Leverage technology to impact patients and ultimately save lives
Do you have expertise in, and passion for, information technology? Would you like to apply your expertise to impact the IT strategy in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? If so, AstraZeneca might be the one for you!
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led, patient-focused biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines for some of the world’s most serious disease. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. At AstraZeneca we’re dedicated to being a Great Place to Work.
ABOUT OUR IT TEAM
It’s a dynamic and results-oriented environment to work in – but that’s why we like it. There are countless opportunities to learn and grow, whether that’s exploring new technologies in hackathons, or redefining the roles and work of colleagues, forever. Shape your own path, with support all the way. Diverse minds that work cross- functionally and broadly together.
ABOUT THE ROLE
6+ years of experience.
Must have relevant experience working with at least 2 enterprise search engines (Sinequa, Autonomy IDOL, Google Enterprise search, Oracle Endeca, Apache SOLR, ElasticSearch etc.,)
Should have clear understanding and knowledge about search platforms, how they integrate with source information and how they are delivered to end users.
Should be able to analyse content and come up with standards and metadata required for enhancing search features.
Should have sound development skills in either Java or .net or both.
Webservers, Webservice and Database development skills is mandatory.
Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
Agile Project Management Methodology.
Monitor and administer web analytics dashboards, reports and key reporting tools, and point out key areas of importance in accordance client goals
Proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Excellent Analytical skills with ability to clearly and effectively articulate thoughts and points
Good intuition for business.
Exposure to all phases of IT development lifecycle.
Ability to work well in diverse, multinational teams and demonstrable ability to influence others to achieve positive outcomes
Demonstrate initiative, strong customer orientation, and cross-cultural working
Understanding of the pharmaceutical/healthcare industry and of competitor activity, in particular architecture and Information Management
Data cleansing (control and clean up ROT – de-duplication)
Text Mining tools (e.g. TEMIS – Sophia – Termite)
Information management and governance
WHY JOIN US ?
We’re a network of high-reaching self-starters who contribute to something far bigger. We enable AstraZeneca to perform at its peak by delivering premier technology and data solutions.
We’re not afraid to take ownership and run with it. Empowered with unrivalled freedom. Put simply, it’s because we make a significant impact. Everything we do matters.
SO, WHAT’S NEXT?
Are you already envisioning yourself joining our team? Good, because we’d love to hear from you! Click the link to apply and we’ll be in touch as soon as we can.
WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE?
Our Social Media, Follow AstraZeneca on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/1603/
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.