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Bioprocess Engineer

Our client, a global market leader in the production and process support of active pharmaceutical ingredients, both in the chemical and biotechnology sectors, is looking for a Bioprocess Engineer for a 12-month contract position (with possibility for extension) based in the Valais area, Switzerland.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for process design of the production recipe through generation of Functional Specifications for each recipe object
  • Conduct interdisciplinary workshop to gather operational requirements of the production systems, and interpret them into design documents (process sequence flow charts)
  • Combine information from unit color flow PIDs, DeltaV equipment module and phase designs into a design document that will be the basis for software coding (recipe FS)
  • Assist the drafting of SFC’s by evaluating existing recipe objects and adapting them for specific project use
  • Responsible for recipe parameter review, classify appropriate parameter deferrals in DeltaV, or determine the appropriate parameter values based on feedback from Operations
  • Drafting of the recipe FS documents and be responsible for their review, revisions, until approval

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required
  • Understanding of MES Syncade and Delta V is a must
  • Bachelor / Master Degree. Preferred area of study: Biotechnology, Biochemistry or related disciplines
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Good biotechnology expertise and/or knowledge in biotechnical engineering
  • At least basic GxP/GMP understanding

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