Posted to MedZilla on 9/19/2017

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Senior Manager QA 1701631-MZ


Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven 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 Sr. Manager Manufacturing QAin ourBostonoffice.

Takeda is a global, innovation-driven pharmaceutical leader with 30,000 professionals working together across more than 70 countries. We have an unwavering dedication to put patients first for more than 230 years while we live our values of Takeda-ism Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance. We are united by our mission to strive towards Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Sr. Manager Manufacturing QA working on the Quality Team, you will be empowered to represent Takeda on cross-functional project teams and ensure our quality culture is maintained. A typical day will include:

This role is a part of ensuring Takeda s mission is achieved through quality standards and procedures

Commercial Quality Assurance manager primarily responsible for Quality oversight at assigned Pharmaceutical Vendor(s)

Provide QA Management assessment of all manufacturing and testing excursions at assigned Pharmaceutical Vendor(s)

Serve as QA representative on cross-functional project teams such as tech transfer, validation, computer systems, process improvements, and investigations

Provide support and coaching for QA Specialists

Support other QA related functions as needed such as authoring and/or reviewing dossiers, investigations, risk assessment reports and onsite presence during manufacturing etc

Perform product release activities and Contract Manufacturing Organization site management


A minimum of a bachelor s degree preferably in pharmaceutical sciences with 10+ years in a pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry with 5+ years in a Quality role.


Biologics / Cell culture experience

Drug substance / Drug Product Quality manufacturing experience

Experience working with Contract manufacturers

Quality systems and documentation experience, Batch records, SOPs, Quality agreements, etc

Desire to put people first and demonstrate the values of Takeda-ism


To further support and inspire our employees, our benefits include:

  • 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

Empowering Our People to Shine

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