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Senior Electrical Engineer - Facilities & Engineering

Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
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Job ID: R-104732
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

Are you looking for a challenging new opportunity to test and growth your electrical engineering skills? We have a Senior Electrical Engineer position available to join the Facilities and Engineering (F&E) organization. This is an outstanding opportunity tackle a variety of challenges and responsibilities around our state-of-the-art Amgen Manufacturing Limited site at Juncos, Puerto Rico.


Under limited supervision, execute advanced maintenance activities or operate assigned equipment, facility, utility, and Electrical Systems in accordance with established guidelines and operating procedures. Conduct intermediate troubleshooting and employ advanced predictive technologies to identify root cause and appropriate corrective actions to diagnose or avert equipment problems. This role will be supporting a non-standard shift organization including weekend's shifts as part of the regular working schedule reporting to the F&E department.

Independently provides and/or directs process optimization strategies and/or troubleshooting of operational issues in the site utilities operation and Electrical systems. Applies advanced and diverse engineering principles to the design and implementation of major system modifications, experiments, process and/or capital projects. Develops, organizes, analyzes and presents interpretation of results for operational issues or engineering projects of significant scope and complexity.

  • Complete complex or novel assignments requiring development of new and/or improved engineering techniques and procedures.
  • Develop engineering policies and procedures that affect multiple organizational units.
  • Supervise, coordinate and review work contractors/suppliers on an ongoing basis as well as on a project basis.
  • Employ advanced engineering techniques and/or modifications of advanced techniques within area of engineering expertise.
  • Apply knowledge of engineering principles and practices outside of area of discipline expertise to broad variety of assignments in related fields
  • Serves as a peer-recognized engineering technology specialist in the area of low, medium and high voltage electrical systems, with overall responsibility for determining methodologies in that area.
  • Own the equipment's and/or systems related to the Site Electrical System
  • Have deep technical understanding of Transformers, Generators, Uninterruptible Power Systems, Rotary Uninterruptible Power Systems, Motor Control Centers, Switchgears, Medium Voltage Breakers, Electrical System Protection and Coordination, System Controls, SCADA and Power Quality.
  • Own and maintain related drawing and Single Line Diagrams.
  • Provide coaching and technical expertise to electricians to support the Site manufacturing operations.
  • Application of mature engineering knowledge in planning and conducting projects.
  • Operate under a culture of problem solving and continuous improvement.
  • Prompt and regular attendance to workplace
  • Work with global engineering, manufacturing, process development, utilities, facilities, quality assurance and validation departments in developing requirements and recommendations for large and/or highly complex system/facility modifications.
  • Work with project managers to complete design and engineering projects within schedule, budget and quality constraints. Coordinate the work of consultants, architects and engineering firms on development of standard design documents.
  • Develop departmental budgets or project budgets encompassing multiple disciplines for area within project or entirety of smaller project.
  • Develop technical solutions to complex problems requiring the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
  • Interacts effectively with variety of communication and working styles.
  • Management of contractors and vendors and develop solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope.
  • Schedule and resources loading development.


Doctorate degree in Engineering


Master's degree in Engineering & 3 years of electrical engineering experience


Bachelor's degree in Engineering & 5 years of electrical engineering experience

  • Educational background in Electrical Engineering
  • Deep knowledge in Plant and Site electrical systems
  • Professional Engineer (PE) licence
  • Knowledge in CCMS - MAXIMO - MMP
  • Solid understanding/experience of pharmaceutical/biotech processes.
  • Familiarity with validation and documentation processes in a highly regulated environment.
  • Ability to operate specialized equipment & computers as appropriate, to interpret & apply GMPs and apply engineering science to improvements and troubleshooting.
  • In-depth knowledge of commissioning/validation processes as applied to new equipment installations.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time.
  • Ability to provide solutions to a large variety of technical problems of moderate to large complexity and scope.
  • Problem solving skills based on scientific and engineering theory, calculations, and creativity
  • Skills in the development of hypotheses and approach.
  • Working knowledge in energy conservation projects and savings estimates
  • Ability to delegate and manage the project work of others.
  • Skills in the following areas: Negotiation, persuasion & facilitation Collaboration, Project cost development, Conflict Resolution, Leadership and team building
  • Flexibility to support non-standard shift structure


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.



Posted: 2020-09-24 Expires: 2020-10-25

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