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Automation Robotik Engineer (all genders)

Oranienburg, Brandenburg
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On the Global Manufacturing and Supply (GMS) team at Takeda, you’ll be part of a rapidly transforming industry that’s applying technology and data in new ways. Within our agile, innovative, people-centric organization, your work will matter every day as you use your skills to help us manufacture therapies for patients on our four platforms:

  • Small Molecules
  • Biologics
  • Plasma
  • Cell and Gene

As part of the GMS team, you'll have the opportunity to pursue unique experiences and build new skills, and you'll know that the work you do every day makes an impact — on our patients, our people, our planet, and on yourself.

Job ID R0102302 Date posted 08/01/2023 Location Oranienburg, Brandenburg

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Automation Engineer Robotics (all genders)

In this function you are responsible for the development and implementation of automation concepts (robotics). You define technical measures to relieve employees and implement fully automated solutions for our GMP-compliant manufacture of medicinal products.

In this position you will report to the Head of Automation Engineering.

How you will contribute:

  • Management and management of the automation programs with a focus on robotics

  • Development of concepts and technical solutions for departmental and site-wide projects in the area (new technologies, automation, robotics)

  • Professional preparation, planning, support and, if necessary, implementation of investment projects including budget, cost and time planning

  • Technical design of the robots, peripherals and systems used

  • Definition, follow-up and reporting of internal key figures

  • Specialist management of internal employees in interdisciplinary teams as well as management and support of external employees as part of the projects to be implemented

  • Ensuring occupational safety, health and environmental protection within the framework of the projects to be implemented

What you bring to Takeda:

  • University or technical college degree (diploma or master) in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, automation technology or similar.

  • 3 - 5 years of relevant engineering experience in robot and automation technology

  • Project experience and knowledge of robotics, automation technology and production automation

  • Manufacturer-independent knowledge of AGVs, AMR, Cobots & Robotics (e.g. Omron, Fanuc, Agilox)

  • Experience with data and IT connection, programming and adaptation of robots, automation, camera and test systems, IoT, automated and partially automated logistic solutions

  • Knowledge of SAP and GMP is an advantage

  • Very good knowledge of English is required, German is an advantage

What Takeda can offer you:

  • Attractive and competitive salary

  • Open-minded and modern working environment

  • 30 vacation days

  • Company pension plan

  • Further education and training

  • Subsidized canteen

  • Subsidized health and sports programs

  • Disability insurance

  • Long-term account

  • Employee discounts

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Company accident insurance

  • Performance-related bonus

  • Trust working hours

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Deferred compensation as desired

  • Global Wellbeing Program

  • Parent Child Office

  • Employee Recognition Program

More about Us:

Takeda is a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader headquartered in Japan, committed to discover and deliver life-transforming treatments, guided by our commitment to patients, our people and the planet.

In Oranienburg more than 800 employees produce solid drug forms (tablets and capsules). The site is also home to a pilot production facility for clinical development projects. Drug production in Oranienburg can look back on a tradition of more than 135 years. Oranienburg is located in the Berlin-Brandenburg Metropolitan Area.

Empowering our people to shine:

Takeda is proud of its commitment to create a diverse workforce and to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are living with disabilities, chronic illness or neurodiversity, please feel free to let us know so that we can provide you with appropriate support during the application process.


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