Internship - Industrial IT and Automation

Bristol Myers Squibb

Bristol Myers Squibb


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    09 November 2023
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Position Title:

Internship - Industrial IT and Automation Specialist


IT Lead, Late Stage & Launch Facilities


Engineering educational background preferably in Automation, Bio or Chemical processing

?Information Technology and Automation background


Integrated into the Information Technology department, in a brand-new project team working on building the new manufacturing facility at Boudry Site that includes cutting-edge technologies, the Internship role for Industrial IT and Automation Specialist will provide support to GMP automated System of Boudry Manufacturing Plant implemented and during their implementation.

Provide technical support for Manufacturing Operations

Implement corrective actions as defined by the Deviation management or the Change Control Process that can include (but not limited to) automation code changes, review, design document updates & re-approval, SOP updates and trainings.

What you will learn

  • Hands-on experience with automation systems
  • Acquire Knowledge of specific manufacturing systems (Building management System, Room Monitoring System, MES, etc.)
  • Pharma/Biotech Processes, Utilities and HVAC equipment
  • Awareness of Industry 4.0 and related topics.
  • IEC 61131, ISA-88 and ISA-95 Standards
  • SCADA software and PLC (Siemens, Allen-Bradley, iFix, etc).
  • Computer Networking and Fieldbus.
  • Design, configuration, installation, and maintenance of automation software and

associated hardware.

  • Oversight or participation on all automation aspects of overall automation projects lifecycle (URS, FS, DS, SDS, FAT, SAT, IQ, OQ, PQ and system support as well)
  • Troubleshooting skills to recover system critical functionalities.
  • Gain Understanding of electrical and P&ID standards.
  • GMAO software and IT Ticketing systems (ServiceNow)
  • Business and enterprise architecture
  • GxP/GAMP/Data Integrity practices/ASTM E2500

If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesn't perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.

Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing Careers
With a single vision as inspiring as "Transforming patients' lives through science? ", every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

On-site Protocol
Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is a necessary job function of this role, which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and it enhances the Company culture.

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