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Automation Engineer III
Ref No.: 15-04196
Location: Allston, Massachusetts
 AEIII ensures reliable operation and implementation of all automation systems for a 24x7 commercial manufacturing facility. This role works independently, with minimal supervision and direction. Projects may often require independent decision making and exercising of judgment.
Project work is generally prioritized by the group manager or lead engineers.
Support the configuration, administration and maintenance activities of the sites manufacturing computer and automation systems, including process control systems, building automation systems, manufacturing execution systems, and data historians.
Lead projects in the design, development, and qualification of automated processes, equipment, and systems; including managing the worl‹ of internal engineers and outside vendors
Identify opportunities to improve existing processes, equipment, systems, and infrastructure.
Directly support operations with troubleshooting and issue resolution with respect to computer and automation systems.
Lead small cross functional teams in support of small projects or initiatives May have technical leadership or supervisory responsibilities over more junior engineers
Previous experience with automation systems.
Effective written and verbal communications skilJs
Exposure to or direct experience with regulated environments (i.e. cGMP, OSHA, EPA).
Previous experience in a manufacturing or operations environment.
Experience with one of the following Genzyme platforms: RS3, DeltaV, Allen Bradley PLC, OSI Soft PI historian, Instrumentation and control panel hardware as required by the job.
Experience with computer systems validation practices (GAMP).
Experience authoring and reviewing standard operating procedures, on-the-job-trainings, and othercontrolled  documents.
Experience in managing small to medium-sized projects and outside vendors.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technological field and 7 years of relevant work experience, or Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technological field and 5 years of relevant work experience.