Global Information and Analytics Lead
Zoetis Global Solution Center (GSC) organization has the charge to design, build, implement and sustain enterprise technology platforms. The Global Information and Analytics Lead will work integrally with all ITS organization to design, build, implement and sustain systems and solutions to support the global Zoetis business. The lead will provide core SAP expertise for the development and maintenance of systems to support: * HANA and IN-Memory Computing * Cloud computing * Data Lake ingestion and consumption * Business Intelligence * Data Management and Integrations * ETL Role DescriptionWork with ITS peers and business counterparts to determine requirements for: * Global Data Standardization and related business rules * Reporting and Business Intelligence requirements * Visualization * Application reporting integration * Develop, test and optimize solutions * Ensure governance for data management and reporting in functional domain The Lead oversees and conducts a team through all activities and makes decisions that are in accordance with Company policies & SOPs, Pfizer Animal Health Values, FDA & global regulatory guidelines (including cGMP/cGLP/cGCP), environmental guidelines, as appropriate, etc. Specific Responsibilities * Implementing advanced analytics/modeling projects, including data ingestion, data management (scripts, modeling), data extraction, and execution of predictive models. * Working with and educate our business and analytics teams to understand production implications of the solutions they are developing. * Performing lead developer functions on Big Data projects in cloud storage management activities, data ingestion, data management (scripts, modeling), data extraction and visualization and support for execution of predictive modeling activities. * Managing production analytic environments, and work with the IT organization to develop support and maintenance strategies for those environments. Key Responsibilities * Responsible for Design (Modeling), Development, Testing, Application Rationalization * Architect qualified solution patterns for data analysis and integration * Ensure specifications are met, e.g. data requirement, changing business requirement, application and database servers, networks, master data management processes. * Establish governance, standards, and policies for data governance * Coordinate prototype reviews with business * Provide leadership in Data Modeling, ETL, BI architect/developer, MDM architect/developer, Business Analyst Key Deliverables * Business requirements documentation * Functional design documentation * Solution design, testing and deployment * Technical project management plan spanning technical domains Client Management * Assess, capture, and translate complex business issues and requirements into a structured analytics use case, including rapid learning of industry/domain/client dynamics and development of effective work stream plans * Utilize a hypothesis-driven problem-solving approach to design, construct, and rapidly test/iterate exploratory analyses that will reveal insight and opportunities for the client * Lead client analytics projects and oversee data ingestion, validation, mining, and engineering work streams, as well as modeling, visualization, and client communication deliverables with teams comprising data science, big data, and visualization experts * Build analytics solutions using variety of big data technologies and analytics tools as required by the client, and create robust documentation of solutions and underlying design decisions and operating procedures * Track, communicate, and manage project risks, budget, rates, profitability, and launch/closeout activities, including the administration of work papers and collaboration sites * Proactively broaden and deepen client relationships by working with senior-levelclients Manage Resources * Contract FTEs * Other less experienced employees and team members of the SAP COE Education * Bachelor”s degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or related field * Experience in implementing software solutions (e.g. HANA, Azure, AWS, Hadoop, SAS, Oracle, Siebel, or similar software) * MS or MBA preferred Experience * 8 – 10 years of SAP HANA and BW experience with multiple full life cycle implementations * Experience with other data management and analytic tools like Hadoop, Azure, Tableau, Qlik * Understanding of Finance concepts and end to end processes * Demonstrated experience of various IT practices, including but not limited to, project management, operational service delivery, large project implementations * Demonstrated ability to work across organizational regional and global boundaries, ability to multitask and manage multiple projects in a cross-divisional and cross-functional environment * Ability to work independently, effectively coordinating multiple priorities in a dynamic and changing environment and also in a team-oriented, collaborative environment, in some cases under extreme duress * Adept at understanding customer challenges, navigating from problem to resolution and communicating process and resolution effectively both verbally and in writing * Demonstrated ability to interact comfortably with all levels of management and staff * Strategic Application of Information Systems and business analysis * Understanding of Business cycles and sensitivity around data needs (finance, commercial, manufacturing) Technical/Functional Competencies * BI and HANA Data modeling * Process chains and batch job management * Web Reporting, Business Objects and Enterprise Portal * HANA and Enterprise Dashboards * Reporting Needs across all SAP Modules * Enterprise architecture integrating BI with ECC, SCM, CRM, SRM, BPC, MDG and Non SAP systems.
* Integrating master data with SAP and Non SAP systems * Automated testing * Columnar Data Models Skills * Excellent written, oral and presentation skills; fluency in English (written and spoken) is a must * Customer focus * Strategic thinking and analytical skills * Timely decision making and problem solving skillsZoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend.