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IT Systems Specialist

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: Runcorn, GB, WA7 3FA

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who Are We

We touch the lives of over 200 million patients every day, and billions every year. After all, everyone needs healthcare or medication at some point. Yet until today, you may not have heard of us. We’re Teva, a global pharmaceutical company, committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare to patients around the world and we currently have a fantastic opportunity for a IT Systems Specialist to join the team on a Full time, Permanent basis in Runcorn (with the opportunity to work from home).


At Teva Runcorn, we develop, manufacture and market innovative and affordable medicines, specialising in sterile liquid products mainly used for treating respiratory conditions using Blow-Fill-Seal technology as well as injectable Combination Products such as our MS treatment Copaxone.


We are also home to two R&D centres and a Sterile Training Academy— a centre of excellence within Teva for sterile manufacturing, safety and compliance training.

A day in the life of an IT Systems Specialist

As an IT Systems Specialist you will manage and support validated Manufacturing and LAB systems including the implementation, maintenance and use for the Runcorn site in accordance with site operations, quality & IT strategies and project plans.


You will provide technical support and maintain consistent configuration, implementation, operation and support of the Manufacturing/LAB Applications and Platforms including:


  • Implementing new releases and setting up standards for operational management
  • Implementing new developments and changes in accordance with CSV standards
  • Configuring and managing Development, Validation and Production environments on relevant systems.
  • Ensuring compliance with Data Integrity requirements for all Manufacturing/LAB Systems
  • Administer and maintain support services
  • Managing incidents, problems, changes and releases to Laboratory/Production systems with external vendor support where necessary
  • Coordinating, testing and administering application security
  • Complying with internal CSV/QA standards and provides support to internal and third party audits such as FDA, MHRA

Who We Are Looking For

Do you have?

  • A degree qualification in a computer related subject and/or relevant experience
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry
  • Experience working in or along-side Manufacturing/LAB systems - preferable
  • Strong hands-on technical skills, operational background, and working experience with infrastructure technologies and business applications
  • Project management skills


Are you?

  • A team player with excellent communication skills
  • Highly self-motivated, adaptable and resilient
  • Commercially aware and understand the operational and financial impliacations of decisions taken
  • Familiar with Lean/Process improvement concepts

What We Offer

  • 24 days paid holiday per year - with the option to buy and sell up to 5 days annual leave each year
  • Company pension – flexible employee and employer contributions
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee assistance programme
  • A number of health benefits including: Life Assurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Income protection
  • Plus many other flexible benefits via salary sacrifice: Cycle to work scheme, online and in store discounts and much more


Information Technology

Sub Function

Network Control/Administration

Already Working @TEVA?

If you are a current Teva employee, please apply using the internal career site available on "Employee Central". By doing so, your application will be treated with priority. You will also be able to see opportunities that are open exclusively to Teva employees. Use the following link to search and apply: Internal Career Site

The internal career site is available from your home network as well. If you have trouble accessing your EC account, please contact your local HR/IT partner.

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