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Global Engineering IT Manager (f/m/x)

Lexington, Massachusetts, Vienna, Austria

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Takeda fosters a collaborative and stimulating work environment filled with opportunity and the chance to make a difference in people's lives. It is a workplace driven by integrity, one of Takeda’s long-held values that extends to both the patients we serve and our employees who develop and deliver medicines. Across our company, Takeda employees bring together diverse strengths that together create a stronger whole.

As one of the world’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, Takeda is committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter future to people worldwide. We aspire to bring our leadership in translating science into life-changing medicines to the next level, in our core focus areas; oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience, rare diseases, plasma-derived therapies, and vaccines.

We are a passionate team doing important work that impacts patients’ lives. If you are driven to create better health and a brighter future, join us!

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What makes a successful member of our team? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Collaborative
  • Strategic
  • Results Driven
  • Self-starter
  • Versatile
  • Team player

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  • Since 1781, the values of Takeda-ism (Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance) have guided everything we do—from decision-making to interacting with patients.

  • Our people-first mission extends beyond patients to include their families, communities, and our own Takeda family.

  • A strong, borderless team, we strive together towards our priorities and inspiring mission.

  • Recognized for our culture and way of working, we’re one of only 13 companies to receive Top Global Employer® status for 2018.

  • Our people-first mission extends beyond patients to include their families, communities, and our own Takeda family.

  • Our vision is of a world with accessible healthcare for all, where prevention measures are exponentially advanced and billions are freed of disease. Our approach is rooted in our patient-centricity and the creation of outstanding treatments that change people's lives. Building upon a foundation of sustainability, we are committed to contributing to the long-term health of people through disease prevention.

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Global Engineering IT Manager (f/m/x)

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Job ID SR0045104 Date posted 01/24/2020 Location Lexington, Massachusetts; Vienna, Austria

Your Opportunities:

  • Drive development of IT solutions at site and OpU level utilizing Historian, CMMS, EIMS and other software applicable within the Engineering Solutions IT group
  • Own key tasks, demonstrate business knowledge, require moderate direction, handle problems, possess good knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Understand and follow appropriate SDLC, quality validation processes and application processes
  • Communicate status, solutions and concerns
  • Disseminate information in a timely manner within the team and across functions or teams
  • Establish and maintain relationships within the business or function
  • Provide technical leadership in delivering and supporting solutions for complex business requirements
  • Participate in the validation of computerized system
  • Understanding global engineering requirements and communicate how to solve their business and technical challenges

Your Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or a related field with experience in IT systems
  • Minimum 10 years of information management and/or related work experience in Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with System Development Methodologies and Tools used in the Software Development Life Cycle with good understanding of emerging technologies
  • Experience in system testing, validation, problem resolution, and training
  • Strong knowledge of information management, data quality, data constraints and Governance Frameworks
  • Strong collaborating skills and experience in a matrix organization
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with ability to listen and influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Experience with full software development life cycle in regulated environment (FDA, GxP, HIPAA, SOX, GDPR and other data privacy, computer system validation, a plus)

Additional Information:

  • Some travel is expected (both domestic and international) with varying demand dependent on number and criticality of projects and/or business requirements.
  • Expected range is 25%

At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Takeda encourages and supports its employees by trainings, job rotations and mentoring. A balanced work – life ratio (recognition for work and family, company kindergarten) and numerous benefits (fitness center, cafeteria, etc.) complete our profile as a top employer.

We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world. Gender, age, skin color, background or sexual orientation play no role in this as we actively promote diversity. We equally address people with disabilities. In the course of a recruitment process which is as free of barriers as possible, we encourage you to mention all relevant information in this context in your application.

Motivated employees must be remunerated appropriately. The minimum salary for this important and responsible position is € 4.369,11 gross per month (full time, collective wage agreement for the chemical industry). The actual remuneration package will be guided by your professional experience and your qualifications, so increased payment is possible. We look forward to receiving your application!

Notice to Employment / Recruitment Agents:

Employment / Recruitment agents may only submit candidates for vacancies only if they have written authorization to do so from Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda’s Talent Acquisition department. Any agency candidate submission may only be submitted to positions opened to the agency through the specific Agency Portal. Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda will only pay a fee for candidates submitted or presented where there is a fully executed contract in place between the Employment / Recruitment agents and Shire, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Takeda and only if the candidate is submitted via the Agency Portal. Candidates submitted or presented by Employment / Recruitment Agents without a fully executed contract or submitted through this site shall not be deemed to form part of any Engagement for which the Agency may claim remuneration.



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