Posted to MedZilla on 11/11/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MN, Process Engineer R0012618-MZ


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Job Description


Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Process Engineer in our Brooklyn Park, Minnesota office.

Here, everyone matters, and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Process Engineer working on the engineering team, you will be empowered to act as a technical owner for system lifecycle, and a typical day will include:


  • Serve as the Engineering subject matter expert for a specific process area (cell culture, harvest, purification, clean-in-place, or clean/facility utilities systems) ensuring systems remain in a qualified state
  • Act as technical owner for system lifecycle. This will include design and installation of equipment, qualification, production support, deviation resolution, maintenance, and decommissioning
  • Responsible for system reliability and performance monitoring


  • Develop engineering deliverables including: Process Flow Diagrams, P&IDs, System Specifications, and Functional Specifications
  • Implement system modifications under cGMP change control
  • Develop and execute Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT), commissioning protocols, and qualification protocols
  • Develop robust calibration and preventative maintenance plans
  • Lead investigations into system deviations and implement corrective actions and preventative actions


  • Possess basic knowledge of core principles in various engineering disciplines including fluid mechanics, heat transfer, thermodynamics, and mass transfer
  • Experience working in FDA regulated industry utilizing cGMP is strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with the operation, support, or design of the following systems: bioreactors, centrifugation, chromatography, tangential flow filtration, Clean-in-Place systems, autoclaves, clean utilities, or HVAC systems preferred
  • Basic knowledge of process automation, programmable logic controllers, instrumentation and controls highly desirable


  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Tuition reimbursement Company match of charitable contributions
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs

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Brooklyn Park, MN

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