Sanofi Group Manager Process Modeling & Statistical Analysis in Toronto, Ontario

Manager Process Modeling & Statistical Analysis





LOCATION:Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of the Sanofi Group, is Canada’s oldest and largest vaccine company, with a proud heritage and a strong commitment to public health. Celebrating its 100th year in 2014, Sanofi Pasteur continues to provide essential, life-saving vaccines to millions around the world, for the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases.

Sanofi Pasteur Limited, located in Toronto, is one of the company's four major R&D and manufacturing sites. We are home to Sanofi Pasteur's North American centre for Analytical and Bioprocess R&D. As well, we are the largest Canadian vaccine producer: each year, we manufacture 50 million doses of vaccine and distribute them to more than 90 countries around the world. This variety of activities offers employees diverse opportunities for personal and professional growth. Our company attracts some of the best minds in the business from across the globe. Our 1,400 employees give us their best and we offer the best in return.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and results driven individual to join our Manufacturing Technology team as Manager Process Modeling & Statistical Analysis . The Modeling and Process Control Strategy platform (MPCS) provides support to manufacturing processes and analytical processes for data management, statistical analysis, significant investigations and scale-up / DoE design. The key functions of this role are to provide expertise in statistical process control, advanced statistical analysis, machine learning, process modeling, and data visualization. The person in the role is expected to support the vaccine manufacturing processes and develop know how and understanding of the relevant vaccine manufacturing processes. The role is also expected to lead the development and implementation of the site’s Process Control Strategy to ensure compliance and efficiency via modeling tools and data visualization and analysis techniques. Finally the position will also implement and deploy relevant six sigma and root cause analysis methodologies to support the sites’ major manufacturing investigations.


Process Modeling and Statistical Analysis

  • Lead the development and deployment of statistical analysis methodologies to support process monitoring and investigation.

  • Provide MPCS support to manufacturing in terms of statistical process control (SPC), process modeling and statistical analysis.

  • Identify patterns and trends by using rigorous statistical techniques on large data sets

  • Develop and manage web-based SPC portal to provide greater access and visibility to process trending, Out-of-specification (OOS) and out-of-trend (OOT) situations, real-time monitoring and alert notification tools.

  • Support root-cause analysis and investigations that focus on continuous process improvement, OOT/OOS and deviations in product quality (final bulk) through SPC, multivariate SPC, genealogy analysis, statistical analysis, machine learning, DoE and other methodologies.

  • Creativity/Conceptual ability- Good communication skills

  • Leadership / Experience in multi-functions large projects lead and in understanding customer's voice and quality requirements is a must


  • Education/experience

  • Advanced degree (PhD in Statistics, Mathematics or Engineering) with more than 6 years of experience in biological manufacturing/processes is preferred

  • Strong Skills in applied advanced statistics/ mathematics

  • Vaccines & Biotech Business understanding/knowledge

  • Experience using process modeling software (eg. MATLAB, R, Python, SIMPCA-P, SAS/JMP)

  • Good communication skills

  • Leadership of direct or indirect reports

  • Experience in multi-functions large projects lead and in understanding customer's voice and quality requirements is a must

  • Think Strategically / Act for Change / Commit to CustomersQualified candidates may submit their on-line resume with cover letter to quoting reference MANAGER PROCESS MODELING & STASTICAL ANALYSIS # POS_75078189-1 Sanofi in Canada embraces diversity in the workplace and is committed to achieving employment equity. Our goal is to attract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. We welcome applications from women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Thank you in advance for your interest. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.#LI-SP


Job: Engineering & Maintenance

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Toronto

Job Posting: Aug 23, 2016, 9:02:02 AM

Job Type: Regular

Employee Status: Regular