Snr. Process Engineer

Location: Boxmeer, North Brabant Salary: €5000 - €8000 per month
Sector: Engineering, Life Sciences, Downstream and Chemicals Type: contract

Job Description:

The Senior process engineer will be responsible for the technical aspects of process systems, clean utilities and primary production systems.

  • Acts as subject engineer in projects, under direction of a project manager.
  • Close collaboration in the design of processes with external stakeholders.
  • Acts as a subject matter expert on one or more of the following systems:
    • Autoclaves
    • Media preparation units
    • Fermenters (both bacterial as well as cell culture)
    • Down Stream Processing units (MF, UF, Centrifuges, homogenization equipment)
    • Clean utilities (PW, WFI and clean steam)
    • Single Use Equipment
    • Freeze dryers
    • Process Control Systems (PLC and DCS systems)
    • Systems with focus on Industrial Hygiene
  • Responsible for qualification of the systems


  • Msc. or experienced BSc degree in (Bio)chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Applied Science or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to understand automated systems.
  • Experience in Design phase
  • Knowledge of Bioprocesses, Autoclaves, Clean Steam, WFI generators and/or Piping
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • Willingness to travel (approx. 10-20 %).
  • Preferably experience in the food or pharmaceutical industry, as an engineer or production supervisor, or as an engineer at an equipment supplier.
  • Good writing and design skills.
  • Fluent in English and Dutch, German is a plus