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Sr. Packaging Engineer # JN -052019-46761

SSI Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
  • The Senior Engineer is responsible for engineering activities required for development / qualification / validation and transfer of GMP physical test methods and container closure integrity test methods for combination products, devices, primary container, and secondary packaging components, as required. This individual shall have the ability to work on multiple projects at one time that may involve either new or changed product, process, tooling or equipment introduction to improve product quality and reliability
  • Assure transfer of new combination product test methods or container closure integrity methods to QC or manufacturing, by developing six sigma processes and compiling all required documentation
  • Execute test method development, qualification, and transfer per procedures to ensure projects are completed on schedule and within established budget
  • Provide expert support in the design or redesign of tools and/or equipment required for manufacturing testing and/or processes
  • Provide expert support for investigations as well as new process development required to improve manufacturing operations. Improvements may be required for a variety of reasons (i.E. Quality, reliability, new product introduction, cost saving)
  • Support development of cost estimates for new processes, gauges and equipment development used in generation of capital request documentation
  • Generate procedures necessary to support department and new process equipment
  • Provide expert training to individuals in the operation and maintenance of processes, test methods and equipment introduced to the manufacturing department (i.E. Production operator, mechanics, process engineers)
  • Participate in and assume responsibilities of team functions as assigned (i.E. Product Improvement Teams).
  • Supervise work of support staff during development and manufacture of test methods
  • Generate/author and own the Combination Product Test Method documents
  • Ensure test method test fixtures, processes, and equipment operate safely and considers ergonomic factors in the design
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills
  • Develops and maintains integrated timelines capturing appropriate cross functional details and deliverables which are aligned with the functional and project deliverables
  • Networks with manufacturing, quality and regulatory organizations both internal and external
  • Drives the cross-functional communication and integration of information to optimize decision making, issue resolution and change management throughout project lifecycle
  • Communicates project status and risks associated with integrated timelines to leadership
  • Facilitates robust horizontal communication to ensure all functions are aware of changes in deliverables and impacts to risk
  • Proactively identifies issues and/or risks and develops mitigation options to resolve or escalate efficiently
  • Integrates partner/vendor timelines with timelines as appropriate

Basic Qualifications:
  • Doctorate Degree OR
  • Master' s Degree and 3 years of Engineering experience OR
  • Bachelor' s Degree and 5 years of Engineering experience OR
  • Associate Degree and 10 years of Engineering experience OR
  • High School Diploma / GED and 12 years of Engineering experience



Thousand Oaks, CA