10 Nov, 2021

Process Engineer

  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Process Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

Job Description

Caring for the world ... starting with the individual. This guiding principle inspires and unites the people at Johnson & Johnson. The culture of caring is at the heart of our corporate philosophy, which is anchored in the Credo.


Cilag AG is an international manufacturing company of the pharmaceutical division of the Johnson & Johnson Group and produces pharmaceutical and medical device products as well as active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for global markets at its production site in Schaffhausen. Thanks to our innovative products, processes and technologies, Cilag AG is today one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in Switzerland and at the same time a strategic launch and growth site and competence center for sterile production.


We are looking for a highly committed:


Process Engineer, based in Schaffhausen



Further responsibilities and duties are


  • Optimization of aseptic production processes with a focus on aseptic filling and lyophilization technology
  • Provide technical support for Production, Quality and Technical Operations related to process design, quality aspects and equipment availability
  • Technical process analysis, root cause investigations and deploying of proactive process improvements
  • Accountable for technical process descriptions, maintenance plans, safety concepts and technical reports
  • Analytical and statistical data analysis and development of technical process solutions and predictive maintenance concepts using digital technologies (Industry 4.0)
  • Project Management of investment projects and equipment life cycle management
  • Commissioning & Qualification of new or modified equipment
  • Participation in international teams for the implementation of strategic projects

  • You have successfully completed your studies (university, bachelor or master’s degree) and have already gained several years of experience in the field of mechanical engineering, process engineering, pharmaceutical technology or similar.
  • You have proven experience in Process or Maintenance Engineering preferably in the live science and GMP environment. In addition to an independent, self-initiative and goal-oriented way of working, you apply your technical expertise and develop teamwork mentality during issue handling.
  • In addition, you are interested in the challenges of the maintenance and production processes.
  • Proficiency in English and German is meaningful.

For more than 130 years, diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) have been part of our cultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Our commitment to respect the dignity and diversity of all is embedded in our Credo.

We know that the success of our business depends on having the best talent in a workforce that reflects the diverse markets we serve around the world and an inclusive culture that values different perspectives and life experiences.

That is why we in Switzerland are working to create an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued and each and every one of our people feels that they belong and can reach their potential. No matter who they are.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Johnson & Johnson means “You Belong”!

If you want to be a change agent in a challenging environment and shape the future quality organization, please send us your online application (CV, Motivation Letter, Working References etc.).

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