Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Engineer II, Single-Use Systems

Location
Seattle, WA, United States
Posted
Sep 03, 2020
Ref
R1522535
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

The Development Engineering & Automation group within the Cell Therapy Development & Operations (CTDO) organization is focused on novel technology development. The team combines the skills of engineers and scientists to demonstrate the feasibility and robustness of next generation manufacturing equipment and process technologies. We are seeking an Engineer II who will support the development and implementation of process equipment for next generation cell therapy manufacturing, with a primary focus on single-use systems.

The Engineer II will be responsible for leading cross-functional teams across the BMS cell therapy network to design and qualify single-use assemblies for pipeline programs, continuous improvement initiatives, and new manufacturing technologies.

The successful candidate will:

  • Interact effectively with the end user community of development scientists and engineers to understand user requirements and provide technical guidance for material/supplier selection and qualification testing
  • Be capable of translating user requirements into single-use design drawings and specifications
  • Collaborate with internal partner functions to ensure a phase-appropriate approach to meeting technical, quality, and supply chain requirements and to ensure the delivery of robust materials that are suitable for clinical and commercial manufacturing
  • Engage with suppliers to communicate user requirements and provide guidance to address gaps in supplier capabilities and/or technologies

 


Basic Qualifications:

 

 

  • BS in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, Life Sciences, Materials Science or related discipline with 4-6 years of relevant experience in the biopharmaceutical industry or MS with 1-3 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with process equipment design, qualification, and implementation, preferably with single-use systems at a biopharmaceutical company or bioprocessing supplier
  • Familiarity with GMP biomanufacturing requirements, preferably direct experience working in a GMP environment
  • Self-motivated individual with demonstrated ability to lead and support highly cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze technical data and design experiments
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

 


Preferred Qualifications:

 

 

  • Working knowledge of industry best practices and standards for single-use systems used in biopharmaceutical applications
  • Familiarity with single-use component and assembly manufacturing methods
  • Experience with generating technical drawings using CAD software
  • Experience with technical diligence and/or quality audits

 


Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.