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The focus of Hillsboro Technical Operations (HTO) is Drug Product manufacturing (Component Prep & Compounding, Liquid/Lyophilized Filling, Automated/Manual Inspection, Packaging/Finished Products and Distribution.)

Relocation benefits are available for this job posting.



Develop, Deploy and Test automation solutions in support of Drug Product operations.
Lead/Support troubleshooting and remediation of process and automation issues.
Lead/Support automation validation efforts.
Investigate proprietary automation software/hardware problems with vendors and develop patches/enhancements.
Compile/Maintain requirement and design specifications.
Interface with manufacturing and other end users of the system and implement necessary changes to improve system’s overall efficiency.
Participate in continual improvement programs as required.
Lead/Support automation system upgrades.
Support commissioning and qualification activities as required.
Ensure systems maintain their validated states.
Follow applicable standard operating procedures while working in validated systems.
Lead/Support automation system infrastructure upgrades.

B.S or M.S. in Science or Engineering or equivalent degree and relevant work experience/training.
Engineer II = five years of hands-on experience (Senior Engineer = 8+ years experience) with the following control systems: Rockwell FactoryTalk/ControlLogix, Siemens S7 or Emerson Delta V.
Theoretical and applied knowledge of process instrumentation, continuous process control, S88 batch programming, validation and GMP regulations applicable to automated systems.
Strong initiative and integrity as well as strong written and verbal communication skills.
Must demonstrate an ability to apply automation solutions and troubleshoot complex problems on highly automated equipment to address business needs.
Must have working experience in regulated industries such as Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices or Food and Beverage.
Must be able to successfully work independently and within teams.
Must be able to support shift operations at the facility.

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