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Lilly Central Automation Engineer- CSV / Data Integrity in Indianapolis, Indiana

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 35,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Organization Overview:

At Lilly, we serve an extraordinary purpose. We make a difference for people around the global by discovering, developing and delivering medicines that help them live longer, healthier, more active lives. Not only do we deliver breakthrough medications, but you also can count on us to develop creative solutions to support communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

Position Brand Description:

The Process Automation Computer System Validation and Data Integrity Engineer is an Automation Engineering role supporting the IDAP site working closely and collaboratively with MQ-IDS and Site Quality. The position requires a high learning agility and experience in one or more process automation systems with a strong focus on data, systems integration, Commissioning and Qualification (C&Q) methods, architecture, and supporting automation platforms.


  • Work safely and continually look for improvements to both people and equipment safety.

  • Provide site engineering leadership to Data Integrity programs, new asset DI assessments, and develop best practices and standards to support manufacturing and major capital project delivery.

  • Provide Process Automation reviews and influence Site Quality Procedures that impact computer systems and automation platforms.

  • Develop and lead a community of practice for the site for Data Integrity and CSV programs.

  • Innovation - Evaluate new technologies for Verification such as electronic testing systems

  • Identify Data Integrity gaps and propose/implement solutions

  • Lead and/or assist with remediation activities including potential Qualification / Validation actives to address identified process and equipment gaps

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering / Computer Science, or related Science / Information Technology Field (or equivalent work experience)

  • 4 years experience in automation engineering

Additional Preferences:

  • Experience in pharma or GMP industry

  • Experience working in a regulated industry

  • Experience in commissioning and qualification

  • Experience working with validated systems

  • Expertise in Lilly’s preferred platforms, including Rockwell Automation, Siemens, and Microsoft Operating Systems.

  • Knowledge in Historians, and IT platforms such as servers, and workstations.

Additional Information:

  • 8 hour days, after-hour support.

  • Occasional travel may be required for training, conferences, capital projects, etc.

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

As a condition of employment with Eli Lilly and Company and its subsidiaries in the United States and Puerto Rico, you must be fully COVID-19 vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination satisfactory to the company. If you would like to request an accommodation for medical or religious reasons, you may do so at

At Lilly we strive to ensure our employees are part of a team that cares about them and our shared purpose of making life better for those around the world. How do we do this? We continue to look for ways to include, innovate, accelerate and deliver while maintaining integrity, excellence and respect for people.​ We hope that you seek to join us on our journey as we create medicine and deliver improved outcomes for patients across the globe!