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Senior Process Engineer

Company: Danaher Corporation
Location: West Sacramento
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Job Description:

Wondering what's within Beckman Coulter Diagnostics? Take a closer look.
At first glance, you'll see that for more than 80 years we've been dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory to move science and healthcare forward. Join a team where you can be heard, be supported, and always be yourself. We're building a culture that celebrates backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of all our associates. Look again and you'll see we are invested in you, providing the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and try new things with the support you need to be successful.
Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we're working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world's biggest health challenges.
The Senior Process Engineer for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible for being the overall subject matter expert in Technical Operations for Microbiology consumable manufacturing process and operations, with primary responsibilities in leading continuous improvement efforts to address root causes of manufacturing defects, and drive impactful cost-savings efforts in Technical Operations. This role has high visibility across the organization, and offers high potential for growth and influence.
This position is part of the Microbiology Reagent Manufacturing Team located in West Sacramento CA and will be on-site. At Beckman Coulter, our vision is to relentlessly reimagine healthcare, one diagnosis at a time.
You will be a part of the Technical Operations Team and report to the Manager, Process Engineering, responsible for ensuring that every patient has access to the right antibiotic at the right time. If you thrive in a fast-paced, multifunctional role, where you can bring your authentic self to achieve your best, and be part of a diverse team to build world-class diagnostic devices-read on.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Lead technical failure investigations of consumable product (non-conformance assessments/CAPAs) that require strong technical problem solving skills and the ability ideate effective corrective actions.

  • Lead process validations and performance qualifications as the subject matter expert in microbiology consumable product manufacturing and technical operations processes. These include projects related to process improvements, cost savings, material qualifications, design changes, and routine updates to manufacturing processes.

  • Lead risk assessments for Tech Ops projects and validations, primarily as it pertains to product performance, including post launch risk assessments.

  • Utilize foundation in analytical laboratory techniques such as HPLC, spectrophotometry, microbiological assays, broth microdilutions etc., to aid with root cause investigations and Operations projects.

  • Analyze complex scientific data using strong foundation in sampling statistics and using tools such as JMP, SAS, MS Office etc. Experience in DOE, basic programming, and proficiency in using computer and software tools for data analysis and general organization is a strong plus.

  • Demonstrate excellent written and oral communication of technical data including but not limited to, validation protocols, risk assessments, data summaries, CAPAs.

  • Collaborate effectively with a highly cross-functional team consisting of Manufacturing engineers, Line operators, product SMEs, QC/QA, supply chain, R&D, Regulatory, and Marketing; driving consensus to achieve project goals.

    The essential requirements of the job include:

    • Bachelor's degree in Microbiology, Biomedical Engineering, or related field, with 5+ years' experience OR Master's degree in field with 3+ years' experience OR Doctoral degree in field with 0+ years' experience

    • Must have experience working in medical device manufacturing, pharmaceutical, or other regulated environment, with strong foundation in GMP/GDP, ISO 13485/MDSAP standards etc.

    • Demonstrated skills in root cause investigation, problem solving, implementing corrective actions.

    • Strong foundation in risk assessment, DOE, statistical sampling, and experience using various tools for data analysis such as JMP, SAS etc.

    • Self-starter, who can excel independently under minimal guidance, as well as thrive in a cross-functional team environment.

      It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

      • Hands-on laboratory experience in Microbiology, or other biological science, including exposure to biological sample preparation, cell culture, analytical assays such as HPLC, UV-VIS spectrophotometry etc.

      • Experience with Danaher Business System (visual project management, value stream mapping, standard work ) /Lean/Kaizen/6-sigma, Problem Solving Process (PSP).

      • Programming background or ability to use and apply scripts for process improvement activities and reduce redundancies.

        The salary range OR the hourly range for this role is $90,000 - $110,00. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.
        This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.
        We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.
        Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company's sole discretion, consistent with the law.
        When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.
        Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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