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Sanofi Group Automation System Administrator - B100 ETS Automation - Vaccines in Toronto, Ontario

Reference No. R2589115

Position Title: Automation System Administrator - B100 ETS Automation - Vaccines

Department: B100 Automation

Location: Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Toronto, ON

Duration: Fixed Term Contract: May 2021 – November 2022

Note: Candidates must be available 37.5 hours per week, Monday-Friday

Department Description:

Engineering &Technical Services (ETS): Automation is the department that provides subject matter expertise for all projects that involve process control and/or building automation. The team also manages, executes and supports execution of the installation and verification of automated systems. The team works closely with all other site partners from IT to Manufacturing Technology (MTECH) to Quality Operations.

Key Responsibilities:

Technical system owner for the automation systems in B100 including the process control system (PCS) and building management system (BMS)

  • User account management

  • Patch and application update management

  • System performance monitoring

  • System troubleshooting and resolution

  • Management of Physical and Virtual Machines

  • Management and Troubleshooting of interfaces to IT domain systems

  • Firewall

  • Network Time synchronization

  • Antivirus

  • Domain

  • Active Directory

  • SCCM & Software Updates

  • Disaster Recovery (backup and restore) of computerized control systems

  • Support for small software and system changes following established change management process


  • Emerson DeltaV

  • Rockwell and Siemens PLCs & HMIs

  • Siemens Desigo CC

  • OSI PI

  • Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and Domain Systems

  • HyperV Virtualization

Education and Experience:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Degree or certification in Engineering or Computer Science related field

  • Experience administrating computerized systems in a pharmaceutical environment

  • Experience administrating Microsoft Servers and Networks

  • Proficient in use of MS Office 2010, including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience administrating aforenoted platforms preferred however training will be provided.

  • Able to work independently and in collaboration with others

  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and analytical skills

  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Desire to work within a team environment

  • Strong project management skills including organization, time management, and follow-up

Sanofi is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to a ttract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified applicants. Accommodations for persons with disabilities required during the recruitment process are available upon request.

Thank you in advance for your interest.

Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Sanofi, Empowering Life


At Sanofi diversity and inclusion is foundational to how we operate and embedded in our Core Values. We recognize to truly tap into the richness diversity brings we must lead with inclusion and have a workplace where those differences can thrive and be leveraged to empower the lives of our colleagues, patients and customers. We respect and celebrate the diversity of our people, their backgrounds and experiences and provide equal opportunity for all.