OSI-Pi Lead Integration Engineer

Location Ireland
Discipline: Biotechnology
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Caitlin Girdwood

Contact email: c.girdwood@panda-int.com
Job ref: 13890
Published: about 1 month ago

Currently working closely with a renowned Biotech in Ireland who are in need of support from an OSI-Pi Lead Integration Engineer.  This will be a 12 month contract (extension possible) commencing from beginning November. We have an excellent referral scheme, so if you know someone who can be interested get in touch asap. IV + offer can happen this week.

  • Technical skills:
    • 5+ years of OSI-PI Historian experience integrating to a broad range of equipment
    • Experience of OPC-UA based integration
    • Experience in developing PI Vision displays
    • Experience in traditional equipment integration including ODBC/RDBMS, OPC-DA, OPC-AE, UFL, and other standards
    • Experience in integrating to biotech equipment (e.g. isolators, cryo tanks, airlocks) and small molecule manufacturing equipment (packaging lines, blenders, capsule fillers)
    • Experience in integrating Werum PAS-X MES with OSI-PI is an advantage


  • Other skills:
    • Must have experience in automation projects in pharmaceutical manufacturing environments
    • Ability to engage in business analysis to understand processes and extract technical requirements in collaboration with manufacturing SME’s, local engineers, equipment vendors, and software vendors
    • Strong design specification documentation skills required
    • Experience in designing/developing and executing test protocols for OSI-PI interfaces in alignment with GAMP5 good practice and Data industry Integrity guidance
    • Strong interpersonal skills in terms of verbal engagement, written management reporting, and issue escalation
    • Must be an enthusiastic team player who can take initiative and overcome project challenges through perseverance


Send your CV to c.girdwood@panda-int.com to discuss further or call me on +31202044502.