Job Description :
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.
Amgen Breda receives its products as semi-manufactured goods, which are then packed country-specific, stored and eventually shipped to various countries worldwide.
Dedicated Amgen staff in the Netherlands are working on supply chain processes, Engineering, clinical research and marketing and sales of our medicines.
We encourage our employees to have fulfilling and meaningful careers. We offer challenging assignments, career development programs, and valuable growth opportunities.
Currently we are seeking a Principal IS Automation Engineer for our Amgen office in Breda, Netherlands to act as the Operations Information Systems (OIS) automation and IS project leader for site projects including expansions and upgrade activities.
The individual will build consensus between the individual requirements of facility management, engineering, information systems, and corporate standard architectures to design the project specific automation architecture for project activities.
The Amgen Breda site is packaging and distribution location, therefore a strong experience with packaging operations is preferred, but not an absolute requirement.
The role also contributes to the IS and Automation strategy at the site, contributing is outlining roadmaps for technology and integration.
Automation Project Leader for site projects including expansions and upgrade activities, providing day to day technical leadership to the project team in all project phases (design, delivery, startup, commissioning, validation and operational support
Ensure the project budget, schedule and staffing is commensurate to enabling the Process Control Systems (PCS), Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Building Automation Systems (BAS), and Plant Information Systems to attain the performance standards required to support the business objectives
Act as client interface, point of escalation and resolve client concerns, developing and reporting project results, technical guidance of a project from concept to delivery, detailed project planning, management of suppliers / contractors / Systems integrators / OEMs, system commissioning and validation, technical solution evaluation, schedule tracking
Lead and manage staff, the jobholder will direct the activity of others in matrix, internal or external reporting relationships
Build strong relationships with stakeholders, contribute to key decision making and influence the development of business area strategy where appropriate
Operational vendor management and contract negotiations with focus on Automation Systems Integrators and OEM suppliers
Ensuring compliance with practices, policies, procedures, legal requirements and goals of project sponsors and approved methodologies, develop supporting documentation and monitor budget tracking / timeliness / scheduled resources
Qualifications : Minimum Requirements
Ability to translate strategic opportunities and emerging technology solutions into tangible pragmatic executable plans allied to the ability to apply corporate blueprint and standards using business drivers to local business needs and project requirements.
Ability to anticipate, evaluate and resolve multiple, simultaneous project issues, delays and problems by utilizing technical, project management, and business expertise.
Working knowledge of GAMP software development lifecycle, ANSI / ISA-S88 and S95 industry standards and methodologies to establish a PCS, BAS, and MES implementation and Systems Integration that meets Operations' business requirements.
Experience with Siemens and Rockwell PLC's, OSIsoft PI Data Historian, Werum MES and Siemens BAS is preferred.
Understanding of cyber security principles as applied to operations technologies.
Experience with designing information interfaces, data conversion, and network and infrastructure fundamentals