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Lead MES Engineer

Lead MES Engineer

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Job Description

The Lead MES Engineer is the solution architect whose role is to map the requirement to the capabilities of the system to ensure optimal technical implementation. Focus on best practices and standards to create an atmosphere of success and supportability in the project. Perform high-level and detailed technical analyses. Provide innovative solutions for the customer by leveraging the full capability of the MES system. Deliver robust solutions that meet the needs of the site business plan, and fit the site validation plan, where appropriate.
Lead an experienced team of engineers designing, implementing, testing and delivering the final solution to the client. Mentor junior engineers in MES theory, software configuration, best practices, and data integration management.
This position is located in Austin or Royersford and relocation assistance is available. A minimum of 35% (mostly domestic) travel is expected.
  • Architect and lead the implementation of Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and system integration solutions projects.
  • Define functional requirements for MES solutions through client interviews and documentation analysis
  • Develop detailed designs, implement and test Syncade MES solutions that meet client requirements
  • Develop documentation required for validated facilities
  • Provide project execution leadership and mentor fellow project members
  • Quickly learn new skills and technologies
  • Work effectively at different levels within project teams, client organizations and sales
  • Refine and follow Business Process Maps and/or User Cases for configuration of execution workflows
  • Develop and improve processes, procedures and tools used in the execution of projects
  • Coordinate communications with Business Analysts for system requirements and after- market support teams to assure proper understanding of system-as-configured


  • Deployment experience with plant floor/Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) solutions (e.g. DMI Syncade (Compliance Suite), Rockwell ProPack Data, Werum PAS-X, POMSnet, Camstar)
    B.S. degree and 10+ years experience
  • Deployment experience with plant floor/Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) solutions (e.g. DMI Syncade (Compliance Suite), Rockwell ProPack Data, Werum PAS-X, POMSnet, Camstar)
    ERP or Quality Systems integration a plus.
  • Knowledgeable in FDA validation requirements preferred, including: User Requirement and Design Specs, Business Process Procedures, Design Reviews, Requirements gathering
  • Experience with regulatory/compliance documentation and procedures is a plus
  • Experience  with the compliance of the systems and batch record and data integrity
  • Experience with relational databases
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers and employees at different levels of the organization
  • Ability to learn the manufacturing process and to develop workflows
  • Software development experiences a plus. 

Work Authorization

The company will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this position. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.


Relocation benefits may be available for this position.

About Process Systems and Solutions Emerson’s Process System’s and Solutions business provides automation technology and consulting services to allow process manufacturers to make the most of their operations while reducing costs and minimizing safety and environmental risks. Today, our control systems run more than 10,000 plants in 135 countries around the world. Our customers rely on us to solve their toughest challenges, and it’s a commitment we take very seriously.
We’re seeking high-impact people, true innovators at the core, whose ideas can change the world. If you’re looking for a company that recognizes and rewards your abilities, provides global opportunities to advance your career, and fosters an environment to learn and develop, Emerson may be for you. Consider joining our team of more than 7,000 Process Systems and Solutions employees across the globe.

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It is Process Systems and Solutions’ policy to recruit, hire, train and promote people in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or age and any other factor prohibited by law.

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Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
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Lead MES Engineer

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