Project Automation Engineer

Posted 1 year ago



  • This candidate will be required to work closely with the site AIT teams responsible for the full Automation and IT scope and with vendors / partners with responsibility for delivery of systems
  • The Automation Engineer will be responsible for the development of key documentation, test protocols, and for ensuing adherence GAMP practices.
  • Reporting to the DeltaV Lead.
  • The Senior DeltaV engineer will be responsibility to the delivery, and qualification of DeltaV Process Areas
  • Be part of the DeltaV team contributing to the completion of a large-scale project
  • Support the project on a day-to-day basis for the DeltaV System including: Design and test documentation generation, reviewing and approving
  • Supporting of PLC system interfacing with the DCS system
  • Design, Review, Approve SDLC deliverables, compliant with site standards, to ensure consistent implementation of the validation strategy.
  • Work closely with QAIT and ensure their requirements are met in all deliverables
  • Participate in Hardware and Software FATs
  • Provide input to the development of realistic project schedules and document trackers
  • Work closely with suppliers / integrators to ensure compliance with site standards
  • Participate in, and support, relevant project meetings
  • Liaise with the various stakeholders on the overall project to ensure clear communication between all parties in relation to AIT validation requirements.
  • Shift work maybe introduced and if so, you will be expected to work shift hours. Shift pattern will be open to change depending on business requirement.




  • Minimum qualification B.Sc. or M.Sc./ M.Eng Degree in Chemical or Biochemical Engineering or equivalent discipline; equivalent is defined as a Biotechnology or Industrial Chemistry Degree with basic the elements of chemical/biochemical engineering fundamentals as applied to biotechnology/bioprocessing
  • Fluent in English, written and verbal
  • Experience in a similar role, ideally in the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Working knowledge of GAMP5
  • Excellent knowledge of DeltaV
  • Knowledge of the following systems beneficial: PLC/SCADA and OSI PI


To apply contact Martin Lynch on 087-344 3581.


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