Lead Process Engineer


Do you want to work at an international organisation, working with great colleagues and have a dynamic work environment? DPS Engineering is currently looking for a Lead Process engineer for our Leiden office. So are you a process engineer with experience in the pharmaceutical market with a passion for engineering? Please find details below.

Process / Manufacturing
Years of Experience Req.:
>7 years
Date Posted:
Days Remaining:
Employment Type:
Education Level Req.:
Bsc or Msc degree


DPS is a leading Project Management and Engineering Company serving industry around the world for 40 years. Our reputation is based on forming successful partnerships with our clients, providing them with innovative designs and cost effective solutions in the context of sound judgment, strong management and technical excellence.
We provide Full Service Engineering for our clients including Project and Programme Management, Procurement, Design, Construction Management, Health & Safety Management, Commissioning, Qualification and Start-up on numerous projects across a range of market sectors. Our Main market sectors are; Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology, Medical Technologies, Oil and Gas, Advanced Technology, Science & Education, Food & Beverage and Energy.


Key responsibilities

  • Managing the process design team;
  • Basics of design development;
  • Feasibility studies;
  • Develop process P&ID;
  • Lead the process of mass balance/ flow calculations;
  • Execute pressure relief valve calculations;
  • Manage vendor packages for the following equipment: autoclaves, VHP, Biosafety cabinets;
  • Developing excellent client relations, generating repeat business.


Skills & experience required

  • A higher technical degree, major in Industrial, process or chemical engineering;
  • 7+ years of relevant and successful experience in an environment with pharmaceutical engineering;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Result- and customer-oriented;
  • Strong scope management capabilities;
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent analytic, problem-solving and decision-making skills;
  • Advanced MS office computer skills;
  • Advanced time management and organisational skills;
  • Leadership skills, with a view to managing people;
  • You mastered the Dutch and English language.



  • Working hours: 40 hours, Monday to Friday


Available and interested?

If you’re interested in this role and if you want to be part of growing organisation within engineering projects in the pharma industry or if you would like to discuss this vacancy further and to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone Christel van Hal on +31 6 38299330 or send your CV to christel.vanhal@dpsgroupglobal.com

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