Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Process Engineer

New Brunswick, NJ, US
Dec 06, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
As API Process Engineer, you will work as part of a cross-functional matrix team to ensure successful manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients, chemical intermediates and specialty materials to support development of R&D pipeline products.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Provides process engineering expertise to technology transfer of projects to internal and external manufacturing locations.
  • Perform process engineering analysis to determine cycle time, equipment fit, technologies required, scale up risk, etc.
  • Recommend laboratory experiments to inform scale up plans.
  • Provide process engineering expertise within process planning workflows and document reviews for internal and external manufacturing implementation including: tech transfer documentation, data/process knowledge collection, equipment setup, process modeling, process flow diagrams, compatibility assessments, risk management, etc.
  • Perform engineering analysis of process execution, recommends opportunities for improvement with plant efficiency and risk mitigation as goals, and captures analysis in campaign summary documents
  • Provide process engineering expertise to the Hazard Evaluation Lab and the Process Hazard Analysis team to identify requirements for non-standard engineering controls within process implementation.
  • Provide on-site support for external implementations and execution at clinical manufacturing suppliers.
  • Serves as subject matter expert for Delta-V recipe construction. Maintains standard recipe components within the process automation system.
  • Provide process expertise in post-batch record review and analysis in conjunction with building management and external implementation team.
  • Support process validation and commercialization activities for late stage process transfers to external suppliers.
  • Act as a quality events investigator for assigned projects.

  • Must have a Chemical Engineering/Chemistry/Engineering B.S. or M.S. with a minimum of 3-5 years relevant industrial experience in process scale-up or process development
  • Operational manufacturing or pilot plant experience of API, chemical intermediate, and/or specialty material.
  • Strong technical skills (chemistry, process development, chemical processing equipment), with a proficient understanding of GMP and safety regulations is required.
  • Strong knowledge of plant scale unit operations, scale-up, process fit, equipment capabilities, and process implementation.
  • Candidates must possess excellent problem solving skills and be able to work effectively with multiple assignments.
  • Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to work independently and also as part of multidisciplinary project team.
  • Essential to success are the ability to build strong working relationships with internal and external partners, to apply cooperation principles and ways of working in a matrix environment.
  • Demonstrated strength in all modes of communication with internal and external partners.
  • Up to 10-15% percent domestic and/or international travel annually.