Automation Engineer

Canton de Neuchatel, Switzerland, AKKA [2020-12625]

Field(s) of expertise
Electronics Engineering Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

The jobholder as part of the automation group provides technical support for the existing installations and expertise in project related to systems improvement or new projects. Activities requiring automation need to be performed, designed, installed, commissioned and qualified according to the related cGMP and Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP), it is the jobholder’s responsibility to ensure its application.


  • Supporting technical aspects of a Change Control related to Automation
  • Working closely with the Change Control owner to implement automation requirements
  • Preparing the final technical documentation
  • Providing and implementing technical solutions that are technically appropriate meeting user requirements and are economically reasonable
  • Identify and understand user requirements for modifications
  • Find appropriate solutions to meet the user requirements from technical as well as economical point of view
  • Perform modification on production automated systems


  • Automation and/or electronic technical degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in pharmaceutical/chemical/ food industry
  • Experience in automation programming (Rockwell PLC5, Control Logix)
  • Knowledge of supervision software HMI iFIX GE
  • Good experience with the Microsoft tools
  • French speaking (fluent)

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