Posted to MedZilla HealthCare on 5/21/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Engineer I, Commercial Technical Operations R0000385-MZ


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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Engineer I, Commercial Technical Operations in our Boston, MA office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Engineer I, Commercial Technical Operations working on the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing team, you will be empowered and a typical day will include:


- In this fast-paced environment, the Engineer I, Commercial Technical Operations will be at the front-line of ensuring the delivery of cutting-edge commercial

biologic medicines to patients.

- The focus of the position will be to develop, test, and apply multivariate control strategies to commercial biologic

manufacturing processes. The goal is to create a process that produces a visual dashboard providing actionable

intelligence to inform commercial supply decisions.

- The position fits into a larger initiative to create a global continuous process validation strategy for commercial biologic

programs within the company. The individual will work cross functionally to develop these tools and document the

activities in technical reports.

- The individual will also work cross-functionally to manage change controls, deviations, investigations.

- Additionally, he/she will provide support regulatory as needed and provide project management support as needed.


- Apply basic and advanced statistical concepts to process data

- Synthesize new knowledge from multivariate inputs

- Author technical reports

- Work efficiently and cross-functionally

- Apply knowledge of biology, engineering, and math to realize biomanufacturing strategies

- Proactively identify process issues/challenges/bottlenecks

- Support excursions and change management in TrackWise

- Perform Person-In-Plant activities as needed to support manufacturing


- Bachelors degree in engineering, chemistry, biology or related area.

- 0-2 years of experience in biopharma or related field

- Programming

- Data visualization and presentation

- MatLab

- JMP, StatEase, or equivalent

- Critical thinking

- Outstanding attention to detail


- Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time

- Carrying, handling and reaching for objects

- Ability to lift and carry over 15 pounds

- Manual dexterity to operate office equipment i.e. computers, phones, etc.


- Position may require up to 20% travel (domestic and / or international ).


  • 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Company match of charitable contributions

  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

  • Community Outreach Programs

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