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Automation Engineer

Company: Fraser Dove International
Location: Boston
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Automation Engineer
Are you a focused and driven Automation Engineer?
Are you looking for the next role to boost you in your career?
Have you got 3-5 years of experience and looking for a new challenge?
Fraser Dove International is working exclusively with an industry leading pharmaceutical organization who is committed to diagnosing disease in its early stages.
Our client is seeking an ambitious Automation Engineer to lead the configuration, administration, and maintenance activities of the site manufacturing automation systems.
Discover more about our Automation Engineer opportunity; its objectives, duties/responsibilities and the skills, experience and competencies needed to succeed.
Your objectives:
As the Automation Engineer, you will be measured against the following objectives:
1) Directly support manufacturing operations with troubleshooting and issue resolution with respect to automation systems.2) Working with the validation team to ensure that the manufacturing automation systems meet all commissioning, qualification, and validation requirements3) Develop and/or manage the design of process control and automation systems in compliance with cGMP, GAMP, related industry standards and customer requirements.
What you will do:
As the Automation Engineer, your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Working with our partner vendors, as well as internal subject matter experts, support project teams in the design, development, and qualification of automated processes, equipment, and systems.
  • Lead the development and/or review of user requirements specifications (URS), Functional Requirements Specifications (FRS), Hardware Design Specifications (HDS), Process and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID) for PLC and SCADA process control systems.
  • Directly support manufacturing operations with troubleshooting and issue resolution with respect to automation systems.
  • Actively promote safety rules and awareness. Demonstrate good safety practices at all times including appropriate use of protective equipment. Report and take initiative to correct safety & environmental hazards through partnership with contractors and local Environment Health and Safety resources.
  • Maintain current knowledge of, and ensure all functional activities are conducted in compliance with, the full range of related internal and external systems, technology, regulatory requirements and related policies and procedures.
  • Partner with IT to ensure that platforms associated with manufacturing automation systems are properly maintained to mitigate risk to the sites infrastructure while ensuring continuous compliance and process performance.
  • Maintain manufacturing support applications such as a data historian and a software revision manager
    What you will bring:
    These are the skills and experience you will need to succeed as the Automation Engineer:
    • Experience with Wonderware, Rockwell Automation, and Modicon software development and technical support
    • Experience leading projects and supporting projects as a subject matter expert
    • 3-5 years of subject matter expertise on manufacturing automation systems
    • Familiarity with data integrity concepts, controls, and regulations
    • Excellent verbal, written communication, and interpersonal skills.
    • Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
      What you will get:These are the perks and benefits that will complement your generous base salary:
      • Working within a fun and dynamic team.
      • Bonus Scheme
      • Retirement Scheme
      • Health Insurance
        Got what it takes?
        To apply for the Automation Engineer position, click the Apply button below or contact the Executive Search Consultant Oli Oldham on +44 (0)203 355 7050.
        Please Note:
        • This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.
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          Fraser Dove International is a specialist executive search firm operating exclusively in the life science industry. Passionate about people, we take pride in helping exceptional life science organisations source the talent they need to design, manufacture and distribute life-changing drugs, treatments and devices which transform and save patient Jobble

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