Are you ready to Invent, Impact, Inspire?
MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where MSD has codified its 125-
year legacy. MSD’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.
Our manufacturing division is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide.
Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.
Due to continued growth and investment, MSD are hiring a Associate Director Automation Projects within Global Engineering Solutions (GES) supporting the MSD Capital Project Portfolio.
The Associate Director, Automation projects lead serves as the single point of contact for delivery of Automation and IT scope in support of significant capital projects (between $100MM and $500MM) managed by Global Engineering Solutions (GES), for Human Health, Animal Health, or our research division.
The incumbent will partner with stakeholders in the business, GES and Digital Shop Floor Platform to ensure that projects are correctly scoped and delivered with appropriate technology and qualification standards.
The incumbent will be accountable for finance, staffing and delivery of the end to end scope, typically in the range of 6-
8% of the overall capital project spend.
Key Responsibilities :
The Automation Project Manager is responsible for activities that include the following :
BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical degree
MS in Computer Science or related field / MBA a plus
8 or more years of experience in project / automation / IT support and / or Vaccines / Pharmaceutical Manufacturing front line supervision
Proven record of proficiencies associated with business analysis on small sized projects
Excellent understanding of cGMP's, SDLC methodologies and LEAN / MPS / Sigma principles
Excellent facilitation, problem solving, and decision making skills
Demonstrated ability to analyze and define business problems, develop business cases, and identify appropriate process and technological solutions is essential
Proven facilitation, meeting / workshop management, project management and change management skills are essential, along with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills
Strong record of delivery of automation projects
Experience of management of a portfolio of projects at any given time
Your role at MSD is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement.
At MSD, we’re inventing for life.
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