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Senior Process Engineer-1 Job at Engineering & Maintenance at Sanofi

Location Framingham, Massachusetts Job Category Engineering & Maintenance Requisition Number POS_75091210-1
Senior Process Engineer-1-POS_75091210-1


Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and Genzyme.

Sanofi US

At Sanofi US, we are committed to the growth of our people, connected in purpose by career, life and health.

Headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ, Sanofi US is part of a leading global healthcare company dedicated to discovering, developing and distributing therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs.

Sanofi has core strengths in diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and Genzyme.

Sanofi US employs approximately 17,000 people across the country all dedicated to protecting health, enhancing life and responding to the hopes and potential healthcare needs of seven billion people around the world.

Commitment is our Strength. Ready to grow together?

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Sanofi US Services, Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.



The Engineering Group at the Framingham Biologics manufacturing sites is responsible to ensure that the manufacturing equipment/systems used in the manufacture and storage of Sanofi Genzyme products are safe and fit for purpose in accordance with Sanofi Genzyme Corporate standards and industry regulatory requirements. This encompasses work processes that originate with the identification of new or revised assets; the design, installation, verification and validation of the assets; the maintenance of the assets in their commissioned/qualified/validated states; and the retirement of the assets at the end of their life.


Position Summary

This position, with minimal guidance, leads the engineering support of manufacturing, maintenance and capital projects. This position develops, organizes, analyzes and presents interpretation of results for operational issues or concurrent engineering projects of moderate scope and complexity.

Core Responsibilities

·Execute concurrent projects of moderate scope and complexity, with minimal supervision.

·Interpret and execute policies and procedures. Recommend modifications to operating policies.

·Lead a small group of engineers and/or technicians on an ongoing or project basis.

·Actively participate and provide input and feedback for the Sanofi Genzyme Safety Program to meet Health and Safety regulations and OSHA requirements in all duties.

·Function as a technical expert on equipment or systems; lead troubleshooting of operations, develop preventative maintenance procedures, and maintain engineering documentation.

·Routinely audit the operational performance and regulatory compliance of a large number of highly complex equipment components or systems.

·Lead efforts with manufacturing, process development, facilities, quality assurance and other departments in developing requirements and recommendations for system modifications.

·Execute tasks, under the minimal direction of project managers, to complete design, engineering, construction, commissioning, and qualification for projects within schedule and budget constraints.

·Coordinate the work of consultants and engineering firms on development of standard design documents.

·Develop project scopes, schedules and budgets.

·Obtain and critique quotes for system/facility modifications and work with vendors to execute.

·Lead initiatives and/or projects.

·Demonstrate skills in the following areas:

oSchedule development



oBasic project management

oCompletion and follow-up

·Utilize quality systems to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.

·Partner with peers, team members, direct and indirect management chain to ensure the following:

oTraining plan execution

oEnsure Inspection Readiness of assigned areas

oParticipate in timely completion of investigations, deviations and CAPA

oProvide support for documentation changes

oDevelop and manage change controls

·Comply with requirements from Sanofi Genzyme’s Safety Program including Health and Safety regulations and OSHA requirements. #LI-GZ



Demonstrate an ongoing commitment to conducting our global business according to the highest legal and ethical standards, and to continually pursue excellence in the development and delivery of all of our products and services. This includes:

  • Adhering to all applicable laws and regulations of the places in which
  • we conduct business, as well as our own Company policies and procedures.
  • Being honest and treating people with respect and courtesy.
  • Constantly striving to make Sanofi Genzyme a great place to work, and a company respected for the quality of its people and products.
  • Acting as role models for our fellow employees by acting responsibly, fairly, and honestly in our dealings and exercising sound judgment in performing our jobs.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 8+ years of Industry experience including 5+ years of GMP or Master’s with 5+ years of Industry experience with 3 years of GMP


  • General understanding of Quality Systems.
  • General understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical field.
  • General knowledge of other related disciplines.
  • Demonstrated skills in the following areas:
    • Problem solving and applied engineering
    • Basic technical report writing
    • Communication
  • Working knowledge of pharmaceutical/biotech process
    Experience in Bio-PharmaceuticalsDirect experience with regulated environments (i.e. cGMP, OSHA, EPA).
  • Working knowledge of specialized equipment/processes.
    General knowledge of Commissioning and Qualification.
    Effectively interact with a variety of communication and working styles.
    Ability to independently determine when additional internal/external resources are required to solve problems.


·Ability to gown and gain entry to manufacturing areas.

·Required to support manufacturing operations on an “on call” 24/7 basis.


Job : Engineering & Maintenance
Primary Location : United States-Massachusetts-Framingham

Job Posting : Feb 27, 2017, 9:58:15 AM

Job Type : Regular
Employee Status : Regular