Sanofi Group Process Equipment Engineer II, Framingham, MA in Framingham, Massachusetts
The Framingham Engineering, Projects & Controls organization is responsible for providing
Engineering support to organizations on the Framingham campus. This organization is
comprised of 3 groups: Engineering, Commissioning and Qualification and Projects and
The Framingham Engineering, Projects & Controls organization will be supporting the
following groups at the Framingham campus: (1) Framingham Biologics - comprised of
commercial Fabrazyme, Thyrogen and Global Cell Banking operations. (2) Framingham
Facilities Operations - responsible for campus wide facilities and utilities operations per
established Service Level Agreements and (3) Framingham Campus - in the context of
programs/projects requiring approval, planning and execution across the Sanofi groups on the
Framingham campus. While each business has its own Engineering support group, the
Framingham Engineering, Projects and Controls organization will interact with all of these
groups on projects/programs with campus impact.
This organization is responsible for providing Engineering support for all cGMP process and
utility systems at Framingham Biologics, maintaining these systems in a validated state of
control and ensuring uninterrupted business continuity. This organization is also responsible
for shared GMP systems on the Framingham campus as defined by Service Level
Agreements. The Capital Projects group is responsible for the planning and execution of
projects and programs under its scope as determined by budget and other pre-established
criteria, ensuring projects/programs are completed to established schedules and budget. The
Commissioning and Qualification groups will be responsible for providing C&Q support to
systems and projects/programs within the scope of this organization.
This position, with general guidance, leads the engineering support of manufacturing,
maintenance and capital projects. It also develops, organizes, analyzes and presents
interpretation of results for operational issues or engineering projects of small scope and
Execute projects of small scope and complexity with minimal supervision.
Interpret and execute policies and procedures. Recommend modifications to operating policies.
Lead/participate with a small group of engineers and/or technicians on an ongoing or
Actively participate and provide input and feedback for the Sanofi Safety Program to
meet Health and Safety regulations and OSHA requirements in all duties.
Function as a technical resource on equipment and systems; such as leading
troubleshooting of operations, developing preventative maintenance procedures, and
maintaining engineering documentation.
Routinely audit the operational performance and regulatory compliance of a large
number of highly complex equipment components or systems.
Lead efforts with manufacturing, process development, facilities, quality assurance
and other departments in developing requirements and recommendations for system
Execute tasks, under the direction of project managers, to complete design,
engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification for projects within
schedule and budget constraints.
Coordinate limited portions of the work of consultants, and engineering firms on
development of standard design documents.
Develop small to intermediate project scopes, schedules and budgets.
Obtain and critique quotes for system/facility modifications and work with the vendor
Lead initiatives and/or small projects.
Demonstrate skills in the following areas:
Basic project management
Completion and follow-up
Utilize quality systems to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
Partner with peers, team members, direct and indirect management chain to ensure
Training plan execution
Ensure Inspection Readiness of assigned areas
Participate in timely completion of investigations, deviations and CAPA
Provide support for documentation changes
Develop and manage change controls
Comply with requirements from Sanofi’s Safety Program including Health and Safety
regulations and OSHA requirements.
*Key responsibilities may differ among employees with the same job title and may change
over time, in accordance with business needs.
An ongoing commitment to conducting our global business according to the highest legal and
ethical standards, and to continually pursue excellence in the development and delivery of all
of our products and services. This includes:
Adhering to all applicable laws and regulations of the places in which we conduct
business, as well as our own Company policies and procedures.
Being honest and treating people with respect and courtesy.
Constantly striving to make Sanofi a great place to work, and a company respected
for the quality of its people and products.
Acting as role models for our fellow employees by acting responsibly, fairly and
honestly in our dealings and exercising sound judgment in performing our jobs.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 2-5 years of relevant work experience with 2+ years of experience in Bio-Pharmaceuticals, or Master’s with 2-4 years of relevant
work experience with 1+ years of experience in Bio-Pharmaceuticals.
Direct experience with regulated environments (i.e. CGMP, OSHA, EPA).
Working knowledge of pharmaceutical/biotech processes.
Working knowledge of specialized equipment/processes.
General knowledge of Commissioning and Qualification
Effectively interact with a variety of communication and working styles.
Ability to independently determine when additional internal/external resources are
required to solve problems. General understanding of Quality Systems.
General knowledge of other related disciplines.
General understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories and
concepts in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical field.
Demonstrated skills in the following areas:
Problem solving and applied engineering
Basic technical report writing
Special Working Conditions
Ability to gown and gain entry to manufacturing areas.
Required to support manufacturing operations on an “on call” 24/7 basis.
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