Automation Engineer

BredaIPharmaceutical Sector

Job description


The Automation team within the Operations IS department is seeking an enthusiastic, results-oriented and experienced Automation Engineer to join our growing organization in Breda, NL.

The candidate will be responsible for the automation aspects related to the implementation of new or upgraded equipment to ensure equipment reliability and organization readiness and sustainability. This is an excellent opportunity for a driven, highly experienced, and talented individual to join a dynamic organization passionately committed to supporting the values and goals.

Key responsibilities:

• Manage the delivery of the IS Automation aspects according to project timelines; 
• Author and/or review design documents such as requirements specifications and line design specifications; 
• Ensure equipment is implemented in the Manufacturing network taking network security settings (incl. domain settings and firewalls) into account; 
• Ensure equipment is secured with company standards of security software; 
• Deliver progress reporting to IS (Project) Management;
• Implement company automation standards for hardware and software; 
• Install mandatory monitoring tools; 
• Participate in Data Integrity Assessments; 
• Conduct Automation Preventive Maintenance assessments; 
• Advise on Automation spare parts to create Asset Spareparts List; 
• Create and test backup/restore procedures/Work Instructions for
configurable parts; 

• Create parameter and audit trail review procedures/Work Instructions; 
• Support the connection to PI data historian; 
• Support FAT/commissioning/qualification activities as required; 
• Provide Automation training to the Maintenance and Engineering department and applicable Operators; 
• Provide on the floor operational hypercare support as needed; 
• Update any other IS or Automation documentation to sustain operational support.


Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor or Master degree in Industrial Automation Engineering, Industrial Information Systems; 
• Proven experience of independent project execution in a cross functional, global environment within IS and Engineering;
• At least 5 years’ experience providing process control and information systems solutions and support to manufacturing organizations in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong competencies in automation with the ability to oversee multiple activities while maintaining a focus on quality;
• Exceptional interpersonal and collaboration skills to effectively communicate and build relationships with a broad spectrum of diverse audiences around the world;
• Ability to influence and drive projects in matrix teams;
• Ability to communicate professionally and effectively (verbal and written) with various stakeholders;
• Ability to apply critical thinking, skills and knowledge to solve issues

Organisation and department description Our client is one of the world’s leading pharma companies. They strive to serve patients by transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health or save lives. In everything we do, we aim to fulfill our mission to serve patients.
The Production & Manufacturing site in the Netherlands receives its products as semi-manufactured goods, which are then assembled, labeled and packed country-specific, stored and shipped to various countries worldwide.Offer

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Besides competitive salary and favorable working conditions we offer you coaching and support in the choices you have to make in personal-, talent development and career opportunities.

What if you need more information?:

If you have any questions or you want to apply, do not hesitate to contact: Select Projects/Stefan van der Waal or call at: 06-20477367

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