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Principal Business Analyst IT

Principal Business Analyst IT

Come discover what our 25,000+ employees already know: work here matters everywhere. We're a growing and evolving biopharmaceutical industry leader, which means you'll have endless opportunities to work with experts around the world and build the career you've dreamed of.
As a part of the Syneos Health team, you'll help us deliver results for a rewarding reason - we improve patients' lives around the world. Because to us, a patient isn't just a number, they're our family, friends, and neighbors.

Why Syneos Health
• #SyneosHealthLife means we're committed to our Total Self culture - where everyone can authentically be themselves. Our Total Self culture is what unites us globally, and we know every person's unique contributions make a difference.
• We believe our success is a direct result of the people who are driving it - you! We value your dedication to care for our customers and patients, so we want to focus on taking care of you. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits program encompassing your total health - physical, mental and financial.
• We are continuously building the company we all want to work for and our customers want to work with. Why? Because when we bring together diversity of thoughts, backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives - we're able to create a place where everyone feels like they belong.

Job Summary:

Works with business partners to elicit high-level requirements and capture business needs; understands the customer journey and defines user requirements. Engages with senior business partners and influences complex project decisions; assesses the risks of various solutions and prioritizes competing business demands. Promotes architectural consistency and usability standards; defines and executes test cases. Identifies opportunities for business-led delivery; coaches employees to make use of technology and information. May serve as a mentor to less senior Business Analysts.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Essential Functions
• Requirements Elicitation: Drives consensus for a desired future state that meets the business problem and enterprise objectives; Uncovers needs that business partners and end users would not be able to articulate on their own
• Requirements Management and Analysis: Understands business process complexity; Influences business partner requirements in support of enterprise objectives
• Creating a Compelling Business Case: Quickly adapts to changes in business strategy; Helps business partners communicate solution value to key stakeholders
• Providing Accurate Project Effort Estimates: Recognizes the implications of business strategy changes; Effectively engages project stakeholders in the estimation process
• Architecture Management: Guides solutions options and business partner decision making to minimize the amount of project investment divergence from target architecture; Identifies opportunities for creating reusable enterprise services; Guides and manages interactions with technology vendors
• Designing for Usability: Identifies the requirements to ensure end-to-end service performance from the end user's perspective; Gains business sponsor commitment for additional resources required to ensure usability
• Communications and Change Leadership: Effectively engages key knowledge workers and business sponsors in change management activities
• Business Relationship Management: Influences business partner decision making to optimize requirements prioritization; Builds long-term relationships between multiple business partners to drive engagement in IT strategy
• Design Team Relationship Management: Educates developers on a project's business context; Effectively collaborates with geographically distributed teams

Essential Competencies
• Influence: Ensures and advises business stakeholders by actively initiating and influencing, as well as, helping to set the strategy/inspiring/mobilizing what is needed versus how their needs will be achieved.
• Analytic Ability: Works with data to identify patterns; Uses judgment to form conclusions that may challenge conventional wisdom, and focuses on the crux of issues to identify high leverage intervention points and strategies
• Communication: Engages with senior stakeholders and has the ability to comprehend business issues and demonstrates an exceptional ability to improve their organization and deliver the strategic improvements
• Business Results Orientation: Seeks to understand the business needs and deliver prompt, efficient, quality service
• Learning Agility: Rapidly acquires new knowledge and learns new skills

Role-Specific Required Skills & Experiences:

• Functional knowledge of specific Clinical sub-domains (e.g. Study Start Up, Patient Recruitment, Clinical Project Management, Clinical Data Management, Trial Master File, etc.)
• Experience and knowledge of key GxP systems and vendors (e.g. EDC, CTMS, eTMF, PV, Medidata, Veeva, Oracle Argus, etc.)
• Experience creating functional and non-functional requirements for clinical systems, including features and functionality for custom development as well as enhancements for COTS systems
• Experience aligning product roadmaps and system designs with business objectives
• Functional knowledge of specific Corporate sub-domains (e.g. Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Revenue Recognition, Talent Acquisition, Human Resources Operations, Legal Entities, etc.)
• Experience and knowledge of key Corporate and Enterprise systems and vendors (e.g. ERP, Travel / Expense Management; FP&A, ATS, CRM (Customer Relationship Management), CRM (Candidate Relationship Management); Oracle, Concur, Hyperion, Taleo, PeopleFluent, SFDC, etc.)


Qualifications:
Education
• Bachelor's degree or Graduate degree, preferably in Computer Science, Technology or Engineering

Role-Specific Required Skills & Experiences

• Looking for 10+years of experience.
• Experience in converting business requirements and functional requirements to use cases, epics, and user stories with acceptance criteria.
• Experience aligning product roadmaps and system designs with business objectives
• Looking for combination of Product management, managing product back lock setup, sprint planning.
• Experience and knowledge of key GxP systems and vendors (e.g. EDC, CTMS, eTMF, PV, Medidata, Veeva, Oracle Argus, etc.)
• Excellent written, verbal and listening communications skills

Get to know Syneos Health
We are the only full-service biopharmaceutical solutions company in the world. That means we bring together the best clinical and commercial minds to create a better, smarter, faster way to get medicines into the hands of patients who need it most. Learn more about Syneos Health.

Additional Information:
Tasks, duties, and responsibilities as listed in this job description are not exhaustive. The Company, at its sole discretion and with no prior notice, may assign other tasks, duties, and job responsibilities. Equivalent experience, skills, and/or education will also be considered so qualifications of incumbents may differ from those listed in the Job Description. The Company, at its sole discretion, will determine what constitutes as equivalent to the qualifications described above. Further, nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract. Occasionally, required skills/experiences for jobs are expressed in brief terms. Any language contained herein is intended to fully comply with all obligations imposed by the legislation of each country in which it operates, including the implementation of the EU Equality Directive, in relation to the recruitment and employment of its employees. The Company is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, including the provision of reasonable accommodations, when appropriate, to assist employees or applicants to perform the essential functions of the job.

Principal Business Analyst IT

Hyderabad, Telangana
Full Time

Published on 06/21/2022

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