Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Developer
About the job
The Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Developers drives all activities required to ensure a high level of performance for MES systems, bringing a perfect answers from the MES services to Business requirements.
His transversal position allows him to play a key role from the design, build & tests of the Core model to the support & lifecycle operations with a functional & technical perspective. Best in Class & innovating Architecture MES will be the target of the Digital MES Developper.
He works in close collaboration with all MES Digital Product Owner, MES Full Stack Engineer, MES DevOps Engineer, Product lines and local digital team, counterparts in Infrastructure (architecture, project & support teams), Cybersecurity domains, external vendors. He remains up to date on company’s standards, Digital / IT industry practices and emerging technologies and contributes to Digital maintenance processes & tools.
Main MES system in scope :
Koerber MES PAS-X Product (named INOVA for Sanofi)
Siemens MES Opcenter Execution Pharma Product (named MARS for Sanofi)
Business Processes covered in scope :
Master data management (items, users rights, equipments, locations, Workorder…)
Master batch record edition & approval (including workflows)
Master batch record review & approval (by Exception)
Guidances / instructions
Weighing & Dispensing
Communication to equipements or scada systems
Material flow management
Traceability / Genealogy
Articulation with ERP, quality, logistic & shopfloor systems (LIMS, Documentation, Deviation management, Serialisation, OEE,…)
Technical Expertise, Delivery, and Quality-Performance of services:
Support Site on application, system or process issue for MES and eco systems (system setup, installations, configurations, interfaces, eMBRs, Master Datas…)
Design, document, develop & test advanced technical solutions (scripts, add-ins, advanced monitoring, reports, global configurations, …) using standard features of the product
Participate to any innovative solution allowing acceleration of deployments or industrialization of system installation & management (updates/upgrades, …)
Lead preparation & build of delivery packages for sites. Be the referent for installation & configuration of MES Systems. Work closely with MES Application Experts for Core model environement & Project leaders from platforms / clusters for system deployments.
Ensure that standards, rules & tools for Platform Mgt (Release mgt, Solution Documentation, Testing) are correctly setup, understood and applied
Contribute to the definition of indicators for performance, quality of service, business satisfaction. Put in place the technical capability allowing to build automatically these indicators
Manage preventive / corrective maintenance for components
Ensure that standards and recommendations for Quality, Security and Accessibility of Digital are correctly understood and integrated in the Core model architecture design.
Support Sanofi internal audit & external inspection
Contribute to support operations, contribute to investigation, always in alignment with standard processes
Facilitate the transfer of know-how, experience and best practices
Contribute to Digital skills development within his/her domain
Experience & Knowledge:
5+ years work experience in Manufacturing Execution System domain in Pharma industry
Demonstrated experience in a multicultural/multilanguage environment and in a matricial organization.
Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes in industrial plants within pharmaceutical context (GXP regulations)
Manufacturing Execution System Business Processes including Master Batch Record and Review by Exception
Relevant MES solutions/modules/functionalities
Strong Knowledge of Siemens OPCenter Pharma Execution and or Koerber PAS-X Product
Strong Knowledge of Digital technologies as AWS or AZURE cloud, containers, micro services, dev-ops,…
Strong Expertise of Infrastructure technologies & services as network, Windows System administration, Databases Oracle & PostGre SQL
Strong Expertise in development laguages : Powershell, VB, VBScript, Java, .NET, C#
Strong Expertise in low code / no code solution : Mendix
Strong Expertise in Reporting tools : PowerBI, Crystal Reports
Strong communication and interaction skills
Applying standard in an Agile matter
Ability to challenge, open minded and active listening
Knowledge of Pharma industry regulatory best practices applied to Digital development
Education: Engineering or master in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
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