16 days old

BI Data Analyst

Cambridge, MA 02139
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    $35 To $40

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the drug development lifecycle, and experience in data extraction, analysis, and reporting using Analytical and BI tools. The position will have a substantial focus on the development and maintenance of analytical and BI applications, and will work directly with program managers and functional stakeholders to design, build and implement reporting solutions. Preferred experience in QlikView and Qlik Sense.

Job Function and Description

50% of Time: Tactical Data Oversight & Project Management

- Generate monthly status updates and variance reports for review by team leadership

- Define, manage, refine, and execute on evolving reporting and analytical needs to ensure top quality deliverables/services are provided to our business customers

- Support ad hoc data requirements to fulfill Sr. Management requests

- Define, document, and implement global processes to ensure compliance and standardization across stakeholders

- Leverage people, process, and technology to implement best practices and achieve continuous and sustainable improvements in data collection and reporting

- Write, review, and approve training materials

30% of the time: Business Intelligence

- Act as business liaison and expert on functionality, data content, and business rules within the BI environment related specifically to data.

- Responsible for defining and implementing QA/QC processes, as well as for UAT of business rules in the BI environment

- Provide support for regularly scheduled enhancements to existing toolsets including: managing requested changes and priority, gathering requirements and documentation, development status, testing, training, communications and release

- Monitor and provide guidance on data conflicts, quality issues, and system design decisions where information and reporting are affected

- Communicate issues affecting BI utilization as well as roll out of new tools and applications as they relate to data and information

20% of Time: Cross Functional Collaboration/ Stakeholder management

- Collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure customer satisfaction is exceeded

- Work with customers to investigate and resolve inquiries related to business data

- Act as departmental liaison with Vendors, IT and Legal to process all the necessary SOWs and POs required.

Experience & Knowledge

- Bachelor's degree preferably in business, mathematics, sciences, or related analytical field

- Three plus years of experience analyzing Drug Development information

- Experience with reporting and analytical packages essential - Preferably, with QlikView and Qlik Sense.

- Strong written and oral communication and management skills

- Demonstrated business acumen


- Management

o The individual must be self-motivated, a team player, have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess the ability to manage simultaneous projects, prioritizing based on business criticality/needs, in a demanding environment

o Expert knowledge of Drug Development

o Ability to effectively interact with senior leadership

o Ability to influence without formal authority

o A strong background in data analysis, project management, and the ability to translate business needs into requirements

- Technical

o Strong analytical skills

o Experience with BI systems, including requirements definition, design, integration and integration test of developed applications

o Experience with reporting and analytical tools within the Pharmaceutical Industry is essential

o Knowledge of data privacy laws especially those that uniquely effect the pharmaceutical industry

o Software knowledge for key systems (Microsoft, Excel & Word, SQL, BI applications)


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