Automation Engineer
Limerick, Ireland

The ultimate purpose of technology teams in GxP environments is to serve the evolving needs of the business. We are a specialist provider of consultancy and implementation services for IT infrastructure and data architectures within life science manufacturing. Our role is to be a companion on the road for technology teams to be able to use as a tool at times when decisions need to be made.

We now have an amazing opportunity for an experienced Automation Engineer to join our growing team and work on site with our blue-chip multinational clients within the pharmaceutical industry. This role is a full-time role based out of one of our client sites in Limerick

The Position:

The successful candidate will be a smart, enthusiastic individual who has a keen interest in developing their technical knowledge.

Your responsibilities will include, but won’t be limited to –
  • Provide technical and automation support to sustain business needs.
  • Perform investigation of manufacturing deviations and anomalies related to automation and software.
  • Implement software changes and upgrades in adherence with procedures.
  • Manage projects related to corrective action or equipment performance improvement.
  • Ability to program, diagnose and troubleshoot Allen Bradley Rockwell PLC and HMI application for automated process equipment.
  • Develop and implement software solutions through change control as required while understanding impact of actions to Manufacturing and Facilities equipment.
  • Provide guidance and develop engineering design documents, technical evaluations, and test plans for cGMP process equipment and follow GAMP 5 guidelines.
  • Provides technical and automation operational support to Engineering, Manufacturing, Validation and Facilities departments.
  • Provides out of hours on call support.
  • Support, maintain and diagnose automation hardware.
The Requirements:
  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role, coupled with a Degree in IT, Science or Engineering
  • Knowledge of GAMP lifecycle and quality management processes employed in a regulated environment.
  • You must have extensive previous experience working with validated Automation systems in a pharmaceutical environment.
  • Strong experience and in-depth knowledge of Allen Bradley and Rockwell automation platforms.
  • A full valid Irish work permit is required for this role as it is an immediate start.
About us:

Oleson is a technology strategy & transformation practice. We are uniquely focused on IT/OT systems in manufacturing operations with a particular strength in regulated life sciences manufacturing. You already have trusted control system and applications vendors. Our strength is in taking a full system view and understanding the complex relationships between

– Manufacturing operations
– Business continuity
– IT infrastructure
– Compliance & change control
– System lifecycle planning

We have developed our own knowledge and process to ensure your IT/OT systems directly drive your business needs. We are ready to provide strategic advice or specific implementation services. To deliver successful projects you can use our capabilities selectively to augment the capabilities of your own project delivery team. We have a vast amount of experience in complex capital projects IT/OT projects in manufacturing operations.- 

To find out more about what we do visit our website here – https://oleson.io/



Don’t worry if there isn’t a current opportunity that suits your own expertise and interests. Positions arise with us for experienced
professionals on an ongoing basis. To register your interest for future roles that arise within our team, please email recruitment@oleson.io

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