(Q-88) Senior Specialist - Automation Engineer

(Q-88) Senior Specialist - Automation Engineer

12 nov
Siena Provincia

12 nov


Siena Provincia

Job Purpose


This position can be based in Rixensart - Belgium OR Siena - Italy.

As the S enior Specialist – Automation Engineer , you are expected to provide robotics engineering support with the primary objective of developing automated processes and analytical methods relying on the usage of robotic technologies.

Your Responsibilities:

- You will be responsible for driving the transformation of Drug Substance development towards task automation and robotic control.

- You will establish new automation applications for our existing platforms (e.g. TECAN, Hamilton and AmbR) .

- You will drive the system integration of separated pieces of equipment in a controlling unit relying on PAT (Process Analytical Technology)/sensors.

- You will collaborate with Scientists to translate existing manual procedures into automated workflows integrating new assets on automation platforms, ensuring optimal efficiency & performance.

- You will develop performance and qualification procedures for the maintenance of automation platforms.

- You will define and follow continuous improvement for the lifecycle of automated systems, including system troubleshooting and upgrade.

- You will develop introductory equipment training packages and train equipment users on key concepts associated with the robotic platforms to support best-practice and mitigate avoidable run failures, ensuring optimal routine operation.

- You will establish and maintain strong relationships with vendor application specialists.

- You will stay up to date regarding new developments in the field of laboratory automation and inhouse new standards.

- You will help develop best-practice and facilitate knowledge sharing between automation SME’s at GSK within Technical R&D; as well as equivalent based in other functions outside of Technical R&D; (QC, MSAT, Clinical Laboratory Studies, Preclinical, Pharma, etc.)


Why you?

Basic Qualifications:

We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:

- Master’s degree in Electro-Mechanic Engineering, Process Automation, Robotics or related field with 5+ years of experience.

- Min 5 years’ experience in lab instrument support or in process automation preferably in the Biopharma industry is required.

- Expertise in Commissioning and Validation of automation systems.

- Understanding of device networking and communications protocols.

- Extensive experience writing protocols in Evoware & Venus software .

- Experience in installing & servicing large integrated systems.

- Experience with PAT and automated control units .

- Influencing skills & bringing people on board is essential for you to be able to drive the transformation of Drug Substance development towards automated processes.

- Proficiency in English is a MUST & French/ Italian are a Plus.

Preferred Qualifications:

If you have the following characteristics it would be a plus:

- Must have the ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment and communicate effectively.

- Optimistic mindset.

- Customer-oriented.

- Easy social networking/ interfacing.

- Have the skills & capacity to train others and be able to translate complex material into “simple” content for day-to-day use by the Scientists.

- The ability to effectively work and perform within a team of related platform staff is essential.

- Must have the ability to work with cross-functional teams and communicate effectively.

- Have the capacity to coordinate a small group to implement studies from development projects.

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