Technical Business Analyst (Pharma/Informatics)
Posted on Sep 17, 2020 by NextLink Solutions
Start date: ASAP
Latest start date: Mid-October
End date: 1 year
Work location: KAU
Remote/Home Office: 1 to 2 days per week onsite for now
5 to 7 years as Business Analyst with strong technical experience (*)
Must be extremely strong in writing/managing user stories and understand best practices for agile project management tools (JIRA, CodeBeamer, etc.) (*)
Has successfully led large-scale software projects (with multiple tracks of work and teams in multiple locations) from concept to delivery (*)
Strong software development and technical background.(*)
Worked in a capacity of Technical business Analyst working thru not only stories but understand how the technical debt, technical specifications work. (*)
Exhibits intellectual curiosity and integrity.
Exhibits servant leadership style towards the product manager, scrum master, development team and the wider organization.
Strong skills in leading teams, problem-solving, influencing, teamwork, initiative and communication.
Ability to work flexible hours as needed and to facilitate virtual meetings for globally dispersed teams.
Experience in collaborating with teams on a more complex project or program decisions across multiple areas, evaluating tradeoffs and providing options and recommendations to senior executives.
Demonstrated skills in innovation and creative approaches in building new business process solutions.
Experience with managing senior stakeholders
Strong communication skills
Negotiation skills, long term and strategic thinking without losing the actual needs, teamwork and fast integration into bigger teams
Demonstrated experience facilitating meetings at multiple levels of an organization and an understanding of facilitation techniques
Fluent English (written and spoken)
Flexible working hours: late evenings (US Collaboration)
Nice to haves:
Experience supporting research laboratory execution informatics
Experience with deployment of cloud and SaaS solutions
Knowledge of Diagnostics business