Business Analyst Pharma

Locatie: Beerse, Antwerp, Belgium
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Soort functie: Freelance

  • This position is overall responsible for understanding business processes, analyzing business needs, designing solution and coordinating development execution & implementation of the Medical Cloud, our regional web platform for Health Care Professionals. She/he reports to the Medical Cloud Product Line Owner
  • He/she partners with other IT roles (e.g. BTL, other Business Analysts) and Business owners to identify and develop the acceptance criteria for the capabilities to deliver on unmet business needs
  • He/she is responsible for the development execution of any features and functionalities in the applications supporting the Medical Cloud
  • Liaise with Business Owners, BTLs and other Business analysts to define and prioritize user stories, acceptance criteria and specifications in the sprint cycles
  • Utilize effective Business Analyst technics in order to translate what Business may want and to identify what is needed via the good use of elicitation techniques
  • Explain to Business how requirement may be implemented from a functional stand point. Create wireframes, mockups and prototypes
  • Participate to in-take process and define and/or support other business Analyst in solution blue-print
  • Responsible for functional design of the process in the IT solutions. Document requirements as User Story in Change Management tool (JIRA)
  • Drive optimal solutions in liaison with TS (Technical Services) in term of Build and Run.
  • Able to provide high level estimates with limited input for projects/major changes and liaise with TS to get accurate estimate.
  • Validate technical design delivered by TS teams and track on sprint delivery by participating to daily scrum meeting.
  • Maintain a prioritized master backlog across all the Medical Cloud projects. Ensure alignment of backlog with product roadmap and communicate to TS.
  • Deliver test protocol & test scenarios in liaison with Business, conduct pre-UAT and guide/support business testers during UAT.
  • Participate in compliance activities with TS as required.
  • Oversee data usage and liaise with business stakeholders to accelerate adoption of the different capabilities to maximize ROI.
  • Identify "hidden" requirements based on process and technology knowledge (impact in other modules, compliance requirements, services/support needs…).
  • Collaborate with peers across product lines to ensure good priorities, design and delivery of change units.
  • Work in collaboration with the PLO to design a vision and a roadmap for the capabilities in the area of Digital by helping to understand and to map processes to roadmaps and to identify risks and dependencies.
  • Know technologies like Drupal and/or other CMS technologies, knowledge of JIRA/Confluence/HPALM is a plus.
  • Able to identify if a certain requirement can be met through out of the box, configuration or customization. Drives designs to maximize existing capabilities of the products.

  • Bachelor degree in science, engineering or technology.
  • 3 years' experience in designing, delivering and supporting IT solutions.
  • Experience in creating and operating IT services (configuration management, incident mgt., problem mgt., service mgt.).
  • Experience in web solutions, business processes and architecture. Experience in agile delivery.
  • Familiar with common EU regulation around data privacy, security, ...
  • Experience in the healthcare industry is preferred.
  • Able to explain in business terms (processes, roles, deliverables) different alternatives to meet business requirements. Use this information to drive discussion solutions with business owners.
  • Able to produce design blueprints with limited input to facilitate discussions with the business and agree how business needs can be met. * Able to work in a fast-paced agile development environment.
  • Able to stay updated on technology roadmaps, relevant technology players (market leaders, visionaries and challengers).
  • Able to document and clearly communicate use cases, solutions and recommendations that best match business requirements and optimize total cost of ownership.
  • Able to identify when a certain requirement can be met through out of the box, configuration or customization.
  • Able to help program and project managers in the design, planning and governance of implementing projects.
  • Able to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Cross-Functional/Cross-Company Working Experience.
  • English proficiency oral and written.