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Title:  Senior Frontend Developer, Digital and Transformation

Requisition ID:  45492
Date:  Nov 12, 2022

Taichung, Taiwan, TW

Department:  Digtl & Transfrmtion



Working at West means having an opportunity to work by the side of our patients and customers, our global team members and the communities in which we operate – which all help contribute to a Healthier World.


At West, we are by the side of patients. The work we do impacts patients’ lives each and every day – our products are a critical part of healthcare delivery and we are proud of the role we play to improve patient health. We work by the side of our team members. We come together as one global team to deliver for our customers and help them address their challenges. We are a diverse, close-knit community of professionals, where everyone has a voice and opportunity to learn and grow through mutual trust and respect. With a 95 year plus history, we have a track record for success, which includes reported sales of $2.14B in 2020. We serve by the side of our community. Giving back is in our DNA—our team members across more than 50 sites globally are involved with hundreds of charities that have special meaning to them through our West Without Borders team member-led giving program.


Job Summary:


The Senior Frontend Developer, Digital and Transformation requires in-depth knowledge and experience to work autonomously and take part in the design, development, and enhancement of West IoT applications. He will work with an international team to bring power of IoT in the Pharmaceutical space to enable more efficient and effective production flow as well as instrumentally contribute to West Pharma IoT internal and customer facing capabilities.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Leading the UI/UX development of our IoT Applications in Health/Medical and Industrial spaces
  • Engineer products user interfaces for both internal and external stakeholders
  • Build functional and intuitive visualization components with various technologies
  • Take ownership of user flow and deliverables
  • Communicate & work with local and overseas teams
  • Utilizes knowledge of best practices help determine business needs and design & deliver technical solutions for Application and Infrastructure.
  • Contribute to the team know-how and general industry good practices
  • Support senior roles to design project from prototypes to testing
  • Add new features by providing design solution & improvement
  • Communicate UX flow with wireframe drafts
  • Possesses solid understanding of overall vision and business needs and utilize specialized expertise to Lead team effort to create effective design & user-flow (UX) for D&T enablement of business needs. This includes interpreting any issues and recommending solutions or best practices.
  • Other Duties as assigned


Education and Experience:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent. Master degree a plus.
  • 5+ years of related work experience



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Proven development experience using standard web technologies including: HTML, CSS3, Javascript
  • Good experience with Vue.js
  • Good experience with RxJS
  • Experience with using wireframe tools and ability to provide original design to stakeholders
  • Good knowledge of Web protocol & security mechanism (HTTP, Websocket, Rest APIs, CORS, Cookie, ..)
  • Experience integrating with various APIs
  • Backend Experience (Eg. Node.js) a plus
  • Experience in Cloud services CICD & hosting a plus
  • Experience with Docker & Git a plus
  • Ability to work autonomously in a fast-paced and complex environment with a self-motivated work ethic; use sound judgment with an ability to manage multiple priorities with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to work in a virtual environment in a global organization and to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment in making decisions and resolving complex problems related to general and technical aspects of the job.
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety and quality policies at all times.



Physical and Travel Requirements


  • Less than 10% travel, including international and within Asia Pacific
  • Flexibility to work with teams in different time zones (incl. Evening meetings)







West is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  If you have a special need that requires accommodation in order to apply to West, please send an email to  Where permitted by law, an offer of employment with West Pharmaceutical Services, or any of its subsidiary or affiliate companies, is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of background screening and/or a pre-employment drug screening.

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