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Sr. Systems Analyst I

Apply Share Job ID 899 Category Information Technology Job Location Redwood City, California Posted Date 04/21/2018

Overview:

Our Team
You will be a key member of a high impact IT organization who are aligned with corporate initiatives and provide technology innovation for our life-changing mission. Our IT organization comprises top quality people focused on addressing key business challenges through providing information and data-oriented technology solutions. You will be working in the IT Enterprise Information Management team serving the needs of our commercial, finance, and lab teams.

Your Opportunity
You are an energetic Senior System Analyst who is passionate about delivering quality data and information insight to support business functions. You will be responsible for partnering with product management and cross-functional business and software application teams to ensure the availability of accurate, timely, and relevant information needed to drive decision making and company success.

Our Ideal Candidate
You love providing actionable data, excel at establishing collaborative relationships across the enterprise and are skilled at working effectively with respective business teams. You play a key role in enhancing our existing Enterprise Information Management solutions working with Scrum Masters, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Data Stewards, Software Developers and Test Plus Subject Matter Experts in a cross-functional team.

Your Responsibilities
You will be responsible for building strong partner relationships with the product management, business, and IT teams. This is a customer facing role where you will leverage your effective listening and strong written/verbal communication skills. You will partner with product management and business analysts to work with business units executing strategic roadmaps. You will proactively engage the business and solve problems by influencing change and negotiating as appropriate. You can independently drive technical data analysis and problem-solving as a member of a technical solution delivery team.
Additionally, you will:
· Participate in and lead elements of the Business intelligence, MDM, Data Governance and Data Quality processes.
· Create and use SQL queries and analyze large data sets to gain an understanding of the data, discover data anomalies, looking for ways to leverage data in support of the organization.
· Understand logical, physical and conceptual data models.
· Create technical requirements and design documentation to help drive development and test work as required in software development lifecycle and compliance processes
· Elicit requirements from business users and convey them clearly to technology teams.
· Work with business stakeholder to develop Source to Target mapping (lineage) and document transformation/business rules.
· Collaborate with the Enterprise Applications teams to identify and manage interdependencies between various application implementation and operations activities from a data perspective
· Facilitate Business and IT stakeholder collaboration to drive master data management projects.
· Create prototypes and reports using BI tools such as Tableau, Power BI, and Wave
· Work within the framework of Project Management / Scrum and Agile standards to deliver business needs quickly and establish a delivery cadence
· Support and lead the initiation, planning, requirements, design, test, and post-production phases of the solution development lifecycle as appropriate
· Participate in and/or manage various process improvement projects to increase operational efficiency.
· Work as part of the BI / Analytics Engineering team to coordinate the handling/escalation of production support issues in a timely and efficient manner.
· Work with the Development and Quality Assurance teams to ensure requirements are sufficient to enable technical design, development, and testing.
· Serve as the primary point of contact for troubleshooting solution issues and coordinating with cross-functional teams.
· Demonstrate an ability to multi-task in high-pressure situations.
Your Qualifications
· Undergraduate degrees in a related discipline, such as Computer Science or Engineering
· 8 or more years of relevant professional experience supporting Commercial and Finance and business functions; experience within Healthcare / Life Sciences / Biotech industry is preferred.
· 3 or more years of Data Warehouse and Data Analysis experience.
· 3 or more years of hands-on experience with BI tools such as Tableau, SSRS, WAVE or Oracle OBIEE.
· 3 or more years of experience working on MDM.
· Experience working with Salesforce, NetSuite, or similar cloud-based CRM and ERP application solutions.
· Experience working with SOX regulated systems and of operating in a high assurance (FDA, GDPR, MDD / MDR) environment is preferred
· Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills; well-honed influencing and negotiating skills.
· Experience with documenting requirements and specifications is essential.
· Ability and experience to operate in an Agile delivery framework.
· Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
· Ability to build and manage cross-functional relationships; strong client service orientation.

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You are an energetic Senior System Analyst who is passionate about delivering quality data and information insight to support business functions. You will be responsible for partnering with product management and cross-functional business and software application teams to ensure the availability of accurate, timely, and relevant information needed to drive decision making and company success.
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