Business Analyst, Information Technology- Quality Systems in Albany, NY

Date Posted: 07/07/2020

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Description

AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.  Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.  Responsibilities 
• This individual will be accountable for providing leadership and independent initiatives in facilitating information gathering, structured documentation and presentation of findings to all levels of management
• Responsible for operational delivery as well as broad, multi-function, global and multi-site strategic leadership
• Providing leadership and guidance on implementation and support of quality systems with a focus on LIMS
• Accountable for providing leadership and independent initiatives in facilitating information gathering, structured documentation and presentation of findings to all levels of management
• Work closely with business owners, system developers and vendors to achieve results in support of business strategies
• Manages IT project teams and/or service units with specialists to ensure results meet negotiated customer expectations and adhere to internal IT standards, methodologies, and strategies; accountable for planning development initiatives
• This individual will work closely with IT management, business owners, BAs, developers and vendors to achieve results in support of business strategies
• This position will also be required to lead and manage projects with a medium to high degree of complexity
• The incumbent will be responsible for meeting IT performance and reliability goals and business Service Level Agreements (SLA’s)
• The team member will be responsible for drawing conclusions, providing consumer insight, and making recommendations based on strategic understanding of the data collected by working with the technical team and the business analysts
• This role requires the ability to be flexible and operate both strategically and tactically
• This individual will be responsible for defining effective, risk-based strategies, delivering the development for the IT projects, and accomplishing streamlined delivery efforts while meeting project objectives as well as business partner expectations
• This individual will be working with the analysts in the delivery processes from initial implementation through the deployment state
• Develops business requirements, assesses current reporting capabilities, and makes recommendations for improvement
• Ensures that all projects maintain and track to an approved timeline and budget
• Identifies project scope and objectives. Manages a cross-functional team including third party vendors and other resources; coordinates activities to achieve goals
• 25% is therequired travel but may change during projects

Qualifications


• Education Required: BS in Computer Science, Physical Science, or related discipline or equivalent work experience required; MS/MBA a plus
• 6+ years combined experience support of: LIMS – Multiple implementations or years of support
• 4+ years combined experience support of document; training; quality events; complaint; audit management or similar systems
• 6+ years participating cross functional teams Preferred
• 6-10+ years’ experience in pharmaceutical industry
• Ability to manage AOP, work plans, budgets 
• Project Management experience with medium to large sized projects
• Thorough knowledge of quality processes
• Thorough knowledge of business process documentation tools All interested applicants must apply online. AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Job: Information Technology
Primary Location: Albany, New York
Other Locations: Waltham, Massachusetts
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: 07/07/2020
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AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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