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Manufacturing Execution Systems Engineer
Ref No.: 18-50663
Location: Devens, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 10/01/2018 to 03/31/2019
Job Title: Manufacturing Execution Systems Engineer
Work Location: Devens, MA

Length of Assignment: 6 Months
Position Type: Contract Role
Client: A Big Pharmaceutical Company

Role Overview:

The Devens site currently has an opening for MES Consultant in the Digital Plant organization. This is a contract position for 6 months and can be further extended as required. The MES Consultant will be part of the team of Recipe Authors and Subject Matter Experts working on Automation Strategy and Recipe Optimization initiative. The candidate should have demonstrated track record of proficiency with Manufacturing Execution Systems and its interaction with the Control System, ERP, LIMS and Maximo. The ideal candidate should have expertise in designing generic and scalable recipes using Syncade Workflow 4.9.

Job Responsibilities:
• Work as integral member of cross-functional team to gather and document requirements and design solutions to meet business needs and strategy.
• Provide Subject Matter Expertise towards the new strategy for MES Recipe and Integration design using Emerson Syncade MES software.
• Design, develop and test recipes for the Devens Biologics Manufacturing facility. The recipe design should be robust and scalable to additional products with minimum or no changes.
• Establish standards for the recipe design and develop generic object library which can be used across multiple Syncade recipes.
• Help to put together the cutover plan and strategy to upgrade Syncade platform and recipes from Workflow version 4.6 to workflow version 4.9.

Qualifications and Skills:
• Bachelor Degree preferably in MIS, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science or related field with minimum 5 years of experience on Manufacturing IT applications.
• Strong Recipe Design and authoring skills in MES-Preferably Syncade.
• Experience on designing and configuring MES applications like Syncade, Client-X, XFP, etc.
• Experience on designing and configuring interfaces from MES to Process Automation System, ERP, LIMS, CMMS, etc.
• Experience on Syncade Workflow 4.9, Quality Review Module and tools like Syncade Resource Editor to configure generic Syncade recipes.
• Knowledge of Visual Basic, Web Services, OSI PI, Crystal Reports and SQL Reports would be preferable.
• Knowledge of MS Windows Server and MS SQL server also a plus.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in team environment.

Interested candidates can share their most updated resume at or they can reach out to me on #973-967-3412