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Head Of Software Engineering Digital Delivery

Date: Nov 13, 2022

Location: Tel Aviv, IL, 111

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!

Job Description

Teva Pharmaceuticals, Digital Platforms unit is looking to hire a mature Head of Software Engineering (HSE) for a leadership role accountable for successfully delivering software and IT processes. Managing a growing team of developers and IT specialists (currently more than 30 in three locations), the HSE will work closely with the Delivery Director and peers in order to deliver software and IT services that meet customer needs. The HSE will be accountable for creating and delivering the strategic, software, technical vision, leadership, and all aspects of the development and integration of software.
•    Leading large software engineering teams in the design and development of high-volume, high-performance, media publishing workflow systems, and consumer-facing products, including cutting-edge web-based applications.
•    Prioritize, assign and monitor application design and development tasks across multiple concurrent software maintenance and enhancement projects.

•    Guide teams of developers to analyze customer requests/requirements, identify viable technical solutions, make recommendations, and develop/test/deploy technical solutions

•    Serve as a subject matter expert and provide other developers and team members with guidance and best practices for using new/modern technologies. Meet with customers as needed to discuss technical requests/issues
•    Stimulate hiring, training as well as performance reviews for software engineering teams, and provide technical and career mentoring for the engineering organization.
•    Review internal deliverables and deliverables received from the vendor(s) who might be delivering a set of modules/features.

•    Research and evaluate alternative solutions and recommend the most efficient and cost-effective solution considering requirements, available technologies, governance, and best practice guidelines

•    Participate in hands-on application solutions architecture, design, development, testing, and deployment activities.

•    Deliver presentations, briefings, and technical documentation.


You will be successful in this role when you have:
•    10+ years of demonstrable and substantial experience in leading and managing teams of software developers (35+ indirect reports)

•    Experience in successfully designing and developing sophisticated software products deployed in a variety of environments

•    Hands-on experience of coding using more than one recognized industry-standard language (e.g. Java, Golang)

•    Web application development experience with Microsoft Office365 tools/technologies, specifically PowerApps, Power Automate, DataVerse, and SPFx.

•    Experience in leading teams working in an Agile environment

•    Strong understanding of the Agile software development cycle

•    Experience with more than one software development methodology

•    Experience with cloud technologies (eg. Google, AWS, Azure) and software deployment to the cloud (CI/CD, scalability, containerization, serverless) would be an advantage

•    Excellent written and oral communication skills

•    Outstanding interpersonal skills

•    An understanding of databases and handling of large data sources

•    Experience in using Atlassian JIRA, Confluence is a plus


Information Technology

Sub Function

IT Business Application

Reports To

Dir IT Business Application, IT Digital Platforms 

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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.