Process Engineer III/Senior
Upstream
Posted on 3/22/2024
INACTIVE
AGC Biologics

1,001-5,000 employees

Customized biopharmaceutical production and development services
Company Overview
AGC Biologics stands out as a global leader in the biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) sector, offering specialized services for the scale-up and cGMP manufacture of protein-based therapeutics and other complex biologics. The company's proprietary CHEF1™ Expression System for efficient protein production, coupled with its commitment to delivering reliable and compliant drug substances, underscores its technical prowess and competitive edge. With cGMP-compliant facilities across the US, Europe, and Japan, AGC Biologics not only ensures global reach but also fosters strong partnerships with customers, aiding them in accelerating their projects and managing product lifecycle costs.
Biotechnology

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$613M

Founded

2001

Headquarters

Bothell, Washington

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

21%
Locations
Boulder, CO, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Maintenance and Reliability Engineering
Requirements
  • BS or MS in Engineering (Chemical, Biotechnology, Mechanical, or Electrical)
  • 5-7 years of relevant industry experience for Level III position
  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience for Senior level position
  • Experience with Upstream unit operations
  • Minimum of 5 years of troubleshooting process automated systems in Biotech/Pharma Process
  • Experience with instrumentation and control with PCS, SCADA, DCS, Historian, MES systems preferred
  • Experience in the design and operation of Biopharmaceutical facilities
  • Experience with single use manufacturing technology operations and troubleshooting
  • Experience leading technical teams
  • Equivalent education and experience may substitute for stated requirements
Responsibilities
  • System Owner of all process equipment for assigned functional areas
  • Liaison between MSAT, capital projects, automation and maintenance support groups in support of manufacturing
  • Develop / embed technical knowledge on Mammalian manufacturing equipment and processes in the EOS department
  • Mentor the development of a cross-functional engineering team (mechanical, electrical, automation)
  • Manage resolution of major equipment breakdowns and quality issues in the suites by driving a robust root cause analysis (RCA) process
  • Provide SME support to Manufacturing and other departments for the design and operation of process equipment
  • Conduct troubleshooting and technical analyses on manufacturing equipment and processes
  • Assist with tech transfer of new Mammalian processes into the facility
  • Interact with the Reliability Engineer to strengthen the preventative maintenance program to eliminate equipment failure modes
  • Provide troubleshooting support to the Mammalian process systems
  • Implement new projects in the manufacturing area, while meeting all of the quality standards set forth by the company and government regulations