ITOT PI Engineer

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Job Title: ITOT PI Engineer
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Duration: 6 months contract role with possible of extension
Pay Rate: $60-65/hr with benefits

What you’ll be working on:
Active involvement in the daily operations for all Manufacturing IT OT systems to support the system owners for all Manufacturing systems and supporting the team in manufacturing site projects and with various administrative tasks.

This include activities like:
Support System Owner squad in the overall procurement, development, integration, modification, operation, maintenance, and retirement of Emerson DeltaV and OSI PI.
Support validation activities.
Responsibility for the Periodic System Audit Trail Review.
Perform annual automation account review.
User account auditing, provisioning, resets and activation for all IT and OT systems..
Creating reports for various systems on demand
Work with the System Owners and Business Process Owners for the upgrade/patching and changes to the system to ensure GMP compliance.
Disaster Recovery Documentation & Business Continuity Testing.
Manage the Internal and External Inspection Agency Support.
Manage onCall phone list.
Perform IMS Tag loading.
Review ServiceNow tickets and either address them or route them to the SME.
Run monthly site termination report and updates to AD.
Support on documents management systems (Veeva, Condor, eVal Roche).
Support the team with administrative tasks.

Minimum Requirements:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Automation Engineering or similar.
Minimum 5 years of experience in system and/or network administration.

Technical skills:
System administration, supporting multiple platforms and applications
Biopharmaceutical or similar Manufacturing domain knowledge.
Application Engineering experience with manufacturing management systems, such as Data Historian (e.g. OSI PI ).
Solid understanding of the Aveeva / OSIsoft PI System
Experience designing, planning, and deploying secure, optimized, reliable, and highly available PI System architectures.
Experience installing, configuring, validating, and tuning PI Server components and PI Interfaces.
Experience implementing PI analytics with PI Asset Framework and Performance Equations.
Experience installing and configuring OSIsoft PI system for specific use cases including condition based maintenance, process optimization, process visualization, alarming and notification, and reporting.
Experience working with PLC and DCS-based control systems and building management systems as data sources for the PI System.
Advanced analytical and troubleshooting skills with methodical approaches to solving difficult problems.
Solid understanding of Windows Server OS, networking, and security fundamentals.
Experience installing and configuring KepServerEX.
Experience installing and configuring OPC DA and OPC UA servers to support PI Interfaces.
Keep abreast of key Manufacturing IT trends and be curious – Smart Buildings, Smart Manufacturing, Industrial IoT, Manufacturing Digital Plant Maturity, Cybersecurity, Pharma 4.0, Data Integrity principles, technology, and data standardization, etc.
Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Health Authority practices, 21 CFR Part 11,cGMP Annex 11, Data Integrity principles.


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