Operations Technology Engineer

Posted 22 Sep 2022

Suzhou, Jiangsu - China

Req Id 243808


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Everything we do in Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


Your role:

You will design, implement and operate Operational Technology (OT) systems, manage respective asset investment projects and govern local teams of our worldwide operations network of manufacturing sites. Your tasks range from global governance functions and standards development to designing, building, commissioning and maintaining systems. In this role, you will define project tasks and service level agreements, and manage internal project teams as well as external suppliers with full responsibility on quality, cost, timelines and know how protection.

Our OT systems typically consist of the central process control system with data historians and interfaces to PIM-, LIM- or Manufacturing Intelligence systems. While defining, building and maintaining these systems you are the interface to our local and global IT organizations. You are keen to manage medium-sized interdisciplinary, global teams of specialists. You are able to find the right balance of doing and delegating design, coding and management tasks.

You will be involved in continuous improvement projects for running systems and you will perform user trainings including security requirements. There is a 25% travel expectation for this role, both domestic and international travel.


Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, automation, or electrical engineering
  • 3+ years’ experience in OT system design and project execution of digitalization projects
  • Advanced knowledge in OT infrastructure design, software engineering and IT security
  • Experience in configuring & operating virtual machine and virtual network technology (VMs, VLANs)
  • Hands on experience in configuration, installation, diagnosis, & maintenance of OT systems hardware and software
  • Ability to work on global, cross functional teams


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in implementing layers of protection for cyber security, OT, and IT
  • Experience in planning & programming Siemens PCS7 distributed control systems
  • Advanced degree in computer science, automation, electrical engineering, or related field is preferred
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

HR: 95593

Functional Area: Engineering & Skilled Trade

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

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