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Laboratory System Support Automation Engineer 1373

Co. Louth  

About SimoTech

SimoTech provides manufacturing automation and IT systems engineering, project management and validation services. We partner with life sciences companies to design, build, operate and optimise critical process automation systems that deliver fast track project delivery, operational efficiency, improve manufacturing agility and achieve regulatory compliance.

Why SimoTech

What is it like to work at SimoTech? With a strong collaborative teamwork culture based on respect, trust and excellence, we play a critical partnering role to our clients’ life-changing supply of products to patients. In return, there is excellent salary, career progression, educational support and much more.

Laboratory System Support Automation Engineer 1373

SimoTech require a Laboratory System Support Automation Engineer to work within the QC & manufacturing support team. This team will support an exciting greenfield Biotechnology project based in Co. Louth. These candidates will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of supporting Laboratory/IS systems. This role will provide significant opportunity to work with the latest technology on a state-of-the-art client site.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide 9-5 support to BioPharma manufacturing and QC instruments and systems.
  • Maintain laboratory systems, performing preventative and corrective maintenance tasks for analytical instruments and systems.
  • Troubleshoot issues and implement corrective actions.
  • Demonstrate technical and interpersonal skills.
  • Prepare and present structured, comprehensive, detailed written reports.
  • Must have demonstrated experience in the delivery and management of laboratory systems in addition to a working knowledge of GAMP software development lifecycle.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Information Systems, Computer Science or the Life Sciences.
  • Previous Empower and LIMS experience a benefit.
  • Strong knowledge of cGxP environment.
  • Good understanding of GAMP.
  • Commissioning and start up support experience in a Pharma environment.
  • Experience working with and maintaining analytical instrumentation within a laboratory setting.

What SimoTech Can Offer

  • Role provides a high degree of autonomy to allow the successful candidate to reach their full potential.
  • Develop new skills and enhance technical ability by working with innovative technologies in a multi-disciplined environment.
  • Opportunity to work with large corporate clients on exciting capital projects.

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