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Senior Manager Commercial Device Engineer

Date: Jun 19, 2019

Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania, US, 19380

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!

Job Description

Position Summary

This position will help create and manage the device commercialization processes within Teva Global Operations (TGO).  The TGO Device Team will be responsible to oversee device technologies that are developed for and utilized in commercial production. This team will work closely with all of the R&D Device Teams within Teva along with the commercial manufacturing sites to successfully implement new devices and their technology for successful on-time product launches. This position will work with these groups to manage the formal R&D / TGO Handshake process for devices which will be followed to ensure robust device designs are developed for future commercial scale; which includes molding and pre-assembly stage, final assembly, QC activities (incoming and outgoing parts, filling process and Industrialization) and ensuring the knowledge and know-how is transferred successfully from R&D to the commercial manufacturing site. They will also work closely with R&D to identify appropriate manufacturing partners, giving feedback to the R&D device design teams. In addition, this team will be responsible for any post launch device changes, supplier relations and device machine engineering


Key Responsibilities

  • Support Global R&D (GR&D) device development activities.
  • Manage Device Projects across the Teva business.
  • Provide technical support to define and continuously improve Business Development activities.
  • Identification of possible new manufacturing technologies appropriate for the current and future pipeline.
  • Support due diligence activities as required.


Education: Graduate in Engineering, Physics or similar field


Experience: Minimum 5 years of device quality management systems experience (in accordance with ISO13485 and 21CFR 820)
Minimum of 5 years experience of managing Device development projects from concept to launch


Specialized or Technical Knowledge Licenses, Certifications needed: Understanding of device development and manufacturing processes, Understanding of device and drug/device combination regulatory requirements, Sterile product development knowledge (through experience)





Sub Function


Reports To

Sr. Director, Head of Device Engineering, Global Manufacturing Science & Technology

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

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