Senior Business Analyst (ro-946)

4070 Basel
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2017-06-30 09:00
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This Informatics Specialist position – Business Analysis, Project Manager, Validation Expert, People Person, Jack of all traits – is working in a global team within FPPD Safety Risk Management to participate in the implementation of new projects as well as managing to existing solutions and working closely with our customers. You are a master in one of the areas with good working knowledge in the other. 

Role: Senior Informatics Specialist – Safety Risk Management. 
The contractor will work for two projects, especially doing operational management in the area of Business Analysis and Systems Validation. 

General information 

• Start date: 17.07.2017 
• Latest start date: 24.07.2017 
• End date: 30.09.2017 
• Extension: Not planned so far. 
• Work load: 100% 
• Work location: Basel, B670 
• Remote: Possible, but as per need and prior ad-hoc agreement. 
• Travel: Not required 

Tasks & Responsibilities


  • Ability to bridge business to informatics, understanding key business processes, and how to transform business needs into Informatics solutions 
  • Engaging in business in requirement discussions (project workshops, ad-hoc, or pro-actively) to consistently ensure our solutions address or exceed business needs 
  • Promote customer satisfaction though close stake holder management (within or outside projects) to ensure our customer group is heard 
  • Ability to engage in translation of business processes and demands into requirements and overseeing functional specifications 
  • Ensuring adherence to applicable policies and standard governing project delivery, CSV, validation and regulatory standards
  • Strong customer focus and excellent ability to communicate to others not only what is being done and how, but also why 
  • Working together with other Roche colleagues in Polen (ADMD) and SSF 

Must Haves

  • Familiar with IT Operations and ITIL Framework 
  • Profound experience in creating specification documents 
  • English: Excellent written and verbal communication skills (fluent English is not enough) 
  • 7+ years of experience in Project Management (in the same area or at least similar tasks) 
  • Former Pharma experience needed 
  • Work experience in a multinational company with a complex structure 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in the same time 
  • Okay with working through different time zones and making some overtime hours (e.g. work with SSF) 
  • 7+ years of experience in pharma, systems validation, regulated IT environment such as GxP and IT quality management 
  • Pharmacovigilance experience preferred 
  • German speaking 

Note: This role is not technical, therefore no special tools or programs needed.

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