Automation Engineer / No-289

4070 Klybeck
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2019-06-28 16:00
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​For our client in the pharmaceutical industry located in Basel, we are currently looking for an (m/w/d) Automation Engineer:


  • Automation engineer with experience in DeltaV programming to enable effective and efficient review of: 
  • Functional specification (FS) documentations supplied by the engineering partner working on the HDPB Plant 1 project. 
  • Perform checks of the accuracy and evaluate changes to the P&IDs and other project engineering documentation which may impact the FS.
  • Attend relevant project review automation review meetings – FS review 
  • Preparation of Biofuture program and HDPB Plant1 automation documentation for based on the Plant0 standard for transmittal to Emerson. 
  • Review test specification documentation from the HDPB Plant1 project. 
  • Work in close co-ordination with the NTO Biofuture program lead automation engineer. 
  • Support the NTO Biofuture automation program lead in providing a knowledge interface between Plant0 automation, the Biofuture program automation and the HDPB Plant1 roll out project. 
  • Support VFAT activities when required. 
  • Work activities will be carried out in Switzerland. 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as an Automation expert within GMP, regulated environments. 
  • Pharmaceutical / Biological industry background preferred 
  • Expertise in a broad range of Automation areas such as process control, CIP & SIP, OEM control systems and distributed control systems (Emerson DeltaV including Batch control is a mandatory) 
  • Experienced in working with P&IDs, PFD’s, reading and interpreting process descriptions. 
  • Experience and knowledge of working with strict change control 
  • Reading, Reviewing and writing functional specifications (past experience of working with Novartis matrix style FS documentation would be useful but is not a mandatory) 
  • Ability to work in a cross function organization with Process, engineering and user elements. 
  • Team player and problem solver, self-driven and able to work with minimum supervision. 
  • Fluent in written and spoken English is mandatory, written and spoken German is beneficial but not a must. 


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