Job Description

Business Analyst

Eclaro is looking for a Business Analyst for an opportunity with our client in Lawrenceville, NJ
Job Title: Business Analyst
Location: Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Schedule: 40 hours/week
 
Summary:
  • Our client is seeking a Sr. Business Analyst to drive a software project to successful delivery. They are developing a next generation in vitro biology software platform to replace custom applications that have been in use for over ten years. As the scale and complexity of in vitro biology experiments grows, existing tools that were built around small-molecule, single-entity, single-measurement assays are no longer sufficient.
  • The client seeks to implement the new platform leveraging the Dotmatics suite of systems. The effort will enable new assay paradigms, such as large panels of assays that may include multiple tested entities per well, multiple modalities (e.g. small molecule and biologics), facile method development, seamless support for high-content analysis (enabled side by side comparison of images and results), complex signal detection and analysis, tracking sample lineage, context, and histories, and robust data reduction and analysis capabilities.
  • The system will also enable integration with multiple enterprise data sources (e.g. plate maps, assay metadata), and be exhibit an extensible configuration framework for adapting to new scientific demands.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Work with Informatics team and scientific groups to plan Business Analysis activities and refine project plan
  • Coordinate stakeholder assessments and management of stakeholders/sponsors
  • Collaborate with Informatics teams, subject matter experts, and stakeholder scientific groups to understand, gather, and validate detailed business requirements
  • Generate cohesive documentation of:
  • Business processes / process maps (As Is – To Be)
  • Requirements documents (business requirements & solution requirements; functional and non-functional); including integration components
  • User Stories / Use cases
  • GUI proposals and mockups / UI & usability designs
  • Data Dictionaries and Data Flow Diagrams
  • In Vitro Assay Profiles (detailed accounting of each assay in scope)
  • Functional and Technical specifications
  • Test plans & scripts
  • Identify instances where existing processes may be streamlined or improved
  • Manage and maintain all requirements materials and traceability matrices
  • Understanding the Dotmatics platform & micro-systems impacted by the change
  • Work with lead to clearly define any upstream/downstream interdependencies
  • Articulate and communicate requirements to development teams
  • Contribute to the Design Specification, IQ-OQ materials, and Support Planning/Change Control
  • Assist with communication to business & stakeholder management activities
  • Coordinate with PM to help identify resources required to operationalize the system
  • Provide input for all QA & training activities
  • Assist informatics team and project sponsor in executing a communication and change management strategy in support of project execution and rollout
 
Qualifications:
  • At least 8 years of prior experience working in an analyst capacity on large and/or complex projects in the Pharmaceutical Industry                                  
  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in computer science, engineering, physical sciences, or life sciences
  • CBAB/CCBA Certification a plus                                 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including technical writing / documentation; organizes and presents ideas in a convincing and compelling manner                                   
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills; able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical teams; able to provide technical leadership                             
  • Experience in an analyst capacity on a large scale COTS project, a custom development project, and/or combination of both (impacting 100+ Users across multiple domains)
  • Experience in Biopharmaceutical Research & Development industry; strong knowledge of early stage research and discovery.                                  
  • Experience with formal SDLC practices, emphasis on Analysis & Design stages        
  • Experience with process modeling tools (ARIS, Visio, etc.) to identify, capture, define, and analyze business processes                            
  • Familiarity with the BioAssay Ontology a strong plus
  • Familiarity with the Dotmatics Suite a strong plus.                               
  • Lean Thinking / Six Sigma educated a plus.                            
  • Outgoing personality; self-starter able to work interactively and independently with stakeholders
  • Possess strong business acumen; possess a broad, enterprise-wide view and understanding of strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance               
  • Proficient in GUI mockups & prototyping                                 
  • Proven ability in gathering, tracing, translating and managing complex requirements, business rules, and data                            
  • Strong familiarity with Drug Discovery in vitro biology in early Research and Development
  • Strong proficiency in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook                               
 
If interested, you may contact:
Froilyn Jane Bautista

Froilyn.Bautista@eclaro.com
(201) 285-8622

ECLARO is a company that delivers talent. We provide fully customizable, comprehensive talent acquisition and management of seasoned professionals through a number of business models, including: Consulting, Professional Hire, Global Integrated Delivery™ and Managed Services. ECLARO recruits and manages a staff of highly skilled individuals in an array of specialized disciplines. This approach enables our clients to leverage new opportunities, respond to increased and changing demands and increase their profitability.  Please visit www.eclaroIT.com to see why the Right People are The Answer™.

Specialties: Customized solutions for Human Capital and Talent Acquisition, Permanent placement and retained search, Recruiting, Staff Augmentation, Contract Labor, Managed Services, RPO, MSP, VMS, IT solutions, management and support, offshore business process outsourcing.
 
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Website: http://www.eclaro.com 
Industry: Staffing and Recruiting
Type: Privately Held
Company Size: 501-1000 employees
Founded:  1999

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