Project Lead Automation 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?





Are you the project lead automation engineer that we are looking for? Then you should read this job ad and apply today! This as a job ad for upcoming future assignment at ALTEN. At ATLEN you get the chance to develop while doing something that you are passionate about.


Our team is now looking to grow with an experienced project lead automation engineer. We believe that you love independently processing of automation projects in the GMP environment in all project phases from initiation to design phases to realization. In this role will be heavily involved in the engineering environment in the area of automation of process plants and infrastructure facilities.. You will be a represent for ALTEN at the customer site as well as a part of ALTENs development. Great emphasis will be places of personal qualities.




What we think is needed to succeed in the role:

  • Master degree in Life&Science, biotechnology, chemistry or related filed
  • At least 5 years of experience with proven track record in project management/execution on automation topics
  • Experience in the Pharmaceutical, Food or other highly regulated industry as well as PM/FPx certification preferred
  • Experience with common PLC and SCADA systems
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Fluent in English – French and/or German are is a big plus


What we offer you


Every employee is equally valuable in the success of ALTEN! We are driven by making people grow and develop, which is why we offer you the opportunity to work with what you are truly passionate about. At ALTEN, we have a broad range of assignments at most of the leading companies in Switzerland in several different sectors, to make it possible for your wishes to come true. We offer both national and international opportunities and together with your coaching manager, you build your career path so you constantly are able to develop and achieve your goals and dreams!


As a consultant at ALTEN, you will get the genuine team feeling at your assignment but also a wonderful togetherness at ALTEN. Through our different internal networks, such as ALTEN Sports, Women@ALTEN and ALTEN Innovation you will get the opportunity to drive topics and activities that are close to your heart, together with your colleagues. All activities are of course optional. Work life balance is our top priority. We also have a collective agreement and other benefits like Pension, Insurances and Wellness grants.


We believe in growing together.


We look forward to your application! If you have some questions please contact Talent Acquisition Partner Nerea Carrascosa -


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

Best regards,



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

Publication date 22/09/2022
Localisation Lausanne
Catégorie Consultants
Recruiter Nerea Carrascosa
Reference Number AD000800