Allergan Operational Excellence Deployment Engineer in Madison, New Jersey

Operational Excellence Deployment Engineer

Madison, New Jersey, United States at

▾ ▸ 1 additional location

United States

Nov 21, 2018Post Date

185261Requisition #

Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) is a bold, global pharmaceutical company and a leader in a new industry model - Growth Pharma. Allergan is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing branded pharmaceutical, device, biologic, surgical and regenerative medicine products for patients around the world.

Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.

Allergan is a company that will inspire you to aim high with your ambition. Where you can build bridges all over the world. Where you can power ideas that drive change. And where you will act fast and drive results for customers and patients. Power your future & join our bold team.

Position Overview:

The OPEX Deployment Engineer will be responsible for implementing, maintaining, and enhancing key programs within Allergan Global Operations including network wide strategy deployment and transformation coaching.

  • Deploy Global OPEX standards and systems across the network and center functions including focus on strategy development and transformation coaching

  • Establish and maintain high level tracking of all major initiatives across Allergan Global Operations and facilitate periodic steering committee meetings to ensure projects are prioritized and resourced appropriately.

  • Support site and corporate OPEX transformation initiatives as a member of the Global OPEX Team including leading and directing multiple global initiatives across technologies.

  • Conducts diagnostic activities to identify opportunities for improvement

  • Challenges the status quo and persuades others to pursue transformational change

  • Facilitate analysis and review meetings with leadership

  • Manages overall program/project and coordinates activities related to charters and implementation plans

  • The incumbent will be required to travel 50% of the time within US and occasionally to EU and South America

This position can be located anywhere in the US as it is a field based role.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BS/BA in Science, Engineering or Business. MBA preferred.

  • 5 years of experience in Operations, OPEX or Program Management

  • Successful candidates should have a passion for learning about all aspects of our Global Operations organization and partnering with leaders throughout our network to drive transformational improvements in Quality, Employee Engagement, Customer Service and Value.

  • Knowledge of program management systems (TIP, Office, Cloud, etc.)

  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of Operational Excellence methodologies across multiple cultures

  • Ability to present complicated data and information in simple, easy to understand format.

  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate cross functional teams.

  • Ability to effectively interact with domestic and international colleagues.

  • Ability to provide insight into strategic opportunities based on insights

  • Extensive travel with significant time spent at one or a few sites

  • Experience in a cGMP environment is preferred

  • Pharmaceutical experience orMedical Device experience is preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Allergan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.