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Head of Biological Control Department

Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Debrecen, HU, 4042

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info


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!


Scope of Duties


•    Planning, coordination and documentation of research and development work performed in the department;
•    Coordination and management of biological tests for original and bio-similar  substances and small molecules;
•    Leading the staff of the department to deliver high quality results, meeting the timelines;
•    Introduction, adaptation of quality control tests using bioassays (in vivo, mammalian cell based, ELISA based tests);
•    Professional management of bio-analysis of preclinical and clinical samples (biotechnological and bio-similar products) using ligand binding assays;
•    Professional management of detection of anti-drug antibodies from clinical and preclinical samples;
•    Coordination of test method development and validation;
•    Maintaining the GMP and GLP compliance of the department;
•    Preparation of SOPs, validation of instruments, preparation of protocols and reports;
•    Coordination of tasks related to the operation of the animal house;
•    Professional support and training of the employees;
•    Planning and improving the long-term capabilities of the department as well as communication with international R&D units of the company and with external partners;
•    Active participation on inspections of the department, communication with the inspectors.




•    MSc degree in Molecular Biology, Biological Engineering, Immunology or similar field; PhD is a plus;
•    Fluent English and Hungarian knowledge;
•    Experience in ELISA based and/or mammalian cell based methods, bioassays; experience with work related to experimental animals is preferred;
•    Experience in a manager role;
•    Experience of working in GLP and GMP environments and/or in the pharmaceutical industry is an advantage;
•    User level IT skills;
•    Precise work, analytical thinking, problem solving capabilities and proactivity is a must.


Why join us?


•    Competitive salary and benefit package;
•    Dynamic and professional atmosphere;
•    Career development opportunities.

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