At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success.
Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia.
Our vision :
We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life.
Our mission :
We work with passion, using advanced technologies, to transform life science into new possibilities for our customers.
Do you want to help us as we shape the future of this great organization?
Job Description Summary
Under the direction of an IBEX CAPEX Project Manager the USP Engineering Lead is responsible for providing technical direction and support in the design (Basic Design and Detailed Design),
execution and delivery of large Mammalian capital project with a focus on the Upstream Processing.
IBEX USP Process Engineering Lead 90%
Provide leadership and technical support to the project team during the design (basic Design, Detailed Design), construction, commissioning and qualification phase
Manage external contractors, equipment vendors and other assigned team members
Manage assigned budget and schedule
Provide technical input in support of equipment procurement including bid package preparation, bid evaluation, vendor selection
Responsible for delivering and assuring that Engineering Turnover Packages are accurate, complete, and adhere to Quality Assurance requirements
Manage preparation of USP process relevant documents
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications & Skills required
Master or Bachelor degree in Process-, Chemical , Mechanical- or Bio Engineering and / or equivalent knowledge
10+ years of management experience for biopharmaceutical skids and / or plants, preferable some experience with maintaining a running plant
5+ years of work experience within the mammalian / microbial industry
High energy levels with a passion for what you do
Good technical understanding in general with deep knowledge in the area of USP for Pharma / Biotechnology (Mammalian and / or Microbial)
German and English (fluent written and verbal B1 / B2 level)
Organized and structured, good attention to details
Demonstrate strong interpersonal and communication skills particularly in stressful situations
Able to manage in a matrix organization (indirect lead of people across different projects)