Integrated Systems Specialist - Medicine Design
Embedded within the Automation Medicine Design group at GSK to provide first-line software, technical & hardware support for their ThermoFisher Antibody Production platforms with the primary objective of maximizing system reliability.
The role will also work with the wider Scientific Services team to support a variety of additional automation platforms when required and will be based at Stevenage.
- Develop Training Packages tailored to the ThermoFisher Antibody Production platforms, intended for both LIS Engineers & the client’s scientific workforce.
- Develop and implement a proactive maintenance regime for key equipment within Medicine Design at GSK.
- Oversee & participate in equipment support activities within Medicine Design at GSK.
- Act as ‘first-responder’ for critical equipment breakdowns, ensuring minimal impact on scientific activity.
- Carryout on-going system performance analysis based upon error logs, live run interventions and root-cause analysis & trending of errors to mitigate their reoccurrence.
- Train GSK LIS Engineers on key equipment within Medicine Design at GSK and ensure skill levels are maintained by establishing a reassessment schedule.
- Train scientists within Medicine Design at GSK how to make best use of the ThermoFisher Antibody Production equipment, ensuring optimal routine operation.
- Develop support solutions built around the requirements of Medicine Design at GSK to enhance service delivery
- Establish & maintain strong relationships with the Vendor Service Organisation.
- Maintain awareness of new developments in their field of Laboratory Automation.
- Provide technical mediation in the event of long running equipment issues involving multiple vendors
- Help develop best-practice and facilitate knowledge sharing between automation SME’s at GSK.
- HND in a Mechatronic related subject
- Extensive experience in lab instrument support.
- Pharmaceutical / Regulated working background
- Previous experience of working in multidisciplinary customer facing teams
- Advanced Technical Skills in field of expertise
- Experience of servicing scientific equipment.
- Understanding of device networking and communications protocols.
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