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Senior Product Engineer

Bannockburn, Illinois
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Job ID R0068383

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Job Description

About the role:

Lead the development, design, and execution of the technical design and deployment of products in an advanced and complex product-focused IT organization. Manage complex product implementations, coordinate across departments with other products in the product ecosystem and collaborate with Product Engineers, Product Managers and Team members. Join Takeda as a Senior Product Engineer where you will ensure products are secure, whilst using in-depth knowledge of products, modern deployment techniques and functional APIs, interpret end of life components and transitions and expert future state progress against a product portfolio. You will also partner and influence peers within IT to drive improvement of service processes, user experiences and application optimization aligned with partners. As part of the Plasma Derived Therapy, Donation Management team, you will report to Head of Donation Management.

How you will contribute:

  • Influence and manage technical product development approaches, use different technologies, patterns and design methods along with modern scripted deployment techniques to iteratively to influence on product development and enhancements.

  • Manage design and deploy complex system and products to achieve value while maintaining a forward-looking technology base

  • Manage User, UX / usability and operational feedback into technical product design, adjustments and implementation.

  • Be a technical contributor to work in a product-focused delivery team, which includes Agile delivery iterations, federated architectures and included services as an offering.

  • Influence other Product Engineers in different disciplines and broader technology and architecture teams in the Product and Enterprise ecosystem.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Informatics or similar

  • 10+ years of experience as an informatician, programmer, technical specialist, product engineering, development lead or equivalent.

  • 5years of experience working with global delivery teams.

  • Experience delivering architectural documentation and implementation against SAAS, IAAS or Development projects

  • Experience of SQL, Relational Databases, scripted deployments and web services

  • Ability to work in an Agile and rapid environment with high quality deliverables

  • Experience implementing solutions and using different Quality Systems in the pharmaceutical or Life Science Industry

  • Experience with AWS services and application deployment into cloud; AWS architecture certification a plus

What Takeda can offer you:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

  • 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 and company match of charitable contributions

  • Family Planning Support

  • Flexible Work Paths

  • Tuition reimbursement

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

In accordance with the CO Equal Pay Act, Colorado Applicants Are Not Permitted to Apply.

EEO Statement

Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.


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