BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Process Engineer (Microbiological Media) in Hunt Valley, Maryland
Job Description Summary
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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
The Process Engineer in the Media and Process Technology Group will leverage their strong technical background and proven Project Management skills along with their knowledge of multiple microbiological media manufacturing processes on projects ranging from technical problem resolution, microbiological media formulation and/or process improvements, product transfers and transfer of technology from R&D to Manufacturing.
In this role, the Process Engineer in the Media and Process Technology group will be the Product Support Representative on several new projects within the Media plant. The Process Engineer will review proposed engineering / manufacturing process changes and assess the risk of these changes to the microbiological media. The Process Engineer will design and execute experiments to show with data the impact of these engineering changes to the microbiological media products. The Process Engineer will work with the team to propose alternatives that may lessen the risk or impact to the microbiological medium.
Duties and Responsibilities
Utilize learned or existing knowledge of microbiological media to investigate and troubleshoot short and long-term manufacturing and/or technical product issues.
Lead projects or be an integral member of project teams tasked with resolving technical issues or continuous improvement projects utilizing Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
Develop and execute workable project plans and timelines to successfully lead project teams to meet goals.
Collect, record, report and interpret data in a manner consistent with QSR, ISO and GMP guidelines.
Present data and results to team members and leadership orally and in writing.
Interact with others including Media Process and Technology, Media Manufacturing, R&D and other functions within BD and with external customers, vendors and suppliers.
Knowledge/Skills and Experience:
Excellent communication skills and computer skills including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Successful project management experience.
Experience in problem solving and troubleshooting.
Experience working with microorganisms and microbiological media.
Pharmaceutical and/or medical device industry experience.
Six Sigma training or knowledge.
Experience with processes including fluid dispense and filling, lyophilization, and sterilization
Green Belt or Black Belt certification.
B.S. in Microbiology or Biology or related science with 2+ years of related experience.
Advanced Degree in related science with 1+ years of related experience.
For many roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, weekly testing for COVID-19 may be available instead of vaccination. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
Why Join Us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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Becton, Dickinson, and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.
Primary Work Location
USA MD - Hunt Valley
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.