Lead Process Development & Automation Engineer

Leading international manufacturer

Your Future Role

This position contributes to the success of the company by managing the Process Design, New Production Equipment and Fixture Design in order to achieve quality, cost and service objectives that are aligned with corporate strategies.

Involved in new product development and current product improvements, taking on both the technical challenges of process improvements, as well as key project coordination responsibilities.
Lead a team comprised of Mechanical Designers, Electric Designers and Programmers;
Work closely with the Product Design team in Germany;
Define priorities and direction for all automation and process control systems activities;
Supervise and train junior team members in best practices and standardized methodologies;
Follow project from concept to realization;
Provide technical leadership and oversight for the start-up and troubleshooting of process equipment and critical automation systems;
Ensure compliance of the manufacturing automation and controls systems with regulatory agencies guidelines;
Provide strategic and tactical leadership to the Automation team in alignment with the corporate and site standards and guidelines;
Prepare reports related to automation engineering group activities that will include KPI’s, schedules, resource needs, budget, etc for site leadership team and global network;
Provide input, review and approval for policies and procedures associated with the commissioning and qualification of process automation systems and manufacturing related computerized systems;
Follow the Company’s Group Design Standards;
Maintain expertise on alternate methods, techniques and best practices used in the field; routinely benchmark process performance
Provide Subject Matter Experts to support internal and regulatory agencies inspections, including presentations and technical reports.

Desired Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in relevant field of engineering;
At least 5 years of professional experience in a comparable role in process development and automation in a company with international exposure;
Experience in working with: CAD: Autodesk - Inventor
Working experience with Beckhoff SPS would represent a plus
Experience in leading a team;
Strong leadership and project management skills;
Problem solving skills;
Good level of English and/or German language.

The Special Thing About This Job

We are offering a challenging position in a worldwide manufacturing group. The position holder will act with a high visibility and a great potential for further development in the career.

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Job Facts

Career Level
3 - Manager (Manager, Supervisor of Staff)
Contract type
Full time

Contact Person

Emp Ro Filis Culamet

Filis Culamet

Technical Business Unit Manager