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Plant 1 MES Project Lead

Posted on Oct 15, 2020 by Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Basel, Switzerland
2 Nov 2020
Annual Salary

Job Title: Plant 1 MES Project Lead

Job Purpose:

Deliver Wave 2 of Plant 1 Manufacturing Execution System (aka Operations Management System) within the Plant 1 investment project

Major Accountabilities:

* First point of contact for MES implementation within the Plant 1 project team.

* Lead MES design team of up to 10 MES engineers (number depending on project phase) as direct reports.

* Ensure timely and successful delivery of MES functionality in Wave 2, including adaptations to second project, without disruption of ongoing manufacturing operations.

* Break down the project scope and ensure availability of up-to-date and complete scope document and user requirement specifications.

* Ensure timely delivery of design packages in high quality and agreement with user requirements.

* Oversee external implementation/coding activities at partners.

* Support witnessing of external test activities and deployment of tested code.

* Transparently report on the project status and support cost controlling.

* Provide direct input at subject matter expert on the testing and qualification strategy.

* Support the evaluation of change requests and requests for scope increase.

* Support error correction and change implementation during and after test completion.

Relevant Experience:

* Proven experience in the development of Manufacturing Executing Systems. Preferably in-depth experience with Syncade MES (Emerson).

* Leadership of larger automation teams (5+ direct reports).

* Good understanding of distributed control systems. Preferably, experience with Delta V DCS (Emerson) and its integration with Syncade MES.

* Good understanding of GMP and computerized system validation.

* Good understanding of biotechnology production processes.

* Ideally, previous work on a large-scale site construction project and related project management experience.

Education and qualification:

*Degree in Engineering, IT or similar.


* Fluent in English, German an asset


* Team player with good leadership skills.

* Organized and able to provide direction to others.

* Able to influence and lead by vision in a complex and heterogeneous Matrix environment.

* Positive attitude and ability to motivate others.

* Results driven. Flexible to achieve the desired outcome.

* Technical writing skills.

Highlights of the skills required:

- Experience in the development of Manufacturing Executing Systems

- Team leadership experience

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 972593220

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