Pilot Process Engineer

Posté 07 déc. 2021

Jaffrey, New Hampshire - United States

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



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Your Role: 

We are seeking an experienced Manufacturing/Process Engineer with a focus on mechanical and automation equipment development, implementation, and validation to join our Pilot Production Team in Jaffrey, NH. The Pilot Team is focused on the development and production of single-use biopharmaceutical devices and assemblies. This position will primarily be working with a team of engineers and technicians by leading projects that support the manufacturing floor. It requires regular interaction with other engineers, technicians, quality, R&D and production operators. Proactively evaluate all activities within a work cell and apply knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials to resolve problems quickly.  Assist in providing innovative automated solutions to existing manual processes through collaboration with equipment suppliers and internal colleagues.

The idea candidate will:

  • Utilize data to identify gaps in process robustness and develop improvement plans
  • Assess the projected cost of the proposed improvements and manage the budget for these efforts
  • Manage overall improvement plan.  This includes driving team to meet objectives, schedule, and budget
  • Communicate status, risks, and progress of qualification efforts to management and key stakeholders
  • Develop and write equipment documentation (i.e. VMP, URS, FAT, Equipment IQ/OQ/PQ, DOE, and SOPs) for appropriate equipment and systems within the guidelines of cGMP, internal policies, and procedures
  • Provide guidance for the safe installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of automation machinery and equipment
  • Train operators and Maintenance Technicians on new equipment and process
  • Develop, evaluate, improve, and document mechanical assemblies used in the manufacturing processes
  • Design fixtures, tooling, and conceptual mechanical layouts
  • Provide engineering support in operations to trouble shoot and resolve technical mechanical and electrical issues
  • Support company policies and procedures, goals, and objectives, all regulatory and GMP requirements
  • Lead LEAN initiatives within the Pilot work center



Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (e.g., Manufacturing, Industrial, Mechanical, Design)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, ability to collaborate across disciplines
  • Capable of working on multiple tasks, meet established deadlines and demonstrate strong attention to detail
  • Ability to self-direct toward individual milestones as part of team projects with a strong sense of responsibility, urgency, and high energy with a positive behavior


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of manufacturing experience.
  • Prior experience in medical, biotechnology or Bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is highly preferred
  • Knowledge of Quality Systems (Exception, Investigation, CAPA, Risk & Change Management), with experience in establishing, improving, managing & assessing Quality Systems
  • Experience in process development and improvement including leading risk assessments and FMEA's leading and managing teams
  • Ability to work in a matrixed team environment with demonstrated capability to influence and manage w/o authority
  • LSS Green Belt, Lean manufacturing experience/knowledge
  • Aptitude to grasp modern technology quickly


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