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Colgate-Palmolive's Skin Health group is a place for your career to thrive! We offer opportunity, challenge, and a great team of driven and dynamic individuals. Encompassing the innovative skincare brands of PCA SKIN, EltaMD, and Filorga, we are a fast-paced, agile organization dedicated to providing skin care solutions that are backed by science.

For more than 30 years. PCA SKIN® has been and continues to be a trusted innovator in the development of highly effective professional treatments and daily care products. Our vision is to improve people’s lives by providing results-oriented skin care solutions that are backed by science for the health of your unique skin.

EltaMD made the journey to the US in 1988. Backed by science and a deep medical heritage, what started as a little Swiss secret quickly became the trusted choice for wound care and healing products by hospitals and physicians around the world. In 2007, we expanded from healing skin to include protecting skin with the launch of our cosmetically elegant line of sunscreens. Today, we are the number one trusted, recommended and personally used professional sunscreen by Dermatologists in the US.

Filorga was the 1st French aesthetic medicine laboratory founded in 1978. The brand has expanded its expertise in aesthetic medicine by providing to the general public a range of revolutionary cosmetic products formulated with NCEF, a unique compound encapsulating in topical application the same ingredients used in injections. More than fifty cosmetic products have become available over time, all of which share the same principle: to combine optimal and clinically proven effectiveness with sensorial textures and premium packaging.

Our brands are professionally recommended all over the world.

We are part of the Colgate-Palmolive family, which provides our team with domestic and global career growth opportunities in all departments. Our rich benefits includes giving employees access to our amazing skin care products!

Job Title:  NA Skin Health Quality Engineer

Travel Required?:  Travel - 25% of time
Date:  Mar 31, 2023

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 151342 - Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Skin Health Quality Engineer 


The Skin Health Quality engineer  is part of the Skin Health Group and his/her duties are focused but  not limited to the following areas: 


  • Coordinate, monitor and enhance the Skin Health quality system

  • Coordinate the Skin Health Contract Manufacturing (CM) quality program to ensure compliance to the appropriate Regulatory requirements  

  • Support CM operations to incorporate and comply with Global CM Quality Standards 

  • Manage the product release and execution of finished good release procedures

  • Drive CMs to action continuous improvement activities 

  • Support Quality Compliance initiatives as required (Quality standards implementation and auditing programs, etc.)

  • Monitor the post-market surveillance process


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Review regulatory requirements and conduct assessments on the Skin Health Quality System and products to identify gaps and direct the appropriate function to close gaps. 

  • Interpret and communicate local and international requirements to business leaders and contract manufacturers and ensure requirements are incorporated into the Skin Health Quality program to guarantee compliance with government regulatory requirements.

  • Manage the documentation system, which includes all documents vital to FDA regulated products, including Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Management of Change, Notices of Deviation, Nonconformance, and stability requirements. 

  • Coordinate the activities for the Skin Health Annual product review and mock recovery

  • Work with other areas in the assessing and definition of corrective actions for Quality issues

  • Partner with contract manufacturers to reinforce product development as well as the technology transfer and quality control processes.

  • Monitor the compliance of contract manufacturers’ quality systems and ensure product conformity.

  • Communicate clear product release requirements and specifications to the contract manufacturers.

  • Review Finished good products to ensure they meet the acceptance criteria and provide final approval. If a product does not meet the criteria, the Beneficiary has authority to reject the product.

  • Monitor customer and consumer complaint trends. Coordinate actions on complaints exceeding warning limits with Contract Manufacturers as well as Supply Chain and R&D teams and monitor the effectiveness of the implemented actions

  • Communicate and provide guidance on the implementation of Quality Standards for External Manufacturers.


Basic Knowledge and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree on Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmacy or other related technical field

  • Solid experience on Quality / Solid knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices

  • Knowledge on Windows & Google Suite

  • Strong Communication and Time Management skills

Salary Range $70,400 - $103,950 USD
Pay is based on several non discriminatory factors including but not limited to experience, education, skills and office location. In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive
offers a performance based bonus and competitive benefits package.


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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