Senior Automation Engineer

Category:  Digital & IT

Tianjin, Tianjin, CN







Fill & Finish Expansions is a newly established and growing area with the responsibility to design, plan and build all major fill & finish expansion projects across Product Supply, Quality & IT to serve the needs of millions of patients. We do it by rethinking our fill & finish facilities with the use of modern technology. We are setting the standards for the facilities of the future, designing facilities we will still be proud of 20 years from now.

As a part of that, Fill & Finish Expansions Site Tianjin is located at No. 60, Muning Road in TEDA, adjacent to the current manufacturing site. Here, you will be working with multiple sites and cultures across the world to join efforts to drive changes and improve the lives of patients with diabetes and other chronic diseases.


Apply now if you wish to be a part of this exciting global programme in Novo Nordisk!

Key areas of responsibility 主要工作职责:

  1. In close collaboration with global program team, vendor and local project team, focusing on Automation system design and implementation. Ensure high-stability and leading automation technology for process intend use for continuously production.


  1. Automation technical solution review, monitoring and risk control in technology point of view. Escalating the risk to stakeholder in advance, to ensure all of automation system risks mitigating to acceptance and meet the project quality and schedule.


  1. Effective Communication with stakeholdersincluding local project members, venders and headquarter. Ensure transparent of project status



  1. Execute validation process in project progress, take the Automation technical responsibility, responsible for technology support and document review and approval in complete validation lifecycle.


  1. International travel demand, international meeting in the evening during project and operation phase.



Main Job Tasks 主要工作任务:      

  • Mainly Responsible for one process of AP process, fully support until system release to production.



  • Automation tech. work: including design review, FAT, Commissioning, SAT, IOV, PfV, PV and ramp-up, responsible for recover and fix malfunction and keep improvement in whole project progress.
    management for 
    technical document and punch-list/open issue list, to ensure project assets completely and technical issue traceability

自动化技术工作:设计审查,FAT, 调试, SAT, IOV, PfV, PV, 达产过程中不断完善系统设计和技术方案,发现解决自动化技术问题管理技术文档以及调试遗留问题或待解决问题的列表,保证项目技术资产的完整性以及技术问题的可追溯性。


  • Validation work: including document review and approval in different phase of project, take the role as Automation engineer responsibility, handling automation relevant VDV and tests, ensure completely and effective validation to establish and maintain validated state of automation system.



  • Communication work, ensure effective communication with all stakeholders.


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.