Automation Specialist /Project Coordinator (Life science)

Automation Specialist /Project Coordinator

We are currently recruiting for an Automation specialist to play a key role on series of customer specific projects. They are expanding rapidly across the globe and currently they are seeking for a successful Automation Engineer. After an intensive training you will take responsibility for quality management processes where your main tasks will include the following:

Responsibilities of the Automation Specialist will include:

  • Program generation for the most common PLC systems (Allen Bradley, Siemens, Delta V, etc)
  • You will play a key role in series of in in-house automation projects similarly you will maintain and upgrade automated systems on site
  • Create test programs & plans for controls also draft their documentation according to GMP
  • Cooperate as well as communicate efficiently with extremely experienced stakeholders involved the automation projects
  • Act as a key contact between the company and the life science international clients
  • You will perform global customers sites visits (approx: 20%)


  • Technical background, ideally prior studies in Engineering, Automation or similar
  • You posses the ability to troubleshoot and program automated systems for life science, food and chemical industry
  • At least 2-3 years of Automation Engineering experience in GMP environment
  • Excellent analytical skills combined with ability to work under own initiative
  • You possess a strong working track in process control and information systems support to manufacturing organizations in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries – GMP
  • You are described as a service oriented professional in the same time as a great communicator and long term relationship builder
  • The ideal candidate will be able to prioritize, multitask and meet deadlines
  • Fluent English and German are equally important while French would be highly advantageous

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Automation Specialist looking to work in a global on the other hand a very niche company. There will be many projects and development opportunities to help you develop your career rapidly!


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