Automation Engineer Life Sciences M/W

Looking for a thrilling challenge? Want to have a real impact on tomorrow’s technologies? Boost your career and join an international environment !


We are part of ALTEN Group, European leader in Technology Consulting and Engineering. Our 24 000 top engineers are working on various activities linked with industry, life sciences and information technologies across 20 countries around the world.

Working closely with the best companies in Belgium, we keep growing and aim to reach a 1000 consultants community in 2019.


If you are up to the challenge, then keep on reading, and discover the amazing opportunity below!


As an Automation Engineer in pharmaceutical industry, you will be responsible for developing and implementing the automation solution for a biologics manufacturing site.

You will be in charge of :

  • Programming PLC according to functional user requirements
  • Leading projects in the design, development, and qualification of automated processes, equipment, and systems
  • Identifying opportunities to improve existing process, equipment, systems, and infrastructure
  • Directly supporting operations with troubleshooting and issue resolution with respect to computer and automation systems
  • Ensuring factory and on-site testing activities such as commissionning and qualification through protocoles testings
  • Writing and/or reviewing FDS/HDS/SDS


  • Engineering Degree in Automation, Electromechanics or Electronics or similar
  • Previous experience in automation in regulated GMP environment
  • You have a first experience with PLC : Siemens, Schneider, Rockwell or Emerson tools.
  • Proficient in English and French mandatory or Dutch and English mandatory

 Why joining ALTEN Belgium?


At ALTEN we believe in growing together:

  • Working within a Business Unit with ambitious growth objective over 2018
  • We involve ourselves in supporting our consultants’ career by customized follow-up and close management.
  • We can help you evolve in different directions; technical expert or into analysis positions or project manager. This is done with the support of the ALTEN Academy, that can provide you certifying trainings and tools to satisfy your thirst of knowledge.
  • We have a technical department that supports you in all your missions
  • We offer you the chance to work abroad. In fact, ALTEN is present in more than 20 countries all around the world!
  • We create an ALTEN community. Indeed, several events are organized throughout the year so that you can meet your colleagues.
  • As pioneers in innovation, we give you the opportunity to work with leading companies on the most recent technologies, in addition to an attractive salary package.
Activated at 05/10/2019
Locations Belgium
Category Consultants
Contact Victor Mauvady
Reference AD001381