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We are seeking an experienced Controls Systems Engineer with a focus on automation equipment development, implementation and validation to join our Mobius Engineering Automation Team in Danvers, MA. Mobius Engineering is focused on the production of single-use biopharmaceuticals assemblies. This position is primarily responsible for providing innovative automated solutions to existing manual processes through collaboration with equipment suppliers and internal colleagues.
- Develop equipment documentation to meet GMP requirements, i.e.: URS, FAT, Equipment IQ/OQ/PQ, PM, SOPs. Perform IQ/OQ/PQ and provide maintenance support on instruments as needed.
- Utilize a strong understanding of PLC programming, Networking, electrical and controls systems to ensure the operability of existing production machines (PLC-Based, Rockwell), and to build the control systems for new machines. The candidate must be able to create PLC programs or make changes to existing programs to accomplish this function.
- Critically review and analyze sub-suppliers deliverables (Codes, Schematics, and Documentations).
- Create and manage network topology and I/O lists.
- Provide guidance for the safe installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of electrical control systems, including components of machinery and equipment
- Observe all regulatory requirements GMP's, ISO, internal policies. Detailed knowledge of NFPA 79, ISO 13849-1, ANSI-95 is highly preferred.
- Observe and implement Configuration Management Principles to maintain the validated state of existing validated automated manufacturing equipment.
- Act as the subject matter expert for all automation activities (Change control, validation, etc.).
Who You Are:
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in definition, design, development and implementation of production control systems for advanced technology facilities
- Experience in a commercial medical, biotechnology, Bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is highly preferred.
- PLC Programming, Motion Control and HMI experience (AB PLCs and Rockwell Software products)
- In depth knowledge of Rockwell Software packages is highly preferred (Transaction Manager, Metrics, AssetCenter, etc.) is highly preferred.
- Able to self-direct toward individual milestones as part of team projects with a strong sense of responsibility, urgency, and high energy with a positive behavior.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, ability to collaborate across disciplines
- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science.
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