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MS&T Senior Device SME

Date: Apr 1, 2021

Location: Runcorn, GB, WA73FA

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

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!


We are currently recruiting an MS&T Senior Device Subject Matter Expert to work with internal, local and international functions, partners and international Teva R&D sites to support ongoing commercial manufacture of in-line products and development and launch of new products for multiple device-based drug delivery systems (drug injection, nasal spray, transdermal, inhalation). The position will be the primary technical lead for product quality investigations, and expected to coordinate with local and international teams within Teva to complete investigations and lead the implementation of process solutions within site and possible assist with knowledge sharing with other TEVA sites.

A day in the life of an MS&T Senior Device SME

  • Serve as technical leader for third party device manufacturing, device investigation and implementation of process solutions
  • Actively participate in creation and review of risk management documents
  • Participate in IQ/OQ/PQ activities including the drafting or review of protocols and validation reports.
  • Participate in selection and qualification of device vendor.  Travel as required
  • Work with project leaders and team members to ensure proper DFx for commercialization of new products
  • Create process and equipment documentation for improvements and initial installation

Who We Are Looking For

Do you have?

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in science, engineering, or a technical field with proven experience in the medical device and/or combination products field
  • Working experience of medical device GMP Quality Systems and related requirements (FDA 21 CFR820, ISO 13485)
  • Medical device/combination product industrial and /or design control experience.
  • Previous experience working with drug devices (syringes, auto-injectors, nasal sprays, transdermal patches)
  • FMEA / risk analysis experience


Are You?

  • Organised and action orientated
  • Able to effectively cope with change
  • A confident communicator and able to interface with colleagues at all levels of the organization
  • A strong influencer and comfortable with conflict

What We Offer

  • 24 days paid holiday per year + bank holidays
  • Company pension
  • Excellent training and development
  • A number of health benefits including: Life Assurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Income protection
  • Plus many other flexible benefits: Buy and sell annual leave, cycle to work scheme, online and in store discounts and much more



Sub Function

MSandT Technical Transfer

Teva’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment

At Teva, we pride ourselves on being a company where we can all thrive, and where everyone feels comfortable being their true self.

Diversity and inclusion sits at the heart of everything we do. By valuing difference, we can be a better employer for our colleagues, and provide a better service for our customers and patients. That’s why we’re constantly looking for ways in which we can learn from each other, embrace what makes us unique and contribute to a fairer society free from discrimination and prejudice.