Engineer in Thousand Oaks, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1037665

The Engineer will serve as a technical lead for the Biotechnology Manufacturing facility in Thousand Oaks for the facilities and engineering team. It will provide technical support to complex engineering equipment and processes.
About the job:
  • 0-3 years experience in design, qualification, operation, maintenance and improvement of biopharmaceutical equipment will be required to support day-to-day manufacturing activities as well as to participate in improvement projects.
  • Applies diverse engineering principles to the design and implementation of major system modifications, process and/or capital projects.
  • Organizes and presents interpretation of results for operational issues or engineering projects of significant scope and complexity.

Skills/ Requirements:
  • General equipment knowledge to perform basic troubleshooting of equipment failures or malfunctions and/or the development of technical assessments.
  • General knowledge on Biopharmaceutical equipment operations and processes such as single use technologies, Media / Buffer Prep solutions, Inoculation, Bioreactors, Harvest, Chromatography and Tangential Flow Filtration as well as Clean Utilities.
  • Knowledge in Automation systems and processes such as RDs, Delta-V and PLC.
  • Basic knowledge in the design of maintenance and reliability activities such as job plan, data sheets and equipment reliability technology.
  • Experience in validation processes such as execution of Installation / Operation / Performance qualification documentation.
  • Experience in cleaning validation execution and documentation.
  • Knowledge of Operational Excellence practices such as lean manufacturing and lean maintenance.
  • Employ basic engineering techniques and/or modifications within area of engineering expertise.
  • Serves as a peer-recognized engineering technology specialist with overall responsibility for determining methodologies in that area.
  • Application of engineering knowledge in planning and conducting low complex projects.
  • Demonstrate project management skills and application of concepts.
  • Experience in investigation of deviations, development of corrective and preventive actions and generation and implementation of change controls.

Education Requirement:
  • Bachelors with degree in engineering, chemical engineering preferred  
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