Based in Jumet, you will join a collaborative team, full of passionate change-makers. You will be a key member of an international and dynamic team in a fast-growing and innovative organization of 230+ people, fully supported by prominent investors and international organizations (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, European Investment Bank, Major impact funds…).


You will be responsible to manage the automation scope for every engineering project, for Univercells, Univercells Technologies, Univercells Vaccines, Unizima & Exothera. 

Operationally you will report directly to the Engineering Manager

For all the engineering projects of Univercells and the subsidiaries, you will strongly collaborate with the CAPEX, process, maintenance & IT teams.


Your key responsibilities will be to: 

  • Be the automation SPOC for each engineering project
  • In collaboration with the internal colleagues and external partners (engineering offices, …):
    • At the beginning of the project, assess the automation impact of each package
    • Realize and be responsible for the automation package design and set-up the tender document
    • Follow the procurement phase and select the supplier of the automation package
    • Follow the construction and the commissioning
    • Follow all the GMP process (from the URS to the IQ/OQ)
  • Define the best-in-class automation in the pharmaceuticals field
  • Build a reliable automation network (suppliers, experts) and partnerships.
  • Support the maintenance in their interface with automation


  • Automation Engineer, or equivalent acquired through experience
  • 5+years of successful and relevant experience in the biotech or pharmaceutical environment
  • Knowledge of electricity is a plus
  • Fluent in French, technical skills in English
  • Team player, with strong, demonstrated interpersonal skills
  • Right First Time & Customer-oriented
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills, pragmatism, and positive critical thinking
  • Autonomous in the automation field
  • Resilience and agility in a demanding environment
  • Positive & « One team » spirit!