Sr. Engineer R&D

Aimmune Therapeutics

Aimmune Therapeutics

Marysville, OH, USA
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

Sr. Engineer R&D

Sr. Engineer R&D

Nestlé Development Center Marysville is one of the longest-standing R&D centers in Nestlé's worldwide network. Here, we are the home of great coffee innovation - we provide technical development expertise for beverage products, working on well renowned brands Starbuck's, Coffee-Mate, Nescafe and Blue Bottle. Whether it is in terms of convenience, health or pleasure, we are committed to creating delicious beverages for our consumers. We make a difference with our passion for coffee.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Senior Engineers drive deployment and support innovation and renovation of products/processes/systems from inception and through all stages of development and industrialization in Pure Soluble Coffee. Senior Engineers provide strong technical guidance to team members and coaching and training in coffee processing while leading R&D activities and support projects to deliver innovative and competitive processes in their field of competence in response to business and consumer needs. Senior Engineers ensure proper upgrades of existing lines for new product deployment through upscale from Pilot Plant design and/or validation of modern technologies for the corresponding product category, while also ensuring new lines are properly designed to achieve manufacturing excellence in operations aligned with current Nestlé standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Proactively propose and drive innovative ideas/projects/methods to NPTC/R&D, SBUs (Strategic Business Unit) and Operations. Build and document knowledge about latest methods, trends, and developments in relevant field of activity. Explore breakthrough process or technology that leads to a competitive advantage in the Market. Lead and manage knowledge building and business-related project activities. Support the scouting of new/existing technologies with strategic suppliers and integrate flawlessly to operations in the markets.
  • Lead the R&D team through the 5 key engineering project steps (basic design, detail design, construction, installation, and commissioning) and provide support to the R&D Center and markets in the CAPEX cycle. Develop and provide standards and best practice engineering solutions that enable the market to achieve competitive advantages in terms of product quality, safety, and competitive cost (TDC). Actively participate in defining, writing, and deploying standards in both engineering and manufacturing.
  • Drive deployment of new products and/or process technologies in the markets by ensuring optimized engineering design in respect to total delivered cost, product quality and manufacturing KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Validate pilot technologies and drive upscale of technologies efficiently to ensure vertical start-up and ensure market supply. Train and coach factory staff during visits and on-site Commissioning/Qualification/Validation.
  • Collaborate with science and product development groups to achieve technically and scientifically proven solutions in pilot scale and drive industrial design with corresponding competence building of the technology at market level. Develop and deliver relevant documentation to specific projects (EDD).

Job Qualifications (Minimum Education, Experience, and Knowledge)

  • Degree/Diploma in Engineering discipline (Mechanical, Chemical, or Food Process) with 7+ years of food and beverage process experience
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead engineering projects with willingness to accept change and manage it
  • Experience in food engineering or food processing facility related to beverages
  • Participation & leadership of multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams
  • Demonstrated ability to lead contractors and external engineering resources
  • Experience with equipment start-up, commissioning practices and troubleshooting industrial process equipment
  • Strong work ethic with a commitment to safety, compliance, and quality with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Openness and curiosity for dynamic and future trends in technology
  • Pride in contributing to the reputation and performance of the company
  • Mobility to travel worldwide (10-15% travel)

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To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Nestlé Development Center Marysville is one of the longest-standing R&D centers in Nestlé's worldwide network. Here, we are the home of great coffee innovation - we provide technical development expertise for beverage products, working on well renowned brands Starbuck's, Coffee-Mate, Nescafe and Blue Bottle. Whether it is in terms of convenience, health or pleasure, we are committed to creating delicious beverages for our consumers. We make a difference with our passion for coffee.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Senior Engineers drive deployment and support innovation and renovation of products/processes/systems from inception and through all stages of development and industrialization in Pure Soluble Coffee. Senior Engineers provide strong technical guidance to team members and coaching and training in coffee processing while leading R&D activities and support projects to deliver innovative and competitive processes in their field of competence in response to business and consumer needs. Senior Engineers ensure proper upgrades of existing lines for new product deployment through upscale from Pilot Plant design and/or validation of modern technologies for the corresponding product category, while also ensuring new lines are properly designed to achieve manufacturing excellence in operations aligned with current Nestlé standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Proactively propose and drive innovative ideas/projects/methods to NPTC/R&D, SBUs (Strategic Business Unit) and Operations. Build and document knowledge about latest methods, trends, and developments in relevant field of activity. Explore breakthrough process or technology that leads to a competitive advantage in the Market. Lead and manage knowledge building and business-related project activities. Support the scouting of new/existing technologies with strategic suppliers and integrate flawlessly to operations in the markets.
  • Lead the R&D team through the 5 key engineering project steps (basic design, detail design, construction, installation, and commissioning) and provide support to the R&D Center and markets in the CAPEX cycle. Develop and provide standards and best practice engineering solutions that enable the market to achieve competitive advantages in terms of product quality, safety, and competitive cost (TDC). Actively participate in defining, writing, and deploying standards in both engineering and manufacturing.
  • Drive deployment of new products and/or process technologies in the markets by ensuring optimized engineering design in respect to total delivered cost, product quality and manufacturing KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Validate pilot technologies and drive upscale of technologies efficiently to ensure vertical start-up and ensure market supply. Train and coach factory staff during visits and on-site Commissioning/Qualification/Validation.
  • Collaborate with science and product development groups to achieve technically and scientifically proven solutions in pilot scale and drive industrial design with corresponding competence building of the technology at market level. Develop and deliver relevant documentation to specific projects (EDD).

Job Qualifications (Minimum Education, Experience, and Knowledge)

  • Degree/Diploma in Engineering discipline (Mechanical, Chemical, or Food Process) with 7+ years of food and beverage process experience
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead engineering projects with willingness to accept change and manage it
  • Experience in food engineering or food processing facility related to beverages
  • Participation & leadership of multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams
  • Demonstrated ability to lead contractors and external engineering resources
  • Experience with equipment start-up, commissioning practices and troubleshooting industrial process equipment
  • Strong work ethic with a commitment to safety, compliance, and quality with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Openness and curiosity for dynamic and future trends in technology
  • Pride in contributing to the reputation and performance of the company
  • Mobility to travel worldwide (10-15% travel)

268689

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you’ll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at accommodations@nestle.com or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Marysville, OH, US, 43040

Marysville, OH, US, 43040


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin