Professional Developer (BI/BW) ( ro-981)

4070 Basel
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End Date: 
2017-07-13 10:30
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Our customer  Pharma Product Development (PDP) Data Governance Office (DGO) is implementing a Pharma wide Business Glossary tool (Informatica), associated business processes and support infrastructure to enable Pharma users to create and maintenance data definitions and standards. 


  • Work closely with functional core team to understand business design and requirements 
  • Work with Business Analyst to Review and understand functional and technical design specification 
  • Participate is workshops as needed with business users and stakeholders to review and understand requirements 
  • Translate functional and technical design specification into a working Business Glossary solution 
  • Develop Business Glossary catalog structure, defining taxonomies, asset types, forms, templates, workflow and Glossary capabilities to meet user requirements 
  • Perform Testing of all developed glossary functions and document test results 
  • Perform solution walkthrough with core team 
  • Support development of interfaces, reports and user front end interface 
  • Support test planning and use case development 
  • Support user testing and resolve issues 
  • Support glossary data loads and resolve issues 
  • Support user acceptance testing and resolve issues 
  • Perform post go-live support 


Extra information: 

  • Work location: Basel, but a move to Kaiseraugst might be possible (but not yet sure) 
  • Remote: 1-2 days per week possible - prior to agreement 
  • Travel: not required 


  • 5+ years of hands-on data management/data warehousing experience 
  • 3+ years of experience in Informatics PowerCenter development with direct development experience with Business Glossary 
  • Must have previous/most recent experience as a developer with Informatica Business Glossary 
  • Expertise Implementing / using Informatica Tools such as Business Glossary, Informatica Data Quality, MDM, PowerCenter 
  • Experience using Informatica Analyst/Metadata Manager for glossary purposes 
  • Technical expertise: ETL, SQL, Databases, Data Management, Data Warehousing 
  • Ability to clearly communicate issues and proposed solutions 
  • Ability to identify optimal approaches for resolving business requirements / issues to achieve targets 
  • Knowledge of Data Governance concepts 
  • Experience with data or software development life cycle 
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, analytics or related field 
  • Strong problem-solving skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Experience with R&D processes 
  • Pharma experience 
  • Experience with standards (clinical and non-clinical) 
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