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Business Analyst - Automation & QC Systems

Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • 24.11.2022
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Business Analyst - Automation & QC Systems

Business Analyst - Automation & QC Systems


Basel, BS, CH

About Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Idorsia Ltd is reaching out for more - We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to help more patients.

In order to achieve this, we want to develop Idorsia into one of Europe's leading biopharmaceutical companies, with a strong scientific core.

Headquartered in Switzerland - a European biotech hub - Idorsia is specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules, to transform the horizon of therapeutic options. Idorsia has a broad portfolio of innovative drugs in the pipeline, an experienced team, a fully-functional research center, and a strong balance sheet - the ideal constellation to bringing R&D efforts to business success.

Idorsia was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: IDIA) in June 2017 and has over 1,200 highly qualified specialists dedicated to realizing our ambitious targets.

Job Responsibilities

The Business Systems Analyst - Automation and QC Systems is responsible for the management and support of the respective business systems (e.g., LIMS, ELN, Facility Monitoring  systems). This includes the support, implementation, integration, testing and management of the system releases, with a clear understanding of the pharmaceutical regulations within GxP environments: 

  • Assessment of user needs through close cooperation with business functions to provide support and proactive service, including analysis of opportunities in accordance to the IT strategy and architecture
  • Focal point to communicate system related problems, in collaboration with the IT teams and the software vendor on changes, fixes, and updates
  • Configuration of new functionalities based on user requirements,
  • Ongoing troubleshooting, user support, and maintenance of systems and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Support for system release process including vendor management, coordination of validation activities with development and execution of testing, and end-user communication
  • Development of training documentation and eLearning modules, and coordination or provision of end user training
  • Creation of system related QS documentation (SOPs, WISs, etc.) in compliance with relevant policies and standards
  • Guarantee compliance to CSV requirements, IT Policies, and standards
  • Good understanding of business requirements and technology to support business objectives
  • System MGnager for defined information systems
  • Project management for selected business initiatives
  • Development & support of "in-house" GxP applications and interfaces

Candidate's Requirements

  • University degree in science, Computer Science or Management Information Systems
  • Minimum five years of professional experience, preferably minimum three years in the pharmaceutical industry in a technical role
  • Hands on experience in designing and implementing automated laboratory workflow including instrument configuration, method programming, and integration of instruments and peripheral equipment
  • Strong knowledge of Computer System Validation and Code of Federal Regulations CFR 21 Part 11 and required documentation 
  • Very good knowledge of regulated environments (GxP) . Good understanding of GAMP5 software development and ITIL framework, certification is an asset 
  • Strong knowledge in system management and administration
  • Strong communication skills, able to understand problems and present solutions towards business partners
  • Good analytical skills, and ability to understand business requirements, and transform into IT solutions
  • Strong knowledge in application development languages (e.g.: Java, Groovy, Python)
  • Good knowledge in databases (e.g.: Oracle, MSSql, MySql)
  • Some knowledge of commercially available automation solutions 
  • Independent, and hands-on working style, team player, highly self-motivated, autonomous, proactive and change oriented
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken), French and/or German is a plus

What Idorsia offers

  • Exciting opportunities  for development and professional growth within our dynamic organization
  • A collaborative and solution oriented enviroment where you can make a difference
  • An innovative and open culture in a truly multicultural environment
  • A competitive salary and generous social benefits

Work  Location: Allschwil

Country: Switzerland

Business Unit: Global Information Services - Scientific & Quality Systems

Schedule: Fulltime 

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 3828

At Idorsia, we harness the power of difference, authenticity, and inclusion to achieve business success.

We encourage all potential candidates with diverse backgrounds of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, and disability to submit their job applications. All applicants will receive consideration.

We are committed to fostering respect, fairness, and equal opportunities for all job applicants and our employees.

Please be informed that if you are selected for this position, your employment will be subject to a pre-employment background screening process, of which you would be informed in greater detail in due course.

Please note Idorsia operates a strictly controlled list of preferred recruitment partners. For those partners who have no valid, signed Master Service Agreement in place with Idorsia, all unsolicited resumes, CVs, anonymous profiles, or any other candidate details submitted through our website or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Idorsia Pharmaceuticals (including any of its subsidiaries, affiliates, or related companies) are considered the property of Idorsia Pharmaceuticals and are not subject to payment of any form of introduction, placement or referral fees.