Analytical Chemistry Scientist (On-site)

Date:  May 18, 2024

Bucharest, Romania, 013604

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  44198

Who are we?

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's 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 world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've 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!

Analytical Chemistry Scientist (On-site)

Analytical Chemistry Scientist provides scientific knowledge and will be considered the technical expert in the assigned area. We are looking for a candidate with extensive scientific knowledge and experience in the area of Chemistry and analytical techniques, that will take the overall responsibility for the technical conduct of all assigned tests as well as for the interpretation, analysis, documentation, and reporting of results. Job requirements include efficient sample analysis, data interpretation, developing new analytical methods, optimizing current analytical methods, validating and transferring the analytical methods and effectively communicating results to cross functional teams.

Job Description

Essential Duties
•    Prepare and review written procedures including SOPs, and other protocol test procedures and instructions that will be followed during analysis.
•    Maintain a clean and safe work enviroment including work area, instrumentationa and testing materials. 
•    Ensure sample and data traceability are maintained throughout testing.
•    Ensure calculations and statistics accurately reflect the raw data.
•    Ensure test controls and monitors are accurately recorded and reviewed.
•    Continually work to optimize the results of the instruments with new parameters or instrument setups.
•    Evaluate and implement new analytical approaches, including software tools, to further strengthen the group’s technological capabilities
Quality responsibilities
•    Know and follow cGMP, GLP regulations. Continues to develop a cGMP awareness by obtaining a more comprehensive understanding of cGMP’s, GLP’s.
•    Know and follow company policies and procedures.
•    Ensure compliance on current regulations.
•    Complete required training on time.
•    Proper recording, interpretation, and management of analytical data.
•    Review general data quality to determine where changes to methods or procedures could improve quality.
•    Review test result.
•    Review peer's work.

Project Management
•    Meet turn around deadlines.
•    Manage workflow improvements working with other sections and functions within the company to ensure successful completion and implementation.
•    Problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
•    Demonstrated planning and organizational skills in order to complete R&D activities.
•    Capable of designing, implementing and managing studies related to the characterization of drug product.
•    Ability to work independently and as part of a team to meet organization and projects objectives.
•    Able to be technically adapt, flexible and forward thinking.
•    Continually learn and train, review scientific literature, and attend meetings to keep current with new technical and scientific information
•    Proficient in the use Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) and business related application packages, such as Empower, Chromeleon or similar software, plus the ability to learn company used applications.
•    Exceptional oral and written communication skills geared to all levels of the organization


M.S. / B.S. degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmacy or related scientific field (Chemistry strongly preferred) with 0 - 4 years experience in Pharma industries. 
Ph.D. degree in analytical chemistry, biochemistry, or related scientific field with 1-2 years experience.
Analytical knoledge across many techniques is highly desirable including at least HPLC, UV, GC, particle size analyzer, KF, TLC.


Research & Development

Sub Function

Drug Development and Preclinical Studies

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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, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.