At Abbott, we’re committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. Formore than 125 years, we’ve brought new products and technologies to the world - in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals - that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
Division Engineering main office is in Columbus Ohio with a regional office for Europe and ASIA in Zwolle. We are expanding our regional presence and are recruiting for a:
The Sr. Engineer Operational Technologies will be part of the global Engineering organization. Division Engineering has the responsibility to support the regional projects and Plants. It supports the development of long term plans and executes these in the region. Operational Technologies covers all Level 1 & 2 applications, real-time reporting & analysis systems, Batch operations and inspection equipment.
Your main responsibility is to support and lead projects in the region with a focus on the EU Plants in Cootehill, Granada and Zwolle. This ranges from large scale implementations to detailed technical support and system design. You will also be the linking pin in the region to support knowledge development and sharing. We are looking for candidates with a broad interest in Operational Technologies within Medical Nutrition.
Roles & Responsibilities
Support and maintain manufacturing operation (data) systems including hardware and software. For example:
Control Systems (SCADA, HMI – iFix/Ignition)
Communication between Industrial control systems (OPC)
OSI PI (Data Historian), ZPI (OEE reporting & Analysis), EFT (Energy Monitoring)
Software change management and asset monitoring servers
Batch Management software (example: iBatch)
At Line inspection equipment and systems.
Lead and support manufacturing software system validation compliance with (local) regulatory requirements.
Develop or implement standard manufacturing asset structures for data collection and data contextualization.
Support and develop manufacturing data visualization, reporting and analysis using Division and Corporate standards.
Ensure secured IT infrastructure for continuous manufacturing operations with the Corp IT organization.
Anticipate future needs of the business. Benchmark internally and externally. Recognize indicators of future opportunities; initiate plans to acquire new skills required by changes in technology.
Apply expertise with project execution and convey technical knowledge to all areas and disciplines involved;
Support and/or lead projects.
Educational background and Work Experience
A Diploma/Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or closely related discipline, or equivalent technical experience plus demonstrated competence, with a desired 5+ years of significant IT
Engineering, and/or operational experience.
A post-graduate education / degree may contribute towards the desired years of experience.
Project management experience minimum 2 years;
Interacts well with diverse groups within Engineering / IT and maintains strong working relationships with internal and external collaborators.
Possesses interpersonal skills to negotiate and reconcile differences.
Has a technical background in health care, nutritional products, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, or similar industries (preferred).
What can we offer you?
Abbott provides a varied, challenging and international position in a dynamic and pleasant working environment. In our organization, you can count on excellent primary and secondary benefits, a positive working atmosphere, a personal growth plan, extensive training opportunities and good career perspective. We are in the business of advancement, both in health solutions and in the lives and careers of our employees. Our work across the world and in many areas of healthcare provides a rich environment for our employees to explore career paths, interests and opportunities.
How to apply?
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