Principal MES Engineer - Cell and Gene CDMO

Posted 20 January 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Full Time
Discipline Cell & Gene Therapy
Contact NameStephanie Moreno

Job description

Mantell Associates is currently partnered with a leading CDMO organization based in Wisconsin on an exciting opportunity available for a Principal Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Engineer (MES Lead).


Are you looking to join a leading international CDMO?

Do you have extensive experience designing, developing, and implementing MES systems?

Do you enjoy management/project execution roles?

This company is a part of one of the biggest and most impactful pharmaceutical companies in the world today. They are looking for an MES lead to coordinate and support production MES implementation.


Principal MES Engineer Responsibilities:


  • Provide MES execution/implementation leadership and mentor to production personnel

  • Optimize production workflow to achieve operational goals and objectives

  • Work in partnership with IS and IT/OT organization for server and network hardware and systems

  • Will not make technical decisions but will facilitate those decisions with subject matter and technical experts

  • Identify resource needs, secure resources, and maintain project data in management database and the SAP System

Principal MES Engineer Requirements:

·         Bachelor of Science is required in an Engineering or other Science discipline, Computer Science, or Management Information Systems

·         Minimum of 5 years’ experience in designing, developing, and implementing MES systems

·         5 or more years of experience in project execution / management is required


Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact Stephanie Moreno at 786-431-3404 or