Novartis

A global healthcare leader, Novartis has one of the most exciting product pipelines in the industry today, making us one of the most rewarding employers in our field. 

Novartis Basel, BS, Switzerland
14/10/2019
Full time
200+ number of Clinical Development projects currently in the Novartis pipeline. Many of these projects, which include new molecular entities as well as additional indications and different formulations for marketed products, are for medicines that could significantly advance treatment standards for patients worldwide. We are looking for an Associate Scientist to join our physical-chemical-analytical group within Biologics Technical Development to support our Biologics pipeline. Your responsibilities: Analysis and characterization of Biopharmaceuticals in early phase clinical development Development of chromatographic and electrophoretic analytical methods Independent planning, performance and evaluation of analyses Technical organization of an analytical lab and ability to work under time pressure Provide documentation of raw data, evaluation and contribute to interpretation of results Schedule and perform routine maintenance of lab instruments/equipment Contribute to lab procedures, reports and/or instructions and/or Instrument procedure, Lab Procedures according to Documentation Quality Practice Contribute to the evaluation of new lab equipment. Actively participate in project teams/meetings/networks Minimum requirements What you’ll bring to the role: Bachelor and / or Master Degree, apprenticeship or equivalent with specialization in analytical chemistry Fluent in English (written and spoken) Experience in protein analytics and in instrumental analytics (e.g. chromatography, electrophoresis or spectroscopy) Good organizational and team skills Why consider Novartis? 750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives? We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks. We are Novartis. Join us and help reimagine medicine. Please make sure to submit a CV and a cover letter. Division Global Drug Development Business Unit TECHNICAL R & D GDD Country Switzerland Work Location Basel Company/Legal Entity Novartis Pharma AG Functional Area Research & Development Job Type Full Time Employment Type Temporary
Novartis Basel, BS, Switzerland
09/10/2019
Full time
Manage the planning, design and engineering of data & advanced analytics solutions, using product model approach, to build reusable assets for the enterprise meeting quality and performance requirements and technical constraints across multiple countries and/or functions. Is overall responsible for Novartis-wide engineering of technical enterprise products or cluster of products (e.g. SEO, Data anonymization, Enterprise Integration (API), Data Ingestion Services, Data Fairification) Lead the design and engineering of the products * Define and governs architecture and design of the technical products in alignment with product managers and product consumers Build technical product teams Drive innovative and effective Advanced Analytics product delivery in alignment of Novartis investments. Leads, advises initiatives across Novartis divisions. This role is a critical driver for accelerating Novartis aspiration to go Big on Data and Digital. Engineering lead has responsibility for ensuring their team and product delivers value to customers: Guides the technical vision and implementation of their software products Responsible for defining how to develop the product, product stability, and overall product quality Takes the lead in building a deep understanding of new and relevant technologies for the purpose of enhancing their product Ensures the optimal application of product engineering resources in order to meet product development requirements Build product teams, plays a mentorship role to engineering personnel, assisting in their duties upon request, and constantly promoting the growth of their professional skills Helps the team to achieve and surpass product and program goals Provides technical guidance and direction as well as contributing hands-on to software development - Recruit product team engineers in order to ensure continuity, consistency and excellence in product delivery - Organize product teams by compiling the required resources and assigning responsibilities according to a defined time schedule Acts as an evangelist and guiding practitioner of agile and DevOps practices Leads the charge in the product team for crushing technical debt Builds strong working partnership with product owners and delivers in alignment with product roadmap priorities Ensures that MVP products are delivered in a secure, robust, scalable and usable form which are in strong alignment with the product owner Ensure the overall user experience is taken into account when designing and deploying new solutions and services Ensure that release delivers the expected outcomes and value for the customers Take accountability to ensure adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Solution Delivery scope Ensure that all releases and deployment packages can be tracked, installed, tested, verified and backed out (if required), in adherence to CI/CD best practices Contribute to creation of analytics engineering practice in NBS IT: Set up organization, implement new operating model and technology standards, hire and train workforce Provide excellent subject matter expertise and develops an environment, which fosters innovation Manage, coaches and oversees internal and external resources in line with their targets, roles and responsibilities and the Novartis values & behaviors Minimum requirements University degree or equivalent. Business fluent in English (written and spoken) At least 15 years of experience in Business and IT, predominantly in Business Analytics 5 years of experience in Big Data and Advanced Analytics Proven leadership skills in Big Data and Advanced Analytics with the ability to drive diverse, geographically dispersed teams to deliver against milestones Proven experience in creating and leading technical product engineering including full stack engineering WHY CONSIDER NOVARTIS? 750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives? We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks. We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine. Division NBS Business Unit IT NBS Country Switzerland Work Location Basel Company/Legal Entity Novartis Pharma AG Functional Area Information Technology Job Type Full Time Employment Type Regular
Novartis Basel, BS, Switzerland
20/09/2019
Full time
21st Century evolution and innovation in digital technologies, data and advanced analytics is rapidly changing the healthcare environment. We believe that Real World Evidence will transform healthcare decision-making as part of that revolution. As a RWE Data Scientist, you will work with meaningful data to gain impactful insights on our medicines and patients. The data will be varied in type - patient-level clinical data, supplemented with deep patient data like genomics, imaging, digital health, etc. Source data will be diverse - real-world data, including patient registries, electronic medical records, claims and biobanks. The RWE Data Scientist will be responsible for contributing to and executing the RWE strategy within Novartis Oncology. This role will partner with RWE Directors, Scientists and cross-functional stakeholders to translate real world data into evidence and insights. You will work collaboratively to build strong internal partnerships and act as subject matter expert by providing expert consultations on all aspects of RWD studies and analyses, including objectives, study design, data source identification, protocol development, statistical analysis, and/or interpretation. Furthermore, you will be responsible for implementing RWD-based analyses using programming and rapid-analytic tools. You will bring an innovative mindset and fresh perspective to the use of data and analytics in oncology and be a key contributor to improving analytic efficiencies and expanding the use of RWE across the organization. Your responsibilities will include: 1.Partner with RWE Directors, Scientists and x-functional stakeholders to develop a deep understanding of evidence needs and to conceptualize and implement RWD-based analyses and studies 2.Support the development of real world data and analytics capabilities and utilization, and lead in applying cutting-edge advanced analytics methodologies and tools to generate novel insights and actions 3.Conduct and oversee execution of RWD-based queries and studies; effectively communicate the findings and study results to internal stakeholders 4.Ensure high quality, rigorous and readily interpretable deliverables are generated from RWE studies/analyses 5.Build RWD-based self-service analytic tools that will enhance analytic efficiencies and will expand the use of RWD/RWE across the entire product life-cycle 6.Support the incorporation of RWE methods and perspectives into global development strategies 7.Continuously improve the data analytics platform, creating industry-leading performance through leveraging new and creative data sources and collaboration models with third party networks 8.Define standards and processes to manage quality, consistency, usability, security, and availability of data throughout the data lifecycle 9.Develop and address opportunities around novel sources or applications of data, and define how the business creates additional value through utilization of real world data and analytics, and drive cultural change towards data and analytics centricity 10.Improve literacy in the value and use of data and advanced analytics across the organization by leading successful implementation of data and analytics initiatives across regions and countries 11.Manage external data and analytic partners and collaborate closely with other analytic teams across Novartis 12.Define functional objectives as well as KPI and quality metrics, identify opportunities, gaps and priorities, and contribute to best practices standards. Stay abreast of emergent applications and positively drive development of RWD and analytic capabilities globally and locally Minimum requirements What you’ll bring to the role: Advanced degree or equivalent education/degree in life science/healthcare required (e.g., biostatistics, epidemiology, bioinformatics, computer science, mathematics, data science) Fluent English (oral and written) 7+ years relevant experience acquired at pharmaceutical companies, academia, healthcare provider / Payer / HTA, or relevant consultancy companies Extensive experience with analytics, including statistical programming languages (SAS, R, Python); experience with rapid analytics platforms such as IHD and producing interactive outputs is a plus; Experience with technologies to undertake analyses on large data sources or with computation-ally intensive steps (SQL, Hadoop, Spark) Experience producing interactive outputs (Shiny etc) Contributor to open source packages, libraries or functions Experience implementing reproducible research practices like version control (e.g. using Git) and literate programming Deep understanding and experience of Real World Data/Real World Evidence or related disciplines to generate scientifically rigorous and value evidence from secondary data sources Awareness of changing analytics and technology trends within and outside the industry WHY CONSIDER NOVARTIS? 750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives? We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are empowered to ask new questions, make bolder decisions and take smarter risks. We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine. Some restrictions on flexible working options may apply and will be discussed during interview if applicable. Division Oncology Business Unit ONCOLOGY BU Country Switzerland Work Location Basel Company/Legal Entity Novartis Pharma AG Functional Area Market Access Job Type Full Time Employment Type Regular