Professional Application Engineer 50% (Scientific & Manufacturing) / ro-499

4303 Kaiseraugst
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2018-08-08 11:50
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For our Swiss customer located in Basel we are currently looking for (m/f) an Professional Application Engineer 50% (Scientific & Manufacturing)

  • Type of placement:  months, external contract with possible long term extension
  • Company:  major Pharma company in Basel area
  • Salary:  level 2 , please ask us for the exact rate range 

IT: (monthly all in salary levels in CHF,  level1= 5-10k , level2=10-15k,  level3= >15k)


We are looking for a Professional Application Engineer to work for the “Drug Product Manufacturing and Strategy & Engineering IT”, which is supporting Pharma Global Technical Operations, located at Kaiseraugst, Switzerland. The context of this position is an on-going global project. Within this project the position will focus on technical integration between new SAP ATTP and existing Shop-Floor Serialization Solution.


Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support activities of a Shop-floor Serialization application upgrade, testing and rollout
  • Create and update technical project documentation (e.g. test cases)
  • Contribute for agreed project CSV documentation (CSV compliance, accurate technical content, on-time delivery)
  • Coordination and alignment of project documentation-related topics within the project team (global)
  • Identification, analysis, resolution and eventual escalation of technical and documentation issues


General information:

  • Preferred start date: 13.08.2018
  • Latest start date: 01.09.2018
  • End date: 28.02.2019
  • Location: Kaiseraugst (min. 1 day per week on-site or per agreement)
  • Workload = 50%
  • Travelling: Not required
  • Home Office/Remote: Possible, but min. 1 day per week on-site
  • Department: FPPM (Pharma IT, MES and Serialization)

Must Haves

  • Proven record of successful projects in a highly regulated industry like Pharmaceuticals (5 to 7 years)
  • Shop-Floor Serialization Systems experience incl. interface integration to SAP systems
  • Hands-on experience in Shop Floor Serialization Level 3 (e.g. Laetus, Antares, SEAVision)
  • Experience in interfacing with other systems like SAP
  • Strong experience in CSV and GxP compliance (process and software)
  • Analytical thinking, structured approach to resolution of issues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to arbitrate between a wide range of stakeholders to come to a solution (former work experience with stakeholders would be a big plus)
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)


Nice to Haves

  • +++ Laetus Track+Trace system
  • +++ SAP AII / OER and / or SAP ATTP system
  • +++ Experience with global / multi-site Manufacturing projects
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