Amgen Principal IS Automation Engineer in Singapore, Singapore

This role will act as the Operations Information Systems (OIS) automation project leader for site projects including expansions and upgrade activities. The individual will build consensus between the individual requirements of facility management, Corporate Engineering, OIS, and corporate standard architectures to design the project specific automation architecture for project activities. Key Accountabilities: * Automation Project Leader for site projects including expansions and upgrade activities, providing day to day technical leadership to the project team in all project phases (design, delivery, startup, commissioning, validation and operational support * Ensure the project budget, schedule and staffing is commensurate to enabling the Process Control Systems (PCS), Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Building Automation Systems (BAS), and Plant Information Systems to attain the performance standards required to support the business objectives. * Act as client interface, point of escalation and resolve client concerns, developing and reporting project results, technical guidance of a project from concept to delivery, detailed project planning, management of suppliers/contractors/Systems integrators/OEMs, system commissioning and validation, technical solution evaluation, schedule tracking. * Lead and manage staff, the jobholder will direct the activity of others in matrix, internal or external reporting relationships * Build strong relationships with stakeholders, contribute to key decision making and influence the development of business area strategy where appropriate. * Operational vendor management and contract negotiations with focus on Automation Systems Integrators and OEM suppliers. * Ensuring compliance with practices, policies, procedures, legal requirements and goals of project sponsors and approved methodologies, develop supporting documentation and monitor budget tracking/ timeliness/ scheduled resources.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree & 2 years of IS experience OR Master's degree & 6 years of IS experience OR Bachelor's degree or & 8 years of IS experience OR Associate's degree & 10 years of IS experience OR High school diploma / GED & 12 years of IS experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to translate strategic opportunities and emerging technology solutions into tangible pragmatic executable plans allied to the ability to apply corporate blueprint and standards using business drivers to local business needs and project requirements. * Ability to anticipate, evaluate and resolve multiple, simultaneous project issues, delays and problems by utilizing technical, project management, and business expertise. * Working knowledge of GAMP software development lifecycle, ANSI/ISA-S88 and S95 industry standards and methodologies to establish a PCS, BAS, and MES implementation and Systems Integration that meets Operations' business requirements. * Experience with Rockwell Automation PLC/SCADA/Batch, Emerson DeltaV, OSIsoft PI Data Historian, Werum MES and Siemens BAS is preferred. * Experience with designing information interfaces, data conversion, and network and infrastructure fundamentals.