Supply Chain Chain Transformation Workstream MES / SAP (f/m/d)

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Key Responsibilities

  • Workstream lead for the implementation of  MES /SAP  interface within the supply chain transformation project for Small Molecules in Visp in alignment with the global supply chain transformation objectives (e.g. as defined by the global supply chain center of excellence)
  • Responsible for the implementation of the MES /SAP interface
  • Set up all relevant SAP Master Data (SAP-MM and SAP-PP)
  • Design, identify, source, build, install, program, configure, commission and validate solutions
  • Gather requirements from key stakeholders and generate URS/FRS documentation, enforce and oversee qualification of OT systems to perform to those and current local and global Lonza OT security and infrastructure requirements.
  • Assist with Computer Systems Validation (CSV) activities: Validation Plan, Risk Assessment, Protocols, Test Protocols, Change Requests etc.

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Preferred area of study in Engineering or Information Technology. Automation Professional Certification desired.
  • Process knowledge in the area of small molecule API manufacturing is preferable
  • Experience with designing information interfaces, data conversion, and network and infrastructure fundamentals
  • Experience with MES integration with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, preferably SAP
  • Experience with design of PCS, MES and associated Network Architecture
  • System Know-how for MES / DeltaV / SAP
  • Experience in supply chain management is an advantage
  • Expert in Project Management & in Change Management
  • Familiar with working in regulated environment – knowledge of cGMP
  • Ability to quickly adjust to a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Fluent in German and English is a must

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R41457