Packaging Engineer

Location
Rensselaer, NY, United States
Posted
Oct 14, 2020
Ref
21947BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking to fill a Packaging Engineer position. The Packaging Engineer will serve as combination device and secondary packaging design and development lead for biologic product packaging (clinical and commercial) within the production network. This position will also serve as a technical representative for CMO selection strategy, equipment qualification activities, and will be hands on solving issues during technology transfer and cGMP start up. The MSAT team will strive to establish standard methodologies for technical support of cGMP manufacturing operations. Also focus on ensuring site to site consistency after the processes are successfully transferred, provide floor support during operations of offsite manufacturing, review process data to ensure operational consistency and provide support for investigations.

In this role, a typical day might include the following:
• Providing oversite for development of package component artwork and specifications for components used for commercial production of Regeneron and partner products
• Leading the device and package component supplier network to assure alignment of production capability with equipment platforms within the Regeneron production network. Coordinates establishment of new component suppliers to meet new product introductions and assure continuous component supply for device assembly and packaging process development and commercial production
• Collaborating cross functionally within Regeneron and externally with the established partners to develop the regulatory content for product filings and project changes
• Executing development of new and revised components as the need arises for new product introduction or existing product lifecycle management according to the established implementation target
• Coordinating commercial artwork development, package component specification development and review and approval of these document types. Coordination of the change control process for the artwork specifications associated with new products and product management.
• Where applicable trend process performance, establish data analytics to serve as metrics and to assist in investigations and as feedback to process to achieve the intended process control strategy.

This role may be for you if you:
• Enjoy travel approximately 25-50 % of the time (domestic and international)
• Have proven technical expertise in device assembly, package development and packaging production process. Manufacturing or Package engineering and development preferred.
• Possess Graphic Arts development knowledge and CAD skills
• Are familiar with package testing standard methodology for biologics, combination products and devices
• Have knowledge of industry practices and laws (cGMP, Annex I) and across multiple health authorities (e.g. FDA, EMA, MHRA, etc.)

To be considered for this role you must hold a Bachelor's degree in Packaging Engineering, or related Engineering field for Associate level, 2+ years of related experience for Specialist level, 5+ years for Senior level. Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.
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