About YouWe are starting our journey toward manufacturing 4.0 in our Vifor facility in Fribourg. We are looking for a skilled and entrepreneur engineer that will shape our digital future.
This is a unique opportunity to be part of a greenfield project that will transform our operating model. You will be part of the Production Technical Support within the Manufacturing organization.
Your main responsibility will be to lead a project that will connect our heterogeneous park of lab and manufacturing equipment to a secure network.
Acting as both a project manager and a hands-on engineer, you will : Coordinate and synchronize the Core Services & Infrastructure implementationParticipate to operations & the support as well as be part of the Lifecycle Management of the Services, Infrastructure and EquipmentCreate and maintain an inventory of all production and laboratory equipment prone to be connected to the Vifor Secure NetworkDefine how those equipment will be connected and what data will be extractedSupervise the actual implementation of the connection of the various equipmentPut in place and manage a manufacturing data quality repositoryEnsure compliance to Data integrity standards are respectedFor this challenge, we are searching for a dynamic, rigorous and social person bringing the following profile : University degree in Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Automation Engineering or related field requiredIdeally 5 years experience in a Manufacturing Engineering or Manufacturing support rolePrevious experience in hardware machine to machine interfacesKnowledge in industrial communication systems (LAN systems, Profibus, Profinet or Can bus)OPC or OPC - Unified Architecture knowledge a plusKnowledge of the IT networking basics.
CCNA certification would be an advantageFamiliarity with the IT security concepts (such as, but not limited to : lifecycle management, patch management)Experience in Computer System Validation, ideally in a pharma industry contextProven experience in project management, PMP or Prince2 certification a plusAbility to develop and provide trainings Ability to manage meetings and stakeholdersStrong work ethicsFluent in French and good knowledge of EnglishYou are a pragmatic person who likes to identify and solve problems from the roots.
You can contribute to conceptual approaches but also be ready to roll up your sleeves and have a hands-on attitude. Responsible and methodical, you enjoy taking initiatives and working autonomously.
You are creative but pay high attention to details. You have excellent organizational skills and prioritize according to needs.
You are an excellent communicator with exceptional interpersonal skills, allowing you to interact with all kind of stakeholders in a multidisciplinary environment.
About UsVifor Pharma Group is a global pharmaceuticals company. It holds a leading position in all its core business activities and consists of the following companies : Vifor Pharma and Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (a joint company with Fresenius Medical Care).
Vifor Pharma Group is listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX Swiss Exchange, VIFN, ISIN : CH0364749348).Location : Switzerland - Villars-sur-Glâne / Fribourg Division : Manufacturing / ProductionCompany : Vifor PharmaSeniority Level : Specialist