Analyzes customer's requirements to determine the optimal process control system solution and determines applicable control configuration/architecture.
Make recommendations for improvements and assist Project Manager to propose these to the customer.
Performs conceptual process control systems design, determination of process control system strategy, design of assembled programming.
Participates in and leads the design, implementation, test and startup phases of complex systems projects.
Leads and coordinates globally distributed engineering team.
Undertakes and lead FAT, SAT and site commissioning activities.
Assists Project Manager with technical issues and determine changes which may/can have commercial/scheduling impact.
Supports sales efforts by providing software demonstrations and create effort estimates for engineering work.
Bachelor's degree in any Engineering discipline, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology, and/or Chemical Engineering preferred.
Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of experience in the design and implementation of PLC based batch process control systems and/or Building Automation Systems (qualified and non-qualified) in the Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical Industry.
Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of experience of control system applications throughout the project lifecycle from initial design concepts through to installation and subsequent client support.
Understanding of Electrical schematics and P&IDs.
Familiarity with regulatory aspects of the pharmaceutical industry (e.g. GMP's, 21 CFR Part 11, Data Integrity aspects) and particularly with the related implementation guidelines (e.g. GAMP5) with specific focus on automation systems and solutions.
Experience using either FTHistorian, MS SQL Server or Oracle database systems.
Experience in interfacing information systems to the factory automation layer through data historians, OPC servers, or other mechanisms.
Further education in engineering, computer science or project management is a plus.
Demonstrates a solution-oriented mindset and is open to take on new challenges.
Extensive experience in the preparation of design and test specifications.
Control System Architecture Design (Client Server); including Virtual Client Server design experience preferred.
Experience with RA Products hardware and software product suites (ControlLogix, Studio5000, FT View, FTBatch, FT Historian and FT VantagePoint.)
Must have the ability to travel an average of about 30% of the time, including both domestic and international trips (mainly in Europe).
Client liaison and interface with management
Development and maintenance of customer relationship
Team player with the ability to integrate with other team project members
Plan, schedule, coordinate and monitor resources for projects.
Provide verbal and written reports to communicate project status as required and contribute to project review meetings.
Internal Number: R21-5720
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