Business/Software Specialist
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Business/Software Specialist
Ref No.: 18-06035
Location: South San Francisco, California
Role: Business Systems Analyst
Duration: 12 months
Location: South San Francisoc, CA

  • Business or System Analyst to provide strategic and tactical support in critical project planning and execution.
  • The ideal candidate is energetic, self-starter, flexible and highly organized, has the ability to quickly grasp business needs and issues, and is comfortable interpreting meaning and relevance from raw data.
  • This is a great opportunity for someone with the right background to extend their experience and apply their analytic skills in an area that delivers measurable impact
  • Under the direction of the manager the candidate is expected to perform key analysis of business process and system process impact requirements related to data gathering, consolidation, reporting, analytics and others data consumption focused areas.
  • Rationalize business requirements and help determine scope based on overall program objective and business criticality
  • Work with business and IT subject matter expers as needed and serve as a point of contact.
  • Candidate should be able to serve as liaison between various organizational stakeholders and communicate tactical plans effectively
  • Take responsibility for the following deliverables per application ,business process impact analysis document ,Gap analysis document, business requirements documents
  • Assist with developing functional design, logical data modeling and technical design on as needed basis
  • 3+ years total professional experience; 3+ years professional business analysis experience in pharma, high technology and/or consulting industries.
  • Fundamental understanding of business intelligence and decision support systems
  • Hands on experience with data warehousing, information management, information architecture and data modeling.
  • Hands on experience authoring business requirements documents and exposure to functional designs
  • Understanding of pharma data domain areas
  • Exposure to high tech services and knowledge of markets in which Genentech competes
  • Understanding of systems design and analysis
  • Hands on Data base or other programming experience
Additional "Plus” skills
  • Exposure to SQL, ETL, data base concepts and data warehousing technologies
  • Experience with Tableau or other visualization and reporting technologies
  • Proven project management experience
Soft Skills
  • High-energy strategic thinker; strong analytical and business judgment skills
  • Proven track record of superior business analysis
  • Strong team player and self-starter
  • Experience engaging with large group of project staff, in multiple locations.
  • Anticipates issues/challenges and develops proactive solutions.