Honeywell Global Engineering Manager, Automation and Controls, Batch and Pharma in Offenbach, Germany

Global Engineering Leader, Automation and Controls for Batch and Pharma (340027)

Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) is a global leader that has pioneered process automation control technologies for more than 35 years and helps industrial customers around the world operate safe, reliable, efficient, sustainable and more profitable facilities.

HPS offers technologies that extend information and knowledge from the plant floor to the board room and comprehensive lifecycle services that help ensure more productive and stable operations. HPS has the breadth of resources and experience to execute projects of every size and complexity and serves the needs of customers in the oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, industrial power generation, chemical and petrochemicals, biofuels, life sciences, and metal, minerals and mining industries. To learn more about Honeywell Process Solutions, please visit

Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) is looking for a Global Engineering Leader for Batch and Pharma. The purpose of this role is to lead the Global Centre of Excellence (COE) team for Special Chemical, Pharma and Batch. Locations considered are Houston, TX; Atlanta, GA; and Fort Washington, PA.

Main focus:

  • Business Development

  • Consultancy

  • Production / Support of Design

  • Tools strategy and development

  • Standard Builds for productivity

    · The COE is responsible for leading, execution and/or supporting projects in their area of expertise and knowledge.

    · The COE leader is responsible to drive growth in upsell & change orders. Involved in sales and project activities to secure orders to meet AOP targets.

    · The COE leader is also responsible for Engineering Excellence (EEX) related deliverables like standard builds, solutions and tools to improve productivity.

/ Sales & Growth Focus: /

  • Proactively drive upsell & change order growth (through Sales / PMs / Direct)

  • Organize consultative selling / training sessions

  • Create/Review estimates / proposals

  • Roadtrips / customer visits (presentations / demo’s)

  • Actively involved in FEED / Feasibility studies to tune requirements for upsell

  • Conduct Audits/Studies to document gaps with best practices

  • Create internal and external awareness

  • Develop P&E formulas/assemblies (new service offerings, solutions)

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/ Productivity / NPI / Product Improvement: /

  • Active NPI member

  • Also provide product managers with customer feedback and suggestions for product improvements.

  • Assist Development Engineering in performing trials, OVOC analyses of new products, and in improving existing products.

  • Support New Product Introductions and routine improvements by updating manuals and by collaborating with Development Engineering (DE).

  • Development/maintain standard builds, productivity tools and training modules.

  • Tools development, rollout and usage

  • Facilitate Community, share best practices

  • Tune / Optimize existing P&E formulas

/ Manage Team: /

  • Recruit, train, coach, and develop team members to provide skilled personnel for projects, front end engineering, and consulting.

  • Ensure effective performance management improving skills, expertise and development of future engineering/management skills.

  • Provide / coordinate personnel to execute Consultancy/Engineering

  • Ensure personnel administrative tasks are handled including resource scheduling, time sheet submittal and approval, travel approval / monitoring, performance monitoring, reward and recognition, holiday and vacation approvals, etc.

  • Coordinate schedules with sales, project teams and Engineering leaders when resources are part-time assigned to the COE.

  • Labor SIOP, demand vs capacity

  • CoE Billability and absorption

/ Productive Engineering: /

  • Drive execution and quality assurance to all projects in Pole (globally).

  • Coordinate resources with back office teams to ensure quality at effective cost.

  • Also assure the availability and correct use of the applicable productivity tools and solutions on the project.

  • Review/Audit strategic projects

  • Serve as Project Manager on specific projects that are assigned to the CoE team. Provide schedules, estimates, proposals, write purchase requisitions, ensure orders are written, and ensure goods receipts are issued as required. Use SAP effectively and report revenue to pole project finance as requested.

    Travel to customer/projects required up to 50 %

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree in engineering

  • Six Sigma Certification - Green Belt Project Execution

  • 3 years’ experience as Engineering Consultant

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Customer interfacing experience

  • Ability to lead (customer) workshops, training sessions, etc.

  • Communication & Presentation skills

  • Product certification

  • External certifications (e.g. TUV) are a preferred

  • Must be able to effectively communicate in English

  • Additional languages would be a benefit

Job: *Engineering

Title: Global Engineering Manager, Automation and Controls, Batch and Pharma

Location: DEU-HE-Offenbach

Requisition ID: 00352775