Lead Engineer-Automation

    • Mumbai, India

Job title: Lead Engineer Automation

Job location: Kharghar, Navi Mumbai

Objective of the position:

Ensuring the highest standards in engineering supporting the solution business of Siemens Ltd. worldwide.

Change the future with us!


Siemens Digital Industries is an innovation and technology leader in industrial automation and digitalization. In close collaboration with our partners and customers, we are the driving force for the digital transformation in the discrete and process industries.

Every day we push the boundaries of what is possible like developing state-of-the-art high-speed trains and intelligent robots. Therefore we need Ambassadors for new insights, hardworking storytellers, and passionate captivators in marketing and sales who make our customer relationships strong. We'll open up endless possibilities for you to do just that; make the important things a reality!

Ensuring the highest standards in engineering supporting the solution business of Siemens Ltd. worldwide.

This is your role. What part will you play!

Based on the deep experience and process knowledge in design and implement automation concepts for projects being executed. Discussion and verification of the concepts with the partners, customers and team lead. Ability to derive the easiest solution fitting to the requirements using the most sophisticated tools for the implementation (Comos, others).

Consulting for regional partners and customers project contacts. Bi-directional style of working, always open for feedback from the team. Preparation of sharp quotations with a risk & chances assessment. Supporting several projects as shared resource in parallel. Efficiency 100%.

Expert knowledge minimum one of the branches supported by the GEC. Expert in understanding of P&ID diagrams and automation concept descriptions and interpretation. Implementation of plant automation concepts, design of interlocks, start-up and shutdown sequences. Understanding of open and closed controller concepts and their installation in the field. Optimization of closed loop controllers with SIMIT and on site. Testing of sophisticated logic structures in FAT and commissioning on site.

We've got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

Skills Needed -

  • Minimum 3 year working as engineering and commissioning lead engineer in Pharmaceutical projects.
  • Explicitly worked on Pharmaceutical process automation projects, at least in the last 5 years. (Conceptualization, designing, programming and commissioning)
  • More than 6 years' experience as project engineer/senior engineer in relevant process domain (Pharma, W&WW, F&B, Chemical) and with overall experience of more than 8 years.
  • Expert level process experience and knowledge in the branches of Pharmaceuticals / Lifesciences.
  • Verification of customer's basic design, conceptualization, preparing specifications (FS, FDS, Test Specifications, Pharma validation) and development of automation solutions for several projects in parallel. Interface to the Team Lead and Project Manager of partner regions (Project Countries) for technical topics.
  • Advanced knowledge & experience in DCS Automation System, Simatic PCS7 shall be preferable.
  • Advance knowledge of Batch process (ISA S88 standard), Simatic Batch engineering, testing and commissioning expertise is preferable
  • Good understanding & knowledge of 21 CFR Part11 and GAMP5 guidelines.
  • Candidates with advance trainings certificate of Siemens DCS/PLC/SCADA/Instrumentation or such certificates from other automation vendor (manufacturer) company will be preferable.
  • DCS Systems: Simatic PCS7(Simatic PCS neo) engineering, testing and commissioning expertise is preferable.
  • SCADA Systems: Simatic S7, TIA & WinCC engineering, testing and commissioning expertise is preferable.
  • Engineering tools knowledge: PCS7 Plant Automation Accelerator, COMOS is preferable
  • Must have good experience on communication protocols like MODBUS, Profibus, Profinet, HART, Ethernet, OPC etc.
  • OSI PI Historian knowledge & experience will have preference.

  • Good self-integration in international project teams. Easy adaption of European US and/or Middle east working styles. Social integration in the Host Countries. Self-driven, self-challenging working style, taking ownership and solution oriented.
  • Must have good negotiation and intercultural skills.
  • Excellent English language skills. Knowledge of foreign languages e.g. German, Spanish, French will have added advantage.

We would be happy to welcome you to our Siemens Family, please feel free to apply on the website. If shortlisted, we will be calling you for next steps soon.

This role is based in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. You'll also get to visit other locations in India and beyond, so you'll need to go where this journey takes you. In return, you'll get the chance to work with teams impacting entire cities, countries - and the shape of things to come.

We're Siemens. A collection of over 379,000 minds building the future, one day at a time in over 200 countries. We're dedicated to equality, and we encourage applications that reflect the diversity of the communities we work in. All employment decisions at Siemens are based on qualifications, merit and business need. Bring your curiosity and imagination, and help us shape tomorrow.

Find out more about department at: https://new.siemens.com/in/en/company/about/businesses/digital-industries.html

and about Siemens careers at: www.siemens.com/careers

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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