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Project Manager with MES Systems
Ref No.: 18-02279
Location: Woodstock, Illinois

Mandatory Skills • Minimum 10+ years of experience in Project Management and Program Management in the deployment of MES systems in Life science industry
• Minimum 5+ years of hands-on experience on Werum Client|X MES product including the latest version of Client|X v 3.1.x
• Experience on Client|X to PCS (process control system) and Client|X to ERP interface
• Knowledge of using ISA 96 and S 88 standards
• Experience of Pharmaceuticals, Life Science, and working in GxP validated environment
Preferred Skills Any MES with previous Pharm Experience. Preferred to be with Werum Experience if possible
Job Roles/Responsibilities • Act as a pivotal role in guiding both the onsite and offshore team with the Deployment of MES system
• Act as an interface between the Product Vendor, customer and internal stakeholders in various Deployment activities
• Review user requirement specification and lead fit-gap analysis with the features available in the product
• Consult the business and IT team identifying the requirements that can be met through off-the-shelf features of the product and need of customization
• Lead the efforts of creating system requirement specification
• Act as an product consultant to the business team in harmonizing the business process
• Consult the business and IT team on global and local manufacturing template approach with as much possible solution standardization
• Perform/consult Installation engineer for Client|X basic installation, configuration and IQ on the server
• Create/consult team on creating industrialized deployment model with re-usable technical components and repeatable processes to achieve the speed and first time right deployment of solution
• Consult and lead the technical team in creation interface standard between Client|X and PCS ( Process control systems) and Client|X to ERP interface
• Coach and guide team on interface configuration
• Follow and implement ISA 95 and S 88 standards
• Consult validation/testing team on FAT and SAT
• Create the standard MES guideline based on the industry best practices to be followed while creating the MBRs ( creating and using MDEs (MBR design elements)
• Coordinate with global team for understanding the design templates and adopting / customizing them to the requirements of local plants following the global guidelines
• Guide business SMEs in gathering all master data related to equipment, work room, set up parts, area etc.
• Act as a lead product consultant and technical SME to validation team for OQ/PQ test case creation
• Troubleshooting support during execution of IQ/OQ and PQ
• Identify and lead technical activities related to go-live
• Assist/coach the team in writing IT SOPs and conducting user training on developed product
• Assist project manager in creating project plan and effort estimation