Digital Project & Support Engineer (MES)


Lodz, LD, PL, 90-530

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At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 12,000 passionate Employees working in more than 40 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

Key responsibilities:

  • You will be part of a global innovation & technology team. Our group is responsible for the realization of the digital transformation & data science projects for the Barry Callebaut group: more than 12.500 employees, and 62 factories in 30+ countries.
  • You will be responsible for:
    • 50% - Project engineering from design to delivery to the end-users. Tasks include writing the design specification, gathering input and validating the deliverables with all stakeholders, coordinating the integrators for the automation and MES application delivery, leading the FAT testing, and training end-users.
    • 50% - Providing first-level support for the MES application and coordinating with the management of our external support provider.


About you:

  • Master’s degree with a background in engineering.
  • Experience with MES applications.
  • Experience in the manufacturing or process industry (food & beverage, pharma, chemical) is a plus.
  • Knowledge of the English language is essential. 
  • Basic knowledge of SQL and databases.
  • Experience in the Aveva/Wonderware product suite (System platform, Intouch, MES, Historian, WEI, Work Task Pro) is a big plus.
  • Experience in DevOps / Github is preferred.
  • You have experience in project management and affinity with change management.
  • You are a results-oriented team player and able to communicate clearly with business users helping to formulate meaningful functional requirements and translate to technical specifications.
  • You are strongly attracted to the cocoa and chocolate industry and you are willing to master the process.


We offer:

  • Stable employment in an international organization.
  • Annual bonus based on your work results.
  • Private medical care for you and your family.
  • Employee Pension Program.
  • Sports card.
  • Life insurance.
  • Lunch card.
  • Discount card for cultural events.
  • Christmas benefits.
  • Chocolate, fruits, and vegetables in the office.
  • Opportunity to purchase the company's products at reduced prices.

At Barry Callebaut, we are committed to Diversity & Inclusion. United by our strong values, we thrive on the diversity of who we are, where we come from, what we’ve experienced and how we think. We are committed to nurturing an inclusive environment where people can truly be themselves, grow to their full potential and feel they belong. #oneBC - Diverse People, Sustainable Growth.

If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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