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This role is accountable for contributing within MES (manufacturing execution system) product team for the technical solution design, configuration, customization & continuous improvement of Vaccines MES system in alignment with agile and DevOps principles, working with a Manager or Director of Engineering, Architect, Facilitator and Product Owner or Product Director.
The Solution Engineer (MES) is a role focusing on engineer proficiencies e.g. Software Development, Testing, DevOps, Lifecycle Management, etc.
and the ability to optimally collaborate with specialists from other subject domains.
In addition, the role will demonstrate core engineer knowledge / experience of industry technologies like SQL databases, Visual Basic, PL-SQL.
This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following :
Ensures continuous delivery of technology solutions, application configuration, customization, integration with ERP & strategic enterprise platforms with automation layer (OSI PI), as well as managing of the recipe component libraries.
Ensures that technical delivery is fully aligned with GSK Security, Quality and Regulatory standards
Ensures use of relevant Vx Tech / central services and collaborating with service partners in identification and delivery of service improvements
Supports Product Owner and product team to deliver value continuously, encouraging and maintaining close links with customers, related Solution groups
Proactively develops and delivers continuous improvement / simplification of Product portfolio to improve user efficiency, increase system reliability and reduce the total cost of ownership
Keeps relevant user documentation up to date in support of the lifecycle plan for audits / reviews.
Pro-actively engages in experimentation and innovation to drive steadfast improvement e.g. to UX / DQ / DI and reducing technical debt / risk
Provides technical direction and GSK expertise to product teams
Contributes to release planning working closely with the Product Owner
Basic Qualifications :
We are looking for engineers with these required skills to achieve our goals :
Master degree in Computer Engineering or related fields (consult manager on related fields)
3+ years’ experience in software development (Visual Basic, PL-SQL)
Experience with data structures (i.e. information management), data models or relational database design (SQL databases)
Experience in agile development and DevOps
Track record of development and delivery of flexible, scalable and supportable IT systems
Superb communication, influencing and partner management skills
Customer focus and excellent problem-solving skills
Preferred Qualifications :
If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus :
Experience with Manufacturing Execution Systems
Experience with Automation Systems
Experience with data integration mechanisms (SAP)
Experience in system validation and qualification