Amgen is a values-based organization with a powerful sense of shared purpose toward our mission : to serve patients. We provide the capabilities, resources, and rewards of a global enterprise, while maintaining the entrepreneurialism and pioneering spirit that marked our early days as a biotechnology innovator.
We encourage our team members to have fulfilling and meaningful careers through challenging assignments, career development, and valuable opportunities such as this job opportunity.
At Amgen Breda, The Netherlands, we focus on the packaging and distribution part of the drugs we have developed which are produced at our international sites.
The packaging and distribution is supported by the Operations, Customer Service and Demand, Information Systems and Quality departments.
The site also supports a sales organization.
Process Development, Operations and Quality (POQ) are the core divisions of Amgen that make sure the drugs are delivered to our patients.
Made up of seven functions and spread across seven sites, POQ's aspiration is simple : Supply every patient, every time!
Currently we are looking for a Senior Engineer :
As Senior Engineer you are the expert on advanced engineering techniques to enable Operational Excellence to support Amgen's mission.
In this role you lead complex and novel projects, requiring development of innovative engineering techniques and procedures bringing Amgen's manufacturing capability to the next level.
The right candidate will advance the design of superior products and services, enabling reliable and efficient manufacturing activities progressing towards best-in-class.
Your expertise and agile mindset will drive continues improvement to ensure accurate and precise execution. You are able to combine your expertise with our 'biology first' philosophy and best in class processes, to differentiate Amgen and maximize our manufacturing capabilities.
You will be empowered to search for disruptive ideas to develop new and novel industry leading technologies and processes.
You are responsible to lead the team of internal and external engineers during detailed engineering, construction and commissioning.
You are accountable for the preparation & delivery of project related engineering documents by the process team from conceptual design to construction and commissioning
You are responsible that engineering standards are applied, and the quality of the design is guaranteed.
Work with cross functional teams in research, process development, and manufacturing in developing best-in-class system or process modifications.
Support the operational business units in continuous improvements initiatives and ensuring delivery of reliable and efficient manufacturing processes
Work within the matrix organization to complete superior design and engineering solutions.
Develop innovative solutions to complex problems requiring the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
You will work together with the other disciplines and divisions to ensure continuous improvement of our engineering standards.
You will work in a business environment that stimulates creativity and where entrepreneurship is encouraged
To be successful in this exciting opportunity as the Senior Engineer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history :
Master's degree in engineering, science or related technological field of equivalent combination of education and experience.
Typically, 8+ years of relevant work experience with 7+ years in operations / manufacturing environment.
Experience in developing project management techniques.
You are a team player as working together and finding solutions with the team is one of the key principles for successful projects.
Direct experience with working in a regulated environment (GMP, OSHA, EPA).
Fluency in English, both in oral and written communication.
Usage of external insight enabling innovation to create value in process design.
Familiarity with validation processes and protocols.
Experience with packaging equipment.
Amgen is a Fortune 150 company operating in nearly 100 countries around the world, we invest in highly skilled, dedicated and collaborative individuals who are ready to contribute to our mission in meaningful ways and make a difference in the lives of our patients.
That's why, as a member of the Amgen team, we provide you with valuable opportunities to broaden your experience and maximize your potential.
We ensure our staff are equipped to excel today and tomorrow by leveraging state-of-the-art technologies and modern working environments, encouraging open dialogue and professional debate, and collaborating with world-
class talent and institutions around the globe. We believe in rewarding those who do rewarding work and are committed to providing careers that can help turn the tide of serious, life-interrupting illnesses.
Please note :
an online assessment is part of our recruitment process.
due to our relocation policy, for this vacancy, we can only consider candidates who reside in the Netherlands or candidates who live on a commuting distance from Amgen Breda.