Senior R&D IT Business Analyst, Life Sciences Informatics Expert in Cambridge, MA at DISYS

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

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Job Description

Title: Business Analyst

Location: Cambridge, MA

Term: direct hire

DISYS is supporting our pharmaceutical client in their search for a R&D IT Business Analyst.

This role will work in a patient-centric organization as an IT Business Analyst and Life Sciences Informatics Expert. Primary focus will be to expand cutting edge data-centric cloud-based platforms, analytics capabilities and dashboards for pharmaceuticals scientists to support the clinical trial supply chain. 

Ideal candidates will understand the fundamentals of the cloud, data lakes, interfaces, data analytics, master data and dashboards, as well as a passion to write, organize, overcome obstacles and drive for results.


ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Analyzes and documents business and project requirements and provides consulting support to Business for area of responsibility using business analysis methodologies.
  • Uses sophisticated analytical approaches and independent judgment to proactively identify and assist in prioritizing opportunities to streamline business processes.
  • Works independently with stakeholders to prioritize requirements and is primary resource on complex issues within a clear framework of accountability.
  • Works with global teams and runs effective global meetings using meeting tools
  • Builds and maintains relationships with Business Stakeholders.
  • Establishes relationships with colleagues within the Global IT Organization
  • Acts as an IT lead and analyst on projects and programs in designated area and applies project management methodologies to achieve success
  • Maintains effective document and issue tracking portals for projects and platforms in assigned area
  • Maintains or provides input into project and operating budgets and reporting
  • Establishes communications plans for area of responsibility and ensures adequate communication of key activities to all stakeholders
  • Oversees data management and administration for key systems
  • Manages vendors assigned to application support or project delivery
  • Follows company and departmental policies and procedures  
  • Ensures documentation adheres to Quality Management Systems, Software Development Life Cycle and Project Life Cycle standards.
  • Manages software application licenses, contracts and license renewals- working with vendors, procurement, legal, IT, service organizations and other teams.
  • Delivers and maintain FDA 21CFR part11 compliant pharmaceutical sciences application solutions in a cost efficient and high quality manner
  • Works proactively with software vendors to keep abreast of vendor technology roadmaps, releases, and long-term strategy 

Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 4-6 years’ relevant experience.
  • Business Analyst and Project management experience.
  • A blend of Life sciences, management and computer skills.
  • Professional in-depth knowledge of business processes in the pharmaceutical industry within R&D and clinical trials.
  • Experience in a large pharmaceutical environment with validated systems.
  • Knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Processes
  • Familiarity with regulated systems – general level of understanding of systems validation.
  • Experience with complex informatics solutions
  • Experience with Bracket ClinApps SmartSupplies a nice to have

Job Requirements

business analysis, pharma, clinical trials, validated systems

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because they inquired about, discussed, or disclosed compensation. Email recruitinghelp @ disys.com to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.