Automation Engineer

Job Title: Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool, England
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-05-02
Reference: 81075
Contact Name: Ellie Charlwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2018 11:47

Job Description

My client, a blue-chip pharmaceutical company based in the North West, is looking for an Automation Engineer to join their rapidly expanding team

Duties will include - 

- Providing support for Automation including troubleshooting problems in manufacturing and working closely with IT to solve issues

- Providing support to testing and validation teams for functional and integration testing (IQ/OQ/UAT)

- Day to day support for manufacturing related IT (MES, data historian, vLAN)

- Developing and maintaining manufacturing IT policies and procedures compliant to GAMP

- Supporting the Automation Process Control System solutions and other OEM control systems (eg. SCADA)

- Ensuring all GMP related activity is done right and on time


Skills and experience required - 

- Expertise in Manufacturing IT or Automation

- Hands on experience of development and administration of manufacturing IT (eg. VMWARE, Citrix, MES, SAP, Data historian etc.)

- Experience of OEM control systems

- Educated to degree level or equivalent