Danaher Corporation Process Engineer in Sunnyvale, California
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving health care through fast, accurate diagnostic testing. Our mission drives us, every moment of every day, as we develop scalable, groundbreaking solutions to solve the world’s most complex health challenges. Our associates are involved in every stage of molecular diagnostics, from ideation to development and delivery of testing advancements that improve patient outcomes across a range of settings. As a member of our team, you can make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within an environment that fosters career growth and development.
Cepheid is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Danaher Diagnostics companies. Together, we’re working at the pace of change on diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges, driven by knowing that behind every test there is a patient waiting.
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Provide process engineering sustainment coverage during the following available shifts:
2pm-10:30pm, M-F | 6:00am-2:30pm, Thurs-Mon or Fri-Tues | 2pm-10:30pm, Thurs-Mon or Fri-Tues
Responsible for performing process qualifications for new and existing production lines.
Follow and observe all regulatory requirements (GMP’s, ISO, FDA, internal policies) applicable to area of responsibility.
Apply knowledge of relevant continuous improvement tools and approaches to increase production up-time, minimize unplanned maintenance, minimize work in process inventories (WIP) or plant inventories, and implement cost reduction initiatives across equipment and labor.
Assist in creating and updating manufacturing SOPs/Work Instructions.
Provide training to Manufacturing personnel.
Seek and implement process improvements within Manufacturing.
Recognize machine operating conditions and requirements for optimum production runs and can troubleshoot and resolve basic line performance issues.
Identify constraints in, or non-conformances resulting from, the production process through analysis of material, people and information movement/flow.
Effectively interface with other engineering disciplines, such as Controls & Automation engineering and New Product Introduction teams.
Develop and deliver oral and written communications around process improvement projects.
Organize an analytical approach to problem solving with familiarity with FDA and GMP.
Work within operating procedures to identify, change, justify, and implement process improvements to process capability, equipment availability, and yield improvement.
Utilize and leverage ongoing data and convert information into actionable procedures and reaction/escalation plans aligned with maintaining validated state of Class II and Class III automated equipment.
Develop validation documentation for line extensions and process improvements and is the manufacturing liaison for all process qualifications.
Partner effectively during root cause investigation through resolution with functional representatives of regulatory, automation, molding/tooling, production and quality.
Cepheid, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to our lives. Whether it’s a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.
If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at email@example.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
Operating Company: Cepheid