Validation Engineer IV prepares all protocols and reports for validation work. Coordinates all validation activities by constant communication with affected departments and personnel; oversees and reviews validation area processes and procedures. Being a Validation Engineer IV may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Validation Engineer IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Validation Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience.