Sr Process Engineer III - Biologics

Gilead Sciences, Inc. Oceanside , CA 92049

Posted 4 months ago

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Job Description

Gilead has an opportunity for an experienced Engineer at our Oceanside facility in Southern California. We are seeking motivated, team-oriented individuals with expertise in Process Engineering and technical transfer of recombinant proteins. Reporting to the Director of Process Engineering and Technical Operations, you will have the opportunity to lead equipment and facility based projects, and helping to ensure the success of internal manufacturing campaigns.

Specific responsibilities and skills for position:

  • Responsible for the design, modification, procurement, vendor coordination, project management, change management ownership and budget for facility and manufacturing equipment projects

  • Lead and participate in cross-functional projects with limited direction

  • Collaborate with the Process Development, Manufacturing, Validation and Technical Operations to ensure the successful manufacturing of biologic processes

  • Identify areas for improvement or optimization, lead implementation of best practices, and/or present data to applicable departments on the outcome of investigations or optimization initiatives

  • Contribute to and/or lead technical investigations of equipment deviations and troubleshooting

  • Manages programs and processes to ensure high quality of operations, equipment and compliance with codes and current Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Engineering Practices

  • Implement and integrate equipment and systems with minimal interruption to manufacturing operations.

  • Independently resolves a wide variety of issues of complex scope

  • Independently manages assigned projects through completion

  • Ensures solutions are consistent with organizational objectives

  • Provides experienced and expert guidance to internal teams

Essential Duties and Job Functions:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to compliance and a thorough knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs)
  • Works on non-routine to complex problems, projects and assignments where analysis of data, procedures or operations requires evaluation of multiple factors before taking action
Specific Education & Experience

Requirements:
  • 10+ years of relevant experience and a BS or related fields.

  • 8+ years of relevant experience and a MA or MBA.

  • Has previous experience in biotech or pharmaceuticals industry.

  • Has previous experience in engineering in highly regulated manufacturing environments.

Knowledge:

  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of state of the art principles

  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of current Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs).

  • Demonstrates extensive knowledge of industry practices.

  • Demonstrates excellent verbal, technical writing, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Has proven analytical and conceptual skills.

  • Demonstrates ability to effectively manage multiple projects/priorities.

  • Demonstrates ability to understand key business processes and business areas

  • Demonstrates expertise in project management

  • Demonstrates the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams

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As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact careers@gilead.com for assistance.

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the 'EEO is the Law' poster.

NOTICE: EMPLOYEE POLYGRAPH PROTECTION ACT

YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT

PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION

Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.


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