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The Company

Our client is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors.

The Role

As an Automation Engineer you will be directly responsible for facilitating the Automation requirements for the TCF04 Phase 2 expansion project and managing the Automation design evolution process to execute and effectively turn over the project to Operations at project completion.  
The Automation Lead will monitor the technical/design deliverables for quality and scope.  Additionally, the Automation Lead will ensure that the design development process has the appropriate input from all Kite stakeholders, users, and Subject Matter Experts (SME's) to progress appropriately through the design process in a manner that is timely, efficient, thorough, and effective. 


- Ensure that the quality and completeness of the design deliverables is defined and met.
- Primary Automation point of contact with the A/E design firm and with the Kite internal stakeholders for technical/design issues.
- Responsible for the execution of risk management mechanisms (Quality, Safety, Business Continuity) via the appropriate risk measurement tool (FMEA, HAZOP, PHA).
- Ensure automation/engineering deliverables are defined and developed commensurate with the design stages.
- Support constructability reviews with the design team and Construction Manager.
- Ensure the drawing documentation process is clearly defined and contracted (working with Drawing and Document Management team)

- Relevant experience in the same position
- Pharma experience is a plus.

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