Analytical Scientist X 2

Date:  Feb 24, 2024

Waterford, Ireland, X91

Company:  Teva Pharmaceuticals
Job Id:  52076

Who we are

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.


Located in Waterford, Ireland, Teva has established a state of the art R&D facility, including a centre of excellence for the delivery of extractables and leachables (E&L) testing.


We are looking for a talented & motivated analytical scientist to join our team. In this role you will be responsible for the development & validation of analytical methods for the chemical characterisation of a variety of drug products and medical devices. The role offers opportunities to develop and upskill in E&L, mass spectrometry and analytical method validation. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you.

A Day in the Life of our Analytical Scientist...


  • Lead in design and execution of Extractable and Leachable (E&L) studies, incorporating LC/UV/MS or GC/FID/MS analytical technology.
  • Lead in the development and validation of analytical methods incorporating Mass Spectrometry detection (LC/UV/MS or GC/FID/MS).
  • Support the characterisation of polymer materials used in medical devices and packaging, including inhalation and injectable drug products, for both small molecules and biopharmaceuticals.
  • Assist in the interpretation of Mass Spectrometry (MS) data as part of compound identification studies.
  • Instigate and drive scientific and technical investigations developing multidisciplinary approaches to solve wide ranging and complex problems.
  • Compilation and review of detailed technical documents.
  • Work within cross-functional teams to remediate technical issues in R&D and Commercial business units.
  • Deliver high levels of customer service (both internal & external)

Who we are looking for.....


Are you…. 


  • Educated to BSc degree level in a Science Discipline with proven industry experience preferably in respiratory product development.


Do you have…


  • Experience in extractables & leachables for pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices (would be advantageous.)
  • Excellent communication skills (both oral and written).
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to effectively function in a fast-paced, dynamic technical environment.
  • Experience of working to current Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) or Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and implementing policies and procedures in line with regulatory guidelines.
  • Knowledge of global regulatory and compliance requirements.
  • Good planning and organising skills & adaptable to changing priorities.
  • Experience with Empower/ MassHunter/ Unifi/ MassLynx softwares (would be advantageous.)

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