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Business Technology Consultant

Posted on Mar 18, 2020 by Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Basel, Switzerland
1 Jun 2020
Annual Salary

Business Technology Consultant working in a leading Pharmaceutical company

Looking for business technology consultants to join a newly created group called CTS (Collaboration, Technology and Strategy) within the AMDS function (Advanced Methods and Data Science).


* Provide support in collecting business requirements and coordinating them with IT
. Engage with both the user community and IT colleagues
. Running small PoC projects to facilitate the exploration of new tools and methods
. Jointly work with IT and other business colleagues to make sure new capabilities are implemented in a way that they are fit-for-purpose
. Support the creation and maintenance of user documentation, policies and training material

Candidate Profile:

--> Background Experince in Either: Pharmaceutical, Life-Science or Biotechnology Industry

-- Non-technical skills

  • Desire to learn something new every day
  • You understand that implementing a technical solution is not the end - it is just one step in a journey and much more is needed to ensure the long-term succes
  • Understanding of GxP principles (21 CFR Part 11) and its application on IT systems
  • Good written and oral communication skills in English are required.
  • Ability to understand and communicate the "Scientific" as well as "IT" speak

--- Technical Skills
Conceptual and practical understanding of at least 3 of the below items

  • Linux administration skills (RHEL/CentOS)
  • Automated scientific software provisioning (eg EasyBuild, spack, ...)
  • High Performance Computing (LSF, SLURM, GPFS, Low Latency Networks)
  • Basic knowledge of R and/or Python
  • Container technologies: Docker, EKS, OpenShift
  • Awareness of cloud technologies (AWS, Azure)
  • Demonstrated experience applying parallel computing and/or big data processing

Highlights of the soft-skill requirements: Willing to learn on the job and mental agility

Additional information: Working with Clinical Development & Analytics Departments as well as various IT Departments (NBS IT, NIBR IT)

Educational & work experience background preferences: Good solid generalist technical background, Master and/or PhD in either IT or science subjects preferred.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 865485346

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