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Job Title Senior Engineer

JobID 1608743

Location: Boulder, CO

Description ROLE SUMMARY:

Lead Engineering team, execute site capital/expense projects, and manage site portfolio to ensure site objectives are met. Accountable for Site capital and expense budget, scope delivery, schedule adherence and communication.

Plan, develop, coordinate, and direct all phases of the engineering, construction, qualification work of small thru major Engineering or Business system projects.

Accountable for support of internal engineering resources, identify/acquiring/maintaining contracted engineering, construction, and validation resources, and managing the site project portfolio and commensurate project schedules/cash flows/budgets/quality/communication in accordance with the Site Master Technical Plan, safety, and quality objectives.

This position is a key role in ensuring we meet our business objectives and site goals including safety, quality and compliance, cost, and supply reliability.


**Project / Portfolio Execution**

Responsible for project planning, design, construction and qualification. Provide input and recommendations to the organization regarding the development of new designs, methods, or processes. Assist in evaluation of code-related issues, as applicable; including building, fire, electrical, environmental, etc. Take into account financial and business considerations, draw conclusions and recommend options for projects. Develop a broad range of cost estimates from conceptual thru detailed design. Plan and conduct work requiring analysis of data, procedures, design, and qualification requirements. The majority of assigned projects will have budgets less than $500,000. Larger projects will have budgets up to $4-$5MM.

Lead cross functional team from all departments (Quality, EH&S, Manufacturing, Research and Development, Supply Chain, Finance) in preparation and updates of the Site Master Technical Plan and ensure alignment with site goals/objectives. Accountable to each department for successful execution and communication. Review regularly with Director of Engineering and Site Leadership. Manage and identify cost savings; track, and report actuals to plan.


Track progress and report results of projects and portfolio to Site Leadership Team. Provide updates at the site-wide "Town Hall" meetings, for corporate visits, and for site metrics. Maintain Engineering visual data.

**Personnel Support**

Contractor Management - May supervise; assist in directing the work of one or more consultants, trades contractors, or technicians for the execution of an engineering project. Report progress, costs and schedule for technicians during project-specific activities.

Coaches and/or mentor less experienced technical personnel within the organization, including designers, technicians, and engineers. Receive general project direction for complex tasks from more experienced staff. Regular assignments are completed with minimal supervision. Provide training to new/current employees with respect to documentation, use of equipment and department procedures.

**Quality and Compliance**

Represent the Engineering team for internal, customer, and FDA audits. Support teams and provide leadership for resolving manufacturing problems affecting product quality, personnel safety, environmental compliance, quality compliance or equipment operability. Manage ERs and CAPAs per schedule in addition to providing mentoring support to ER and CAPA writers in the department. Identify continuous improvement opportunities for standard work practices and fully implement solutions.

Develop and manage engineering and project management standards and procedures. Maintain site/equipment drawings and specs along with other control documents for critical systems


BS Chemical Engineering

8-10 years cGMP experience

Familiar with basic chemical unit operations performed by manufacturing at an API manufacturing cGMP site (distillations, filtrations, vacuum / venting operations, drying, etc.).

Has basic knowledge of chemical processing and support equipment from perspective of operations and troubleshooting performance problems.

Advanced experience in general engineering skills and is proficient in some of the key areas related to the type of projects performed at this site.

Familiar with existing chemical and utility systems at the site.

Suggests / applies novel and innovative solutions to projects.

Gathers ideas from a variety of perspectives and sources. Suggests new ways to apply existing knowledge.

Exhibits a sense of urgency to achieve aggressive time tables.

Creates a conducive environment to achieve compressed scopes & schedules with multi-function groups.

Ability to assist in troubleshooting chemical and utility systems through knowledge of equipment operation and performance problems.

Excellent technical writing skills; can write operation SOPs for unfamiliar equipment with input from Manufacturing, Maintenance, EH&S, and Quality.

**EEO Statement**

**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.

**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.

**Additional Offer Details:**

+ **Last Date to Apply for Job: August 28, 2017**

+ **Grade: Legacy Hospira 09**

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

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

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