Project Lead Engineer

Are you passionate about technology and like to take on complex technical challenges? Do you want to work in exciting projects at renowned clients? At ALTEN we believe that knowing and meeting the expectations of our consultants is a key factor in our success. Our consultants make the difference. Do you want to make the difference too?





Leads and coordinates technical investment projects in field of utilities, infrastructure, equipment

Implements of specifies project goals with adherence to time, cost and quality requirements

Prepares and submits investment requests

Guarantees that approved projects and changes to systems, facilities, infrastructure and utilities meet all required building authority, GMP requirements as well as environmental and safety standards

Leads cross-functional teams for different projects, initiatives

Manages relationships externally and internally

Coordinates with global engineering, EHS regarding technology standards and specifications

Creates and guarantees of perfect project documentation and reporting

Expands and maintains existing supplier network

Analyses project technical requirements and institution of specific guidelines for the immediate engineering activity

Conducts investigations to troubleshoot problems and leads changes to correct them

Ensures and documents that approved projects are executed and that any changes to systems and production systems make all required GMP requirements and EHS compliant


Technical degree (TS, HTL) with at least 5 to 10 years of relevant professional experience

Proven track record in the field of project management in the pharmaceutical industry, from planning, execution to commissioning of equipment, utilities

Strong technical skills in the construction of pharmaceutical sites and their infrastructure

Extensive knowledge and experience in the core business and technical area

Experienced in working with internal departments (development, operations, quality, technical services) to carry out projects, develop standards and define project requirements and priorities

Experience working with different stakeholders, internally and externally

Profound GMP-knowledge (EU and US)

Strong communication

Skills in time and self-management

Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

Team player

Language: German and English

Experience with various IT-tools and systems, especially MS Office

Apply now and be a part of our amazing journey - we believe in growing together!

Publication date 12/04/2022
Localisation Zurich - Bern - Basel - Lausanne
Catégorie Consultants
Recruiter Sandra Puig
Reference Number AD000772