time and holidays
    • Volunteer time to participate within your community
    • Discretionary year-end shutdown
    • Paid sabbatical after 5 years; every 3 years thereafter
  • Generous Paid Leave offerings, including 18 weeks of 100% paid parental leave for all new parents
  • 401k match and Financial Planning tools
  • Moderna-paid Life, LTD and STD insurance coverages, as well as voluntary benefit options
  • Complimentary concierge service including home services research, travel booking, and entertainment requests
  • Free parking or subsidized commuter passes
  • Location-specific perks and extras!

About Moderna

Since our founding in 2010, we have aspired to build the leading mRNA technology platform, the infrastructure to reimagine how medicines are created and delivered, and a world-class team. We believe in giving our people a platform to change medicine and an opportunity to change the world.

By living our mission, values, and mindsets every day, our people are the driving force behind our scientific progress and our culture. Together, we are creating a culture of belonging and building an organization that cares deeply for our patients, our employees, the environment, and our communities.

We are proud to have been recognized as a Science Magazine Top Biopharma Employer, a Fast Company Best Workplace for Innovators, and a Great Place to Work in the U.S.

If you want to make a difference and join a team that is changing the future of medicine, we invite you to visit to learn more about our current opportunities.

Moderna is a smoke-free, alcohol-free and drug-free work environment.

Moderna is a place where everyone can grow. If you meet the Basic Qualifications for the role and you would be excited to contribute to our mission every day, please apply!

Moderna is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Moderna is committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, ancestry or citizenship, ethnicity, disability, military or protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, or any other personal characteristic protected under applicable law. Moderna is an E-Verify Employer in the United States. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

Belonging, Inclusion, and Diversity are critical to the success of our company and our impact on society. We’re focused on attracting, retaining, developing, and advancing our employees and believe that by cultivating diverse experiences, backgrounds, and ideas, we can provide an environment where every employee is able to contribute their best.

Moderna is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to qualified job applicants with disabilities. Any applicant requiring an accommodation in connection with the hiring process and/or to perform the essential functions of the position for which the applicant has applied should make a request to the Talent Acquisition Partner or contact the Accommodations team at (EEO/AAP Employer)