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Director, Process Engineering

Scientific Search
New York, NY
  • Expired: November 17, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Director, Manufacturing Process Engineering

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Base Salary Range: 130k-190k, depending on level & qualifications

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Are you looking to work for a company that truly values work life balance? Unlimited PTO, Paid Benefits, True Diversity, loves people that challenge the norm and thrive on innovation? Are you looking for a leader who focuses on development and mentorship? Do you love to see your work have a very real patient impact? This group is for you!!

We are searching for an Associate Director/Director Manufacturing Process Engineering that will be responsible for creating, implementing and overseeing all aspects of process engineering. This role reports directly to the Vice President of Technology.

Some Things You Will Be Doing Include

  • Oversee all process engineering activities including process improvements, process scale-up, process technology transfers, and process validations.
  • Act as a technical thought leader in process engineering, equipment reliability, including providing technical expertise and scientific leadership in troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and data trending toward continued manufacturing process and facility improvements.
  • Lead the expansion of manufacturing locations, including site selection, securing bids, managing contracts, oversight of all execution activities.
  • Play a lead role in technology transfer, scale-up and process characterization & validation.
  • Contributes to strategic planning by evaluating and projecting future process and facility needs and proposing options to achieve them.
  • Analyze facility needs, plan and budget for expenditures in collaboration with senior management. Manage the approved capital and facilities-related expense budget to ensure that all budgets and schedules are met.

Some Things You Will Bring To The Role

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent technical field required.
  • MS degree in Engineering or closely related technical field or MBA preferred
  • 10 years of cleanroom manufacturing experience is required, aseptic manufacturing preferred
  • A minimum of 5+ years of direct management experience required, with the ability to manage engineers, scientists and technicians and influence, motivate and drive technical rigor.
  • Hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves approach with high sense of urgency and drive for results
  • Expertise in technical / process design, development, and process / technology transfer with a thorough understanding of regulatory requirements.
  • Experience with semisolid aseptic formulation and syringe filling lines is strongly preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of medical device regulations (e.g., 21 CFR Part 820), cGMP, and related standards (e.g., ISO 13485) is required.
  • Demonstrated experience managing a biotech facility
  • Requires strong leadership and organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
  • Knowledge of RABS/isolator systems preferred
  • Working knowledge of industry-standard schematic capture and mechanical design CAD tools preferred.

For immediate consideration, email and mention Job #16635


Scientific Search


New York, NY
10261 USA



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