Engineering Project Lead (all Genders)

Hiring By - Biostaffic



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Posted 4 months ago
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About The Job
Main responsibilities:
The main mission of this position is the Tier 1 project execution, to deliver all key steps from Basic Engineering down to validation batches (on time, in full & at cost)
  • Define contract model for all key steps from Detail Engineering, Construction & Qualification activities,
  • Collaborate strongly with Global Engineering & Site teams (EHS, Operations & Quality) to manage basic engineering studies with optimized solutions.
  • Study & build the project in accordance with EHS, Quality, Business & Users requirements focus on design to cost solutions.
  • Manage, with a strong experience, Process and Equipment teams
  • Implement Project Controls & Planning with appropriate SOPs.
  • Manage external contractors and service providers to deliver & reach project objectives.
  • Implement standard reporting (Monthly Project Report) to manage and communicate on Safety, Cost, Planning & Performance.
  • Define with Cluster head & Site head appropriate governance to ensure efficient & effective decision making.
  • Ensure that Sanofi EHS, Quality standards are implemented & validated before execution.
  • Strengthen leadership and organizational capabilities within the team.
  • Build and sustain high performance management team
  • Ensure strong alignment and coordination with Site leadership teams.
  • Anticipate, identify and communicate project risks on & across the site
  • Create & track action plans to manage risk all along the project up to operations.
  • Assist site teams during PQ & validation activities before full handover.
About You
Education and professional Experience
  • Master’s degree in process engineering with at least 15 years of experience in pharmaceutical industries.
  • At least 12 years process experience (P&IDs and equipment as fermenters, CIP units, clean utilities…) with an expertise on BLA process and API with a good knowledge of understanding of automation.
  • Pharmaceutical facility start-up and /or manufacturing position experience.
  • In depth knowledge in Chemistry and/or Pharma processes including aseptic technologies.
  • Experience in managing complex projects and achieving significant business results.
  • Strong leadership with experience in change management including Digital transformation.
Soft Skills
  • Ability to influence and build relationships across the organization
  • Develop teams in anticipation of future business needs
  • Collaborate effectively with peers, stakeholders, partners across the organization to positively impact business results.
  • Act for change and innovation, initiating new and improved ways of working.
  • Develop Performance through pragmatic approach.
  • LEAN oriented, problem solving & new way of working.
  • Ability to translate business needs into technical requirements.
  • Open minded and curios to learn new tools.
  • Excellent problem solver and able to generate a digital solution to improve efficiency
Technical Skills
  • In depth knowledge on Chemistry, Pharma and/or Biologics processes including aseptic technologies.
  • Know-how in integrated commissioning and qualification for Pharma process.
  • Strong knowledge on GMPs & EHS requirements
  • Ability to manage complex projects achieving significant business results
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral) in German & English
  • Further languages will be appreciated
Pursue Progress. Discover Extraordinary.
Better is out there. Better medications, better outcomes, better science. But progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. So, let’s be those people.
At Sanofi, we provide equal opportunities to all regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.
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At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • Germany

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 15, 2024
Company Overview

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