Bristol Myers Squibb System Administration and Integration Engineer in Devens, Massachusetts

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol- Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

The Bristol-Myers Squibb Devens site is a state-of-the-art biologics manufacturing facility located on 89 acres, just 45 minutes west of Boston. It is here that we will be fulfilling our critical mission to help patients prevail over serious diseases. This 400,000 square foot complex represents the single largest capital investment in the nearly 125 year history of BMS,

$750 million, and is a key part of our strategic BioPharma transformation.

Responsible for developing and maintaining the real-time data acquisition, historization, analysis, and notification system using OSISoft PI. The candidate engage with cross functional teams to design and Maintain PI Architecture, framework, displays, and notifications.

Additionally, candidate will need to perform setup, confirmations and upgrade related activities in other enterprise data and analytics systems. Ideal candidate will effectively collaborate with global teams to understand requirements, communicate to site business units and coordinate necessary testing and implementation activities

Responsibilities

The essential functions of the job include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Continuously improve the OSIsoft PI system architecture to ensure real-time acquisition and reporting systems remain current in the ever-changing IT / Data landscape.

  • Ensure stability of Asset Framework (AF), AF Analysis, Event Frames, and Notifications

  • Install, configure, monitor of PI-System servers, interfaces & user tools;

  • Integration of PI with manufacturing or lab instruments(E.g. Cell Analyzers) and Enterprise systems such as SAP, Process Control/ MES systems, Data Analytics Platform.

  • Perform Administrative functions on OSI PI system in support of Commercial, Clinical and biologics Development facility at campus.

  • Create Process Information (PI) tools for monitoring, analysis and graphical representation using PI Vision

  • Create automated tools and templates as necessary for recurring tasks to improve team responsiveness and productivity

  • Facilitate and actively work to ensure all quality documentation is correct, complete, and timely and recorded as appropriate

  • Setup, configure and integrate different enterprise and site systems (e.g. planning and scheduling application)

  • Support Enterprise System upgrades and hot-fixing efforts. Serve as the local site contact and SMEs.

  • Create testing protocol and perform necessary testing related to application changes.

Position Qualifications:

Minimum :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related Engineering discipline preferred.

  • 2-3 years System administration and support experiences

  • Working experience with Microsoft Windows Platform in a domain environment ,technical knowledge of network configuration and TCP/IP understanding

  • Experience with SQL and Big data

  • Experience Microsoft SQL Server database administration and Microsoft SQL Server Integration

  • Able to work in both team environments as well as unsupervised in a customer environment

  • Strong presentation, verbal and written communications skills

  • Excellent problem-solving ability

  • Ability to collect requirements, design and configure manufacturing execution systems, manufacturing intelligence tools, process control system historians and interfaces between these systems and enterprise resource planning systems

Preferred:

  • 1 year of work experience in current good manufacturing practice biopharmaceutical production setting (process development and/or manufacturing technical support).

  • Knowledge of the underlying scientific principles applied to the development and manufacture of biopharmaceuticals.

  • Experience in Installation, configuration, and lifecycle management of the full OSIsoft PI product suite

  • Experience in PI Asset Framework, implemented AF Templates and Configuration of PI with AF.

  • Experience working with PI Integrator for Business analytics is a plus.

  • Knowledge of the following software: DeltaV, Emerson Syncade, SAP, Maximo, LIMs, Smartlab, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft IIS, Powershell

  • Knowledge of additional programming language : R, C#

Knowledge of software engineering practices: Source Control, Test Driven Development, Agile Methodology, CI/CD, Front-end or full-stack web development

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.