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Process Development Engineer - Scale-up - Pharmaceutical

  1. M4 Corridor
  1. Contract
  1. Life Sciences
Date Posted10 Mar 2020
Pharmaceutical Manufacturing facility have a contract requirement for an experienced Process Development Engineer.

Your role will include looking at the current pilot process and suggest improvements of a tablet product from pilot scale to commercial manufacture.

Key experience we are looking for on this project will be extrusion & blending with powders and liquids, together with experience of designing a manufacturing line for a slurry textured material.

The Project:

  • Second largest CAPEX investment project in the organisation globally.
  • Bringing a fast dissolving tablet product from pilot scale to commercial manufacture 
  • Reviewing the current pilot process, suggesting improvements, identifying any current challenges and scaling-up the process for commercial manufacture
  • The role will involve liaising with senior stakeholder and vendors / suppliers.
  • Involved in the design for the new manufacturing line and selecting the manufacturing equipment.

 Ideally we are looking for following skills & experience:
  • Between 5 – 10 years Engineering experience
  • Experienced in working in the following fields;
  • Fluid Dynamic
  • Pumping of Slurries/Semi solids
  • Wet Granulation
  • Extrusion
  • Experienced in equipment train design (for Mixing, Fluid/Powder Handling) and onboarding including supplier review/communication
  • Experience in Pharma Industry preferred, but relevant experience in the Food or Chemicals would be considered.
  • Proven problem solver
  • Ability to work with cross functional teams.
  • Ability to lead and mentor teams.
  • Experience in driving change in a controlled environment.
  • Ability to communicate and report out to senior stakeholders.
  • Technical report writing skills.
  • Relevant Engineering qualification such as Meng, BEng etc.

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