Business Sys Analyst II

California, United States of America

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The Position


Solves organizational information problems and requirements by analyzing pharmaceutical bulk drug substance production, quality, and supply chain requirements; designing and maintaining site SAP master data; providing data analysis of supply chain-related operations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Partners with Materials Management/Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Technology, and Quality organizations to manage all site steps of production master data lifecycle in SAP R3; design, development, maintenance, optimization, auditing, retirement.
  • Executes work in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards, regulations, and documentation.
  • Improves data structure quality and supply chain process (planning, shipping, etc.) efficiency by studying current practices; designing data structure modifications.
  • Initiate, research, and resolve SAP system transaction events in the manufacturing process and support systems that are deemed outside of approved operating parameters or approved procedures.
  • Support enterprise-wide SAP projects; participate in site user testing; provide user requirement review and input.
  • Recommends controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures, training materials.
  • Determines operational objectives by studying business functions; gathering information; evaluating output requirements and formats.
  • Defines project requirements by identifying project milestones, phases, and elements.
  • Monitors project progress by tracking activity; resolving problems; publishing progress reports; recommending actions.
  • Provides references for users by writing and maintaining user documentation; providing help desk support (24 x 7, as needed); training users.
  • Prepares technical reports for production and supply chain stakeholders by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing transactional information and trends.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking industry practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Works independently on routine production campaign-based activities; supports larger projects under direction of manager or project lead.

    Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in business, science, or engineering field.
  • 4-6 years of GMP experience in a biotech, pharmaceutical, or chemical manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with use of computer-based systems in a validated environment.
  • Prior direct SAP system use experience (ie - as end user, developing data, etc.).
  • Able to organize large sets of electronic data in spreadsheets and databases.
  • Possesses good problem solving, interpersonal, communication (written and verbal), team, and customer service skills.
  • Able to partner with a variety of customers and partners, such as Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Technology, and Quality departments.
  • Exercises independent judgment and discretion to solve a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Consistently model behaviors that reinforce safety in the workplace.
  • Knowledge and practical application of Lean and/or Six Sigma methodology preferred.
  • SQL statement scripting competency preferred.

Who We Are

A member of the Roche Group, Genentech has been at the forefront of the biotechnology industry for more than 40 years, using human genetic information to develop novel medicines for serious and life-threatening diseases. Genentech has multiple therapies on the market for cancer & other serious illnesses. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.

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Genentech is an equal opportunity employer & prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital & veteran status. For more information about equal employment opportunity, visit our Genentech Careers page.

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