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Senior Director Manufacturing Science & Technology

West Chester, PA
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Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the worlds largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the worlds largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and weve built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Senior Director, Manufacturing Science & Technology will focus on working with all the relevant combination sites/regions in order to enable on time introduction of robust combination new products,  knowledge related to device  process practices in a structured manner,   formalizing communication to ensure reducing compliance risks and building best practices.

This position will help create and manage the device industrialization processes within site operations.  The Senior Director, MS&T will be responsible to work closely with the relevant site people and the appropriate R&D device teams within Teva to successfully implement devices and associated process technology in order to facilitate successful on-time product launches. This position will manage the process engineering aspects of the formal R&D / Teva Global Operations (TGO) Hand-in-Hand process for devices, which will be followed to ensure robust device designs are developed and enable successful commercial manufacture of combination products at the site. The role holder will ensure that all product knowledge and know-how is transferred successfully from R&D to the manufacturing site:  which includes molding and pre-assembly stage, filling process, final assembly and Industrialization. In addition, the role holder will be responsible for any post launch device changes, supplier relations and device machine engineering.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Align with the R&D device teams on guidelines
  • Train and support the relevant sites
  • Work with the site device engineering team and provide key criteria to be  incorporated into the device design and specs and its components and to the design and specs of the assembly equipment to support manufacturability at high scale and speed
  • Active participant in the Hand-in Hand tech transfer process from R&D to the site
  • Provide input to R&D during development as to manufacturability and industrialization aspects and requirements
  • Provide technical support of the assembly equipment
  • Input on the scale-up of the device component manufacturing
  • Specifying the automation and control systems
  • Execute equipment FAT, OQ, PQ and assist validation
  • Work with the global device engineering team to develop key criteria to be  incorporated into the device design and specs and its components and to the design and specs of the assembly equipment to support manufacturability at high scale and speed
  • Support ongoing commercial manufacturing
  • Manage the device, equipment and processes changes post launch




  • BS/BA Degree in engineering



  • Minimum 5 year experience in device engineering is required, preferably in the pharmaceutical manufacturing area.  
  • Minimum 10 years experience overall pharmaceutical experience




Sub Function

MSandT Technical Transfer

Reports To

SVP, Manufacturing Science & Technology

Tevas Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.

Posted: 2019-02-22 Expires: 2019-03-29

Join us at the forefront of pharmaceutical research and production. With state-of-the-art facilities, highly skilled colleagues, and a high-powered organizational culture, Teva offers you countless possibilities to make a real difference in people's lives and add value to your career.

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