Search Jobs

Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)


Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)

Lead Automation Engineer job in Hampshire

  • Show me jobs like this one
  • More jobs from this recruiter
  • Email this job to a friend
  • Print this job
Job Ref:  204474993
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Civil and Structural
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Hampshire
City:  Hampshire
Post Code:  GU12
Salary:  £45000 - £50000/annum £45-50k plus benefits
10/10/2016 18:48
Lead Automation Engineer R&D


+ Working within the R&D group to develop automation on production systems for the Biopharmaceutical market
+ Lead automation development or improvement from an early phase, managing specification, design, industrialization, and transfer to manufacturing as part of a global multi-disciplinary product development team.
+ This role will focus on common standards for automation architecture and overall strategy in collaboration with hardware and software engineering.

Essential Job Functions:

+ Interact with and support other departments and outsourced teams (such as supply chain, quality, logistics and product management) to facilitate handover and ensure all have required knowledge of products.
+ Be a resource for ongoing development projects by:

- Developing new design concepts in alignment with industry standards
- Transferring qualified design packages to engineering group for customer configuration
- Analyzing and identifying strong vendors and partners
- Leading prototype design, build, and testing
- Authoring documentation for internal audience as well as end users
- Providing ongoing expertise for technical problem solving post-launch

+ Collaborating with maintenance teams during development and assisting with generation of strong maintenance procedures.
+ Travel will vary according to project needs but may be up to 30% across multiple months. Yearly average of 20% or less. Travel will mainly include United States, Belgium, Germany and United Kingdom. Candidate must have capability to obtain entry into these countries given appropriate visa assistance.

Minimum Qualifications:

+ Minimum degree or equivalent in a relevant Engineering field or Computer Science degree with relevant automation experience.
+ 5+ years experience in an industrial Automation Engineering or relevant Product Design role

Position Competencies:

+ Demonstrated success in leadership including developing and executing project plans and reporting plans/results to management.
+ Proven track record of product development including management of outside contractors, automation architecture design, authorship of specifications, maintenance of appropriate documentation and ability to work within a global multi-disciplinary team
+ Language: Technical English fluency required

- Experience working with PLC code (from any major PLC supplier) and GAP
- Basic knowledge of one or more programming languages (C++, C#, WinCC, Python preferred)
- Soft prototyping capability in CAD packages such as SolidWorks, ProE or similar
- Familiarity with the biopharmaceutical industry and applicable security regulations for automated products such as 21CFR part 11
- Experience with developing products for use in GMP environments including a working knowledge of GAMP 5 development strategies
- Familiarity with common communications protocols such as OPC-DA/UA and Modbus (serial and Ethernet)
- Experience of software application life cycle management

+ Ability to read and/or communicate effectively in German/Dutch/French
Copyright © Rengineeringjobs.com Job Board 2011  | Powered by JobMount Job Board Software