BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Pharmaceutical manufacturing process Expert/Technical Leader in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Job Description Summary
BD Medical - Pharmaceutical Systems is a global leader in supplying the pharmaceutical industry with innovative, high-quality, clinically proven and customized pre-fillable parenteral drug delivery systems. Our offering includes an extensive portfolio of pre-fillable syringes, self-injection systems, safety and shielding solutions. Our products are designed to protect, package and deliver drug therapies and to maximize healthcare worker and patient safety.
Pharmaceutical Systems is one of the fastest growing businesses in BD, and in today's COVID world more than ever, we are so proud to enable our customers’ success with high quality and innovative drug delivery solutions that improve patient quality of life around the world!
About the role
We’re looking for an Expert and Technical Leader on Pharmaceutical/ drug delivery systems who will provide skills and expertise for Product or Technology on customer production and manufacturing processes.
In this role you will lead activities and manage sciences topics to ensure appropriate product/technology robustness and fit with customer needs (complex customer requirement and problem) during the new product development (before launch).
You will also provide support to customers related to our products on all customer process activities (before launch) and ensure expertise transfer to customer facing team support product on the market. You will represent the organization in providing solutions to difficult technical issues associated with specific projects and, as an expert, you will represent BD in international conferences to cross-fertilize expertise
Build, develop, maintain and disseminate product/science expertise about customer processes
Developing understanding of customer needs and processes, translating them into specifications to ensure relevant and innovative product/technology solutions. Delivering and owning requirements & specifications, issue recommendations for new future products/technologies
Proactively identifying and mitigating technical risks. Driving complex technical problem solving
Actively promoting product / scientific learning with your peers and coworkers. Ensuring technical lessons are reviewed, learned and disseminated.
Developing creative and innovative solutions and seeking at protecting BD intellectual property
Creating strong relationships with machine makers to get a good understanding on future technologies and anticipate customer needs
Leading an expert network to build a pool of different expertise which ca be used if necessary and enabling Comprehensive Mapping of the customer manufacturing line (technical / market trends)
Extending support to other BD’s business units when required
Participating to technical forums and research for technological insights
Who are you?
Ideally coming from a background in a technical field (Pharmacy /Pharmaceutical Technology, Mechanical, Biotechnology, Process Engineering), advanced degree (Bac+5), you have a minimum of 5 years of experience working in pharmaceutical or life sciences industry with a demonstrated understanding of manufacturing processes and related process equipment.
You are comfortable to work in an international and cross-functional environment and have a proven ability to create technical and efficient collaboration within the teams.
Strong multi-tasking skills
High sense of curiosity and willingness to learn, share knowledge and educate others
Demonstrate agility and action orientation when facing change and pressure
Strong team player
Fluency in English
This role can be based in our French Headquarters in Le Pont de Claix near Grenoble or alternatively in the US in Franklin Lakes (NJ).
Primary Work Location
FRA Le Pont-de-Claix Cedex
USA NJ - Franklin Lakes
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.