Lilly Assoc Consultant Engineer-Automation in Indianapolis, Indiana



Deliver and support automation:

  • Investigate GMP non-conformances and provide solutions to correct system issues.

  • Troubleshoot and repair problems with automated control systems associated with process equipment or facility utilities

  • Implement technology-based solutions to support site objectives and to ensure compliance with regulations

  • Continuously improve automation for enhancing robustness and reliability

  • Ensure systems maintain compliance with relevant corporate and local quality, engineering, and computer systems policies and procedures

Computer Systems Validation:

  • Serve as a system custodian for one or more systems

  • Assist with researching, creating, reviewing, and approving validation deliverables and documentation as necessary


  • Coach and mentor others, especially instrumentation technicians and automation technicians

  • Strong customer focus

  • Continuously develop technical skills, communication, project management, and leadership

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Professional Engineering License

  • Must be able to use required personal protective equipment (PPE) as necessary.

  • Apply fundamental engineering principles to process understanding, problem solving and process improvement.

  • Knowledge of process automation

  • PLC Programming and/or programming understanding

  • Process experience in a Manufacturing or Packaging Environment.

  • Read, write, and speak English fluently

  • Strong Root Cause Analysis understanding

  • Lean Six Sigma

Additional Information:

  • Overnight travel may be required.

  • On call support during off shift to support packaging operation

  • Flex hours possible

  • Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status

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Associate Consultant Engineer-Automation

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree Engineering (mechanical and/or electrical) with a minimum experience post degree of 2 years in a regulated environment (cGMP equivalent)

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position

Company Overview:

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.





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North America