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Senior MES Engineer

Reference:RH A008777 Location: Dublin
Qualification:DegreeExperience:5-7 Years
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: MES Consultant, MES Engineer

Senior MES Engineer required for a contract role with a Dublin based Biopharmaceutical facility.

Role Summary:
The Manufacturing Specialist (MES) – will report to the Manager Manufacturing (MES) and will be responsible for development, configuration and testing of Master Batch Records (MBRs) from initial to final design. The successful candidate will have at least five to ten years of experience in a pharmaceutical or biotech industry and will have demonstrated competency in leading teams to deliver complex MBR designs in time with project timelines.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Broad technical experience in MES systems
  • Experience of working in syringe/Vial manufacturing operations or have a demonstrated capacity to learn quickly and adapt to new technology
  • The ability to adapt quickly to the demands of syringe/Vial filling.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • The development, configuration and testing of Master Batch Records (MBRs) from initial to final design.
  • Leading MBR development design reviews including liaising with Operations, Process Development and Quality functions
  • Drafting , executing and reviewing Application Lifecycle Management test scripts and test sets for testing MBR design.
  • Support and ongoing development of the site MES system in development of MBRs and improving the MES business process.
  • Training of Electronic Batch Record (EBR) end-users (Supervisors, Operators, Technical/QA/Support staff).
  • any applicable equipment integration design, configuration and testing to allow MBR interaction with shop floor equipment - OSI PI, Recipe Managers - Siemens, Rockwell, Kepware OPC Server
  • Accountable for Delivering Results by ensuring that all metrics relating to schedule, output, quality, safety and reporting are met.
  • Communicating issues and promptly escalating issues that may jeopardise manufacturing deliverables.

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science
  • Working knowledge of parenteral in pharmaceutical/biotech industries or aseptic processing
  • Knowledge of regulation requirements (GMP & EH&S)
  • Typically 5 – 10 years’ experience in an aseptic pharmaceutical environment.

For more information contactRuth Hollandon087 7822