Johnson & Johnson Careers

Sr. Systems Software Engineer

Limerick, Limerick
Industrial Manufacturing

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805665713W

Position Title: Senior Process & Systems Engineer

Department: Engineering

Report to: Senior Manager, Engineering    

Location: Limerick

Travel requirement: Up to 50% Domestic/International Travel


Position Summary:

Engineering SME for the installation, modification and support of Distribution processes / systems / equipment to drive end-to-end value and innovation within the CLS Global Network. 

Main areas of responsibility:

Design, plan and implement hardware, software and process installations / modifications

·         Lead technical analysis and development of opportunities / solutions to support business improvement opportunities, network optimization activities and other software / hardware projects (e.g. equipment obsolescence, capacity expansion, etc.)

·         Core Team member / Engineering Lead for medium-scale projects and sub-team member for large-scale projects.

·         Partner with strategic vendors to deliver required solution; conduct technical analysis of vendor proposals.

·         Prepare technical documentation package including User Requirement Specifications (URS), Technical Specifications, Software design documentation, validation (IQ/OQ/PQ, SDLC/CSV), change control, test plans, material specifications, etc. in support of equipment/software projects to meet internal and external standards

·         Lead and support Distribution Customers in development of technology project charters, aCAR submission deliverables, Instantis project entry and project management to support improvements in productivity, quality, capability and/or safety.

Troubleshooting expertise and Support services.

·         Provide SME support on installed equipment / software

·         Serve as Technical Application Owner (TAO) for select applications


Provide Technical Leadership in support of the Technology Roadmap and innovation initiatives.

·         Identify key opportunities to develop and implement equipment and/or process enhancements that will improve efficiency, product yield and safety including justification of capital projects for future project development in support of the Engineering Technology Roadmap

·         Provide Technical Leadership in development of site or region-level Technology Roadmaps that enable key strategies (i.e. growth, customer needs, regulatory impacts, etc.) and document the long-term capital project pipeline.

·         Identify and evaluate vendors and technology that provide innovative opportunities for new and increased capabilities within the Supply Chain.

·         Interface with teams of outside designers, consultants, and contractors


JJOS support

·         Provide engineering support in key JJOS phases (i.e. Design and Diagnostic)

·         Provide engineering support for JJOS projects

·         Provide Engineering Leadership for JJOS teams and other Lean initiatives.


Additional responsibilities

·         Prepare and deliver technical presentations

·         Preparation of Vendor Statement of Work (SOW) and budgetary estimates

·         Development of procedures

·         Mentor and coach Interns and junior Engineers


Education & experience

·         Degree Qualified with 4-6 years experience

·         Ability to manage multiple projects across various disciplines

·         Knowledge and application of statistics and statistical tools (e.g. Minitab) to analyze process behavior

·         Advanced MS Excel skills, with the ability to analyze large volumes of data and model processes

·         Engineering experience within Distribution or Manufacturing is preferred

·         Experience within a FDA or highly regulated environment is preferred

·         Experience with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) activities is preferred

·         Experience working with Information Technology services is preferred

·         Knowledge of Virtual Server environments, such as VMWare, is highly preferred

·         Basic understanding of database function and connectivity is highly preferred

·         Knowledge of SQL or other Reporting tools is preferred

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care (Ireland) Limited (8182)
Job Function
Industrial Manufacturing
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