26 days agoRoche

Informatics Business Partner - Scientific Decision Support

  • San Francisco (City and County of San Francisco)
  • IT development

Job description



·  Job facts

As an IT Business Partner for the Scientific Decision Support Network in PD Informatics you will work closely with the Roche Immunology, Infectious Diseases and Ophthalmology Therapeutic Area (I2O) teams, developing the business understanding to effectively support opportunities enabled by Information and Technology. I2O is part of the larger Clinical Science (PDC) organization whose mission is to develop and execute innovative and robust product development programs to deliver well-characterized and differentiated medicines to patients with medical need.

What you'll be working on

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You will partner with business stakeholders in the I2O TA and co-create technology-enabled business strategies/cases with colleagues

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Provide strategic direction, prioritization, mobilization of resources aligned to shared business objectives with respective areas

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Actively participate in strategy setting meetings in PD Informatics, Scientific Decision Support and across Informatics

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Take leadership role that educates, advises and challenges to enrich business area strategy for the benefit of the whole

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Negotiate and influence to ensure the right product managers and product owners are assigned to key initiatives

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Understand the data needs of I2O TA and offer data solutions to enable stakeholders answer scientific questions

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Proactively identify business opportunities and work with business and Informatics partners to architect, design, prototype and deliver continually improved products

The ideal candidate

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Has business domain knowledge of Pharma Late Stage Clinical Science, specifically around using different types of data to enable data driven decision making

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Nurtures and develops a collaborative, consultative and value driven partnership

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Has an understanding of, and practical experience applying, advanced analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques to solve Drug Development challenges

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Exhibits a high degree of self-awareness, empathy, listening, active curiosity, awareness of different norms and expectations

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Well-networked, has a cross-organization perspective, connects the dots and adds the external perspective

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Exhibits an Agile mindset in the approach to work, i.e.:

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Enables a diverse group of partners to speak with a single voice

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Good enough instead of perfection

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Focus on “Reuse before Buy before Make” when providing direction on future solutions

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Exhibits intellectual curiosity and integrity and has strong passion to bring value-adding technology to the business.

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Exhibits strong soft skills typically required as an Informatics Business Partner (i.e.: active listening, influencing, challenging the status quo)

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Understands, for example, the protocol development and medical data review requirements and is keen to find automation opportunities in such business processes

Qualifications

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Master's degree in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Statistics or related experience; PhD a plus.

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Familiarity with R, Shiny, Python, Spotfire and other analytical tools advantageous

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Solid understanding of global Late Stage Drug Development and ideally of the disease areas in the scope of I2O

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Ability to travel up to 20%

·  Who we are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual's race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.