Process Controls and Analytical Technology Engineer

Posted 21 Apr 2022

Branchburg, New Jersey - United States

Req Id 245823



A career with EMD Electronics 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. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


Everything we do in EMD 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.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.

Your Role:

At EMD Electronics in Branchburg, NJ, the Process Controls and Analytical Technology Engineer will build a state-of-the-art production process using digitalization to fulfill our customers’ expectations of product quality and process control. This will be accomplished by managing the planning and processes of multiple capex projects on site while collaborating with the Production, Quality, Facilities, and R&D teams to deliver engineering solutions. You will build a culture of EHS Excellence by identifying Environmental, Health and Safety improvements and managing contractors with respect to all codes and policies.  You will engage with the global project team to develop and implement a distributed control system for the site that will deliver automated data collection.  You will demonstrate good project management skills by documenting all aspects of the projects (incl. design, timeline, cost tracking, drawings). You will bring forward continuous improvement opportunities that will advance our process control and data analytics capabilities.


Position may include up to 20% travel by car and/or plane.


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Automation, Electrical Engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in capital project execution


Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge in process control design and applications in process industries especially for Semiconductor Industries
  • Experience in leading and motivating a team
  • Advanced understanding of industry wide technology trends and best practices
  • Acumen for process design engineering and process development
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams with strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to respond to international team requirements with varying work schedules 
  • Excellent computer literacy and knowledge of CAD software

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!

Curious? Chat with one of our curious minds on our interactive Q&A platform and catch a glimpse of our people, values, and culture. You can also apply and find more information at
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If you are a resident of a Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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