*POSITION SUMMARY:*The Camstar Engineer is responsible to analyze and support manufacturing systems. This requires broad end-to-end knowledge of the manufacturing processes from different perspectives: operator, quality engineering, quality assurance, logistics, etc. The incumbent is part of a larger team, which is spread out over the different manufacturing sites. Solutions need to fit together in the end-to-end business flow. Systems which are currently part of the systems landscape are: SAP ERP (Hana), DataLyzer SPC, Siemens Camstar, Oracle Agile PLM, and others.*ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:** Analyzes and understands Cepheid Operations’ business needs, and translate those needs into:* Supporting business cases* Implementation in Camstar:* Software requirements and specifications for Camstar* Process modeling in Camstar* Operator, Supervisor and Engineering training programs, supporting changed shop floor programming in Camstar* Interfacing Camstar with adjacent business systems* Analyzes and understands business needs from an end-to-end perspective taking into account other MES and SAP ERP projects* Participates in Kaizens and other process improvement activities while aligning them with the Business Solutions Roadmap.* Presents analysis and findings to management in a structured way, providing input into the Business Solutions Roadmap* Partners proactively with key internal customers, stakeholders, and team members*TRAINING RESPONSIBILITIES: ** Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time*MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:**Education and Experience (in years): ** Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing engineering, computer science or relevant field, with 5+ years of relevant work experience OR* Master’s degree in manufacturing engineering, computer science or relevant field with 3+ years of relevant work experience OR* Doctoral degree in manufacturing engineering, computer science or relevant field with 0-2 years of relevant work experience.*Knowledge and skills: ** Camstar MES or similar (such as Rockwell)* Good communicator with associates of all levels of the company* Able to work with cross-functional teams to drive and influence changes and improvements.* Knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL)* Experience in supply chain operations and service delivery*Physical requirements/abilities: ** Must be able to stand for several hours.* Must be able to see manufacturing processes up close; ability to be on the shop floor and in cleanrooms.*Other: ** Limited international travel; must have or be able to get a current passport* Travel to local sites (Newark, Sunnyvale, Lodi)* Works well under pressure and ambiguity.* Is accurate, detailed, and is also able to see the big picture.* Quick learner, self-starter, able to drive projects with minimal direction.*PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:** FDA Validation Expertise with CFR 21 Part 11/eDHR design* Working knowledge of Agile PLM or other PLM system* working knowledge of SAP in operations* Teaching and coachingThe statements in this description represent typical elements, criteria and general work performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills for this job.When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful *[Danaher Business System]()* tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available *[here]()*.We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at [applyassistance@](mailto:applyassistance@) to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.