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Danaher Corporation Principal Delta V Automation Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Be part of something altogether life-changing!

Working at Cytiva means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40+ countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Forming part of the Biotechnology segment at Danaher, we bring together dedicated technical expertise and talent to develop the next generation of life-changing therapeutics.

What you’ll do

As a member of a multidisciplinary project team and working from Cytiva Figurate™ automation platform products, the Principal Automation Engineer will provide technical leadership in the design, development, programming, verification, and delivery of process automation systems for biopharmaceutical manufacturing equipment. You will also leverage your expertise in delivering industrial automation projects to identify continuous improvement opportunities and lead associated actions.

  • Interface with project leadership, other project disciplines, and customers to ensure automation requirements and scope are understood and properly accounted for in budgets and schedules

  • Perform and lead teams of engineers through detailed design design and testing to ensure compliance with functional specifications

  • Resolve technical questions and concerns through interaction with customers, vendors, and internal personnel

  • Perform overall project lead role for smaller scope projects and

  • Support commercial team by providing inputs to technical quotations

Who you are:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, or related STEM Major and 10+ years of process automation experience in a regulated industry

  • Comprehensive understanding of and strong hands-on experience with application development and system/hardware integration of Emerson DeltaV DCS systems, including DeltaV Operate and Live graphics

  • Knowledge of common industrial communication protocols such as Profibus, OPC, and EtherNet/IP

  • Able to work independently with minimal direction and balance multiple projects and priorities

  • Experience with stage gate engineering design processes

    It would be a plus if you also possess:

  • Experience applying GAMP-5 and Software Development Lifecycle Management

  • Knowledge of governing regulations, specifically 21 CFR part 11 and Eudralex Volume 4 Annex 11

  • Familiarity with DeltaV hardware and infrastructure design

At Cytiva we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Cytiva can provide.

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

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