AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical pharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three main therapy areas - Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases and Respiratory. The Company also is selectively active in the areas of autoimmunity, neuroscience and infection. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and employ over 59,000 people worldwide and about 20% are employed in operations across 18 countries and 30 production facilities.

AstraZeneca is proud to have a unique workplace culture that inspires innovation and collaboration. Employees are empowered to express diverse perspectives - and are made to feel valued, energized and rewarded for their ideas and creativity.


Automation Engineer TILLSATT

Product Security

We are looking to hire an experienced Automation Engineer with special responsibility in Product Security serialization and aggregation. You will act as a Technical leader to support the uplift of automation capability (e.g. serialization, aggregation, tamper evident labeling) at the manufacturing sites in Södertälje to meet the requirements of both market legislation and the Global Product Security Standard.

• Qualified technical support of automated solutions to the PET organizations within Sweden Operations. Incorporates both new equipment and upgrades to existing equipment. Includes preparation of user requirements specifications, design, testing, integration and Qualification.
• Ensure compliance with the Global Product Security Standards, processes and specifications and adherence to market legislation.
• Accountable to ensure that all applied technologies are practical, operator friendly, compliant and reliable

Main duties
• Actively support various projects within the Facilities Engineering & Maintenance (FEM) organization. Work collaboratively with colleagues within the PET organizations and with multiple vendors.
• Act as key technical contact supporting supplier relationship manager for specified equipment/solutions.
• Supports equipment troubleshooting with technicians, consultants and vendor support.
• Supports/leads training activities for end users, and technicians in Automation technologies and applications.
• Share best practice across AstraZenecas PET and obtain feedback on current solutions to ensure continuous improvement.
• Willing to travel internationally to support business needs.

Required profile

Qualifications and profile
• Engineering degree (minimum 3 years University level), within a relevant field applicable to the role such as Electrical / Automation / Software system
• Broad technical skill within automation, preferably within Product Security
• Experience in a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) environment is an advantage
• Experience of working Globally

Competencies, skills and capabilities
• Takes initiative, acts with confidence and works under own direction
• Establishes good relationships and builds effective networks of contacts inside and outside the organisation
• Adapts to others and builds team spirit. Listens, consults others and communicates proactively
• Rapidly learns new tasks and assimilates new information. Gathers comprehensive information to support decision making.
• Focuses on internal customer needs and satisfaction, sets high standards for quality and quantity
• Deals with ambiguity, adapts to changing circumstances, accepts new ideas and change initiatives

Fluent in both Swedish and English.

For further information about the position, please contact Jarl Molin, Recruitment consultant at PeakSearch.

Contact information
Jarl Molin
Mobil: +46 70 235 81 99