Business Analyst Product Master Data

  • ITech Consult
  • Zug, ZG, Switzerland
  • 20/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Business Analyst Product Master Data – software architecture, analytical skills and technical experience in the assessment of software solutions, Master Data, HP ALM

For our client the Roche Diagnostic based in Rotkreuz we are looking for a Business Analyst Product Master Data.

The Product Information Management (PIM) team in Roche Diagnostics maintains a repository with structured and unstructured product data (e.g. product name, dimensions, storage conditions, measuring ranges, business area ownership, etc.). This information is used for various commercial purposes (deal calculation, procurement, tendering, marketing website, etc.) by global functions and local country affiliates. Currently, the PIM team is providing this data to internal customers via existing API web services and manual data extracts.

Roche Diagnostics affiliates are using product information for various commercial processes. A typical example: customer reaches out to Roche Diagnostics affiliate and asks to provide a set of data fields for the materials that the customer can buy from Roche. The requests differ depending on the customer. Affiliate colleagues are manually pulling together the data from several IT systems (see the System Landscape chapter for more information). This manual operation is creating unnecessary effort and creates a possibility for human error.

The PIM team has initiated a project which aims to minimize manual effort in collection and aggregation of product data in order to automatically generate and distribute an electronic product catalog. Internal and external Roche customers choose the products they are interested in and download the desired product information as an on-demand self-service. The project is in need of an experienced business analyst to support the project team by bringing outside expertise.

Perfect Candidate: The responsibilities for this will be for the successful candidate to assess data (manage data sheets and extracts, check data coming from different source/countries), analyze it and produce a report outlining the findings. Therefore, the perfect candidate is someone with around 3 to 5 years of experience in data analytics and data maintenance. This person should strong understanding of business processes and good understanding of software architecture. There is no SAP knowledge needed however, experience with HP ALM would be much appreciated

Areas of responsibility:

  • Analyze and assess the possibilities of including additional data elements such as product prices

(list, contract), customer assortments, instrument characteristics in the product master data management system landscape

  • Analyze and assess the internal software platform offering to host a possible future eCatalog software application, accessible by internal and external customers
  • Create and document of business requirements

Professional and technical requirements:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in data analytics: applying standard business and data analysis

concepts (e.g. SWOT, Requirements gathering to prepare RFP/Implementation…)

  • Strong understanding of software architecture, analytical skills and technical experience in the assessment of software solutions
  • Experience with Master Data
  • Strong knowledge of business processes
  • Experience in data mining, analytics and statistics
  • Focus on detail
  • Sufficient experience to cover the above scope independently and come up with concrete improvement recommendations.
  • Communication and collaboration skills

Nice to haves:

  • HP ALM application knowledge

Reference no: 920203 AD
Role: Business Analyst Product Master Data
Industry: Pharmaceutical industry
Workload: 100%
Location: Rotkreuz, Switzerland
Start date: 01.05.2021
Duration: 3 months contract, with possible extension

About us:
ITech Consult is a certified ISO 9001:2015 Swiss company with offices also located in Germany and Ireland. ITech Consult is specialised in delivering IT candidates for contract work. We were founded in 1997 by IT professionals; hence we well understand what it means to be professionally supported in your search for a new project and being employed