Shire Global Computational Development and Control Modelling Lead (m/f) in Wien, Austria

About the position:

In this role you will lead a technology program that will focus on building and harnessing next generation capabilities in the field of computational process development and process analytical technology for Takeda Technical Operations and specifically for the PDTS team. The main objectives are: Leading a cutting edge technology program in the field of computational process development and process analytical technology Championing and spearheading Quality by Design principles, value-creating applications of process analytical technology and computational process development methods. Supporting computational process development and process analytical technology activities within pipeline programs or innovation initiatives Investigating “the possible” to develop visions and strategies to introduce advanced and emerging technologies Engaging with the World Around to establish and maintain strategic partnerships Conducting in-silico and laboratory experiments to engineer and implement lab and pilot-scale platforms Analyzing process and product data to optimize control loops, process parameters and process economics Keeping abreast of technological advances and developing and applying new techniques and methods where appropriate Participating in cross-functional project teams, and work closely with experts in Research and Non-clinical, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering and Quality to ensure alignment, program accelleration and overall success.

Skills you need: Technical Master’s Degree with at least 8 years of relevant industry experience Hands-on technical experience and profound, inter-disciplinary Expertise in the Fields of Biopharmaceutical Process Engineering and advanced Automation would be ideal Ability to effectively partner with diverse team members from various functions, and members at various levels in the organization Ideally, pprofound expertise in the fields of Computational Process Development & Simulation, Biopharmaceutical Process Engineering, Automation, Advanced Process Analytics & Control and Digitalization Ability to balance strategic awareness and direction setting with consistent tactical results A high level of business acumen and knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry.

As a leading global biotechnology company we have one mission every day: to lastingly improve the lives of people living with rare diseases. Crucial to our mission are our employees – our biggest asset – who enjoy a range of benefits and career opportunities, such as trainee and training programs, job rotations, apprenticeships, work-life balance (certified family friendly), company kindergarten, wellness center, cafeteria, etc. Here you can learn more about Takeda in Austria. We offer outstanding opportunities to motivated people regardless of your gender, age, skin color, ethnicity, sexual orientation or physical handicaps. Diversity is part of our success. The minimum salary for this position is € 4.225,44 gross per month (full-time); increased payment is possible. We are looking forward to your application.

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Takeda is an industry-leading, global pharmaceutical company with an unwavering dedication to putting patients at the center of everything we do. We live our values of Takeda-ism – Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance – and 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. At Takeda, you will make an impact on people’s lives – including your own.