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Our client, a global market leader in the production and process support of active pharmaceutical ingredients, both in the chemical and biotechnology sectors, is looking for a CIP Design Lead / SME for an initial 12-month contract with high chances of extension based in the Valais area, Switzerland.


CIP Design Lead / SME – 5213


·      Act as a CIP Lead for technical changes and change management associated with Installation, Automation, Cleaning strategy

·      Act as an SME to support installation, construction and commissioning

·      System owner approval of installation standard

·      Design review Client lead for all CIP changes

·      Responsible for CIP system performance from Design to after the PQs

·      Process Pre and Post approval of all CQV activities 



·      Work/residence permit or Swiss/EU citizenship required

·      10+ years of hands-on technical experience in large molecule drug substance , in CIP, clean utilities, Upstream or Downstream

·      5+ years of experience working with CIP systems

·      Experience with stainless steel equipment and Delta V software

·      Strong understanding of design in all project phases and complex CIP processes

·      Substantial SME skills within several domains, including collaboration with design partners, CQV, MES and Utility / site operations teams

·      Collaborative personality, strong decision maker, and ability to work independently

·      Will interface: QA, CQV, Engineering, Design, Facilities

·      Fluency in English 

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