Project Engineer

Location
Rensselaer, NY, United States
Posted
Feb 14, 2021
Ref
22712BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join our growing Engineering team. Our Project Engineers design, specify and commission new biopharmaceutical process and clean utility equipment, and renovate existing systems. We perform troubleshooting and investigation tasks for equipment and manufacturing processes to support the production of our life-changing medications.

As a Project Engineer, a typical day might include the following:
  • Designing and specifying cGMP process equipment, piping, and/or controls including development and review of engineering documentation
  • Managing small-to-mid sized projects related to process equipment and clean utilities including start-up and commissioning
  • Assisting in and leading the design review, site acceptance and installation of equipment
  • Preparing piping and instrumentation diagrams and other related drawings
  • Developing Process Flow Diagrams for manufacturing processes
  • Supporting QA/Validation department by preparing design documents and assisting in protocol execution
  • Assisting in investigations of process equipment, utility systems, and control system anomalies, as well as safety incidents
  • Implementing corrective/preventative actions for existing equipment and manufacturing processes
  • Preparing and executing change controls, including the development of engineering evaluations and test plan documentation
  • Supervising mechanical, electrical, and automation contractors
  • Procurement of equipment and equipment-related services, including negotiating with suppliers
  • Traveling up to 10% of the time, both domestically and internationally


This position might be for you if you:
  • Are interested in having a broad scope with a variety of tasks, seeing the entire process, not just specific equipment or processes
  • Enjoy problem solving and challenges, supporting investigations across the business
  • Have a desire to contribute to elements of design work by helping to specify and translating customer needs into equipment
  • Want to do more than just project management or troubleshooting, balancing your technical and project management skills
  • Have a solid understanding of process control systems and automation
  • Are skilled at planning and tracking project activities and schedules
  • Are thoroughly knowledgeable with engineering documentation required for cGMP process equipment as well as sanitary equipment design requirements
  • Have working knowledge of biopharmaceutical equipment including filling, device assembly, label, and packaging equipment
  • Exhibit a degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness in a sometimes evolving and ambiguous environment
  • Have demonstrated strengths with strong interpersonal, cross-cultural communication
  • Are adept at building and maintaining relationships and leading without direct authority
  • Show resiliency and flexibility in the face of challenging situations
  • Are detail oriented through all phases of a project lifecycle

Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in engineering, preferably Chemical Engineering or Biochemical Engineering. You must have a minimum of 2 years of experience in project/process engineering or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Direct experience with biopharmaceutical process equipment is preferred. Applicants with a Bachelor's degree in engineering and at least 5 years of relevant experience may be considered for a Senior Project Engineer title. Level will be 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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