Principal Labeling Systems Specialist

Date: Sep 2, 2021

Location: Remote, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 25%

Requisition ID: 4423


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Design, develop, and serve as the subject matter expert (SME) for the implementation of global labeling systems for a state-of-the-art approach to medical device labeling in Teleflex.  Serve as an SME for regulatory affairs in the area global labeling standards for the Teleflex labeling centre of excellence. 

Principal Responsibilities

•    Serve as SME for the technical architecture of a global labeling systems that drive global cost savings, label accuracy and artwork update efficiency. 
•    Design and development of technical roadmaps for integration of existing labeling design centres globally.  
o    Label processes that interface with multiple change control systems within Teleflex i.e. Agile, Veraciti (Kallik), Quantum, SAP.
o    Labelling artwork software and systems integration with the centre of excellence for labeling 
o    Ensure that the labeling processes, systems, and software integrate with global IT programs for ERP and manufacturing operators for label printing. 
o    Develop software requirements specification when necessary for interfacing IT systems in regard to labeling. 
•    Design, develop, and implement a system for e-labeling aligning with the current regulatory standards allow and build a foundation for expansion of e-labeling 
•    Create global labeling standards and process that support the centre of excellence for labeling for Teleflex 
•    Maintain a vision for future labeling technologies and strategies that Teleflex could benefit from.
•    Provide regulatory expertise on all issues for labeling for Teleflex global products, purchased finished goods and supplier produced products. 
•    Provide other departmental support as requested by immediate supervisor.
•    Adhere to and ensure the compliance of Teleflex’s Code of Conduct, all Company policies, rules, procedures and housekeeping standards.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    10+ years of working in a medical device labeling design and operations  
•    Strong understand of state-of-the-art labeling systems used in medical device industry
•    Experience in integrating multiple labeling systems and ERP structures. 
•    BS Degree; preferred in a medical related science or engineering
•    Strong medical device technical writing experience 
•    Strong understanding of how ERP and PLM and Labeling software systems interact. 
•    Previous experience working with all aspects of medical device labeling

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Strong knowledge and working understanding of GS1 and UDI requirements
•    Good attention to detail and accuracy 
•    Excellent communication skills (specifically when explaining integration and operations of new labeling systems)
•    Ability to work in a team and under deadlines and pressure
•    Skills that enable coordination of data, including MS-Office 

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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