Senior IT/OT Engineer (all genders)

Posté 10 déc. 2021

Darmstadt, Hessen - Germany

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A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 58,000 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 20% international travel expectation for this role.


Who You Are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, automation or electrical engineering, advanced degree preferred
  • 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 implementing layers of protection for cyber security, OT and IT
  • Hands on experience in diagnosis, maintenance, installation and setup of OT systems hardware and software
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work on global, cross functional teams


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


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