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Automation Infrastructure Lead

McPherson, KS 67460

The Automation Infrastructure Lead will have overall responsibility for managing regulatory aspects of the process automation systems and infrastructure used in the manufacture of sterile injectable at the Pfizer McPherson, KS site. This position will provide technical support related to the operation, maintenance, installation, startup/commissioning, testing, and qualification of manufacturing systems and infrastructure within a sterile injectable manufacturing facility.


+ Responsibility for managing regulatory aspects of automation systems and infrastructure

+ Provide on the floor operational support as needed

+ Support all investigations and audits as needed

+ Provide off-shift and on call support when necessary

+ Responsible for Periodic review of the Automation Systems/Infrastructure

+ Support future capital projects and assure site automation standards are followed

+ Provide automation guidance and training to other functional groups (ie. Operations, Validation, Maintenance, etc) and Automation personnel

+ Author and/or review design documents for projects and process changes

+ Support FAT/commissioning/qualification activities as required

+ Develop and implement site automation standards for systems and infrastructure

+ Develop automation Standard Operating Procedures

Develop a cybersecurity program which allows tracking of assets and patch/anti-virus levels for easier response, as well as anti-virus and patch deployment

+ Be recognized as an expert with site's automation cybersecurity needs

+ Generate and develop system support documentation

+ Participate in the site and network wide teams to provide cybersecurity alignment and direction

+ Clearly communicate progress and issues to management and peers

+ Monitor and trend issues to identify and develop preventative solutions


**Education** :

+ Bachelor of Science degree in a technical field - Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent technical degree or work experience.


+ 10+ years in process automation

+ Background in cGMP regulations, be up to date on cybersecurity methodologies and the practical application of those methodologies to control systems.

+ Familiar with process controls equipment including PLCs, DCSs, HMIs, SCADA systems, SQL relational database systems, virtual machine environment and network infrastructure including design and testing skills.

+ Integrated manufacturing systems

+ Good verbal, writing and communication skills

+ English proficiency

+ Computer Literate

**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

+ **Last Date to Apply for Job: Nov. 20, 2019**

+ Eligible for Relocation Package

+ Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.



Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-08

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