Production IT Manager

Category:  Manufacturing

Måløv, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you get motivated by driving IT System Management and coordination for critical production IT systems in a complex stakeholder landscape? Are you ready to play a key role in ensuring that IT systems and computerized equipment are maintaining a high level of IT compliance? Can you see yourself as an active part of a diverse team with a high level of professionalism, an innovative mindset, and an informal tone? Then you might be our new team colleague.


The position

You will join our technical support team of 11 dedicated engineers and technicians who daily ensure that the production systems run optimally and that we always work according to the applicable requirements. Included in the team are 3 experienced IT engineers who will ensure a smooth onboarding and support for their new colleague.

You will be supporting and optimizing the day-to-day operations of the production IT and automation equipment, including troubleshooting, as well as managing the role of administrator on our systems.

You will ensure IT security and data integrity by working in accordance with Novo Nordisk procedures and external guidelines for Computer Systems Validation.

As we have a great focus on IT compliance, documentation tasks are a significant part of your work.

You will maintain and develop our existing IT infrastructure including firewalls and wireless networks.

We are continuously optimizing our processes and implement further automation, where you will play an integral role in innovative and technical projects in close cooperation with line managers and international suppliers.


You will periodically be on call on weekdays.



Ideally, you have experience with IT systems and computerized equipment used for pharmaceutical production, experience with IT projects and GMP understanding, but if not, being technically adept and focused on quality and documentation is a clear advantage. You probably have an educational background within Engineering, IT or similar, and you do have good knowledge about production equipment and IT systems.

Experience from working project based, and LEAN knowledge is an advantage. As well as experience with OPC-servers, database support, network configuration, firewalls and/ or PLC-programming is a plus.

As a person, you are social and positive by nature. You are proactive, solution-oriented, and you like to share your knowledge. Furthermore, you work systematically, are used to collaborating and communicating across different professional areas and you have a strong quality mindset.

Good communication skills in Danish and English is a requirement.


About the department

OFP HRT Packaging, located in Måløv, is the production facility where we assemble and pack all our Hormone Replacement Therapy products such as Vagifem®, Activelle® and other tablet dispenser products. Our responsibility is to ensure the supply of these products to all our markets worldwide.

We are around 100 people in our department, organised in 3 teams working with manufacturing, warehouse and planning, and 3 support teams working with technical services and process support.

IT and automation are integrated in all our equipment, furthermore, we are on an innovation and digitalisation journey to enable deeper insights and optimisation of our processes and performance.



For further questions, please contact Lars Solgaard at +45 30 75 49 45


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