Business Analyst (Pharma) - 00031991191

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General Information

Job Posting ID 6725358 Creation Date Apr 23, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date May 23, 2019
Job Site Address WACO, Texas 76701 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

Cognizant is hiring Business Analyst for Waco, TX location. Interested candidates who are local and willing to relocate can apply.
Job Title:
Business Analyst (Pharma)
Job Location:
Waco, TX
Life Science
Mandatory skills
The following listed requirements need to be met at a minimum level to be considered for the job:
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field from an accredited college or university and 6-8 years Information Technology experience. Technology experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in a GxP regulated environment is preferred.
Experience with Pharma Facility Monitoring systems and manufacturing systems is preferred (SCADA (GE iFIX), Historian, HMI's, PLC's, Sensors, MES etc).
Preferred technical proficiency in server hardware\software, network and storage technologies, including Windows Server 2008\2012\2016, Windows 7\10 and VMware vSphere Client & vCenter Server. (this is not required should be for technical role not BA)
Basic knowledge of client\server architecture, Active Directory and networking concepts.
Flexibility to respond to critical system issues and perform infrastructure updates outside normal business hours.
Customer-service focused.
Collaborative\Team oriented.
Maintenance and administration of computer systems in the pharmaceutical industry; including regulatory/audit requirements preferred.
Preferred Skills
Upgrade the existing Pharmaceutical Facility Monitoring System (FMS) Pharmnet with new FMS system FacilityPro to monitor Temperature, Pressure, Humidity, Airborne particles, HEPA in customer landscape
Job Roles/Responsibilities
Provide techno functional expertise to support implementation, configuration, recipe development, testing, environment set-up, management and co-ordination between FMS vendor and Waco Plant IT.
Provide overall business analyst expertise with active participation during the design, implementation, testing, maintenance and support of the new facility monitoring system.
Gathering both technical and non-technical requirements, executing business process analysis, user/systems requirement analysis and specifications
Review and analyze the Design & Quality documents in line with Allergan processes, GMP & SDLC Compliance.
Optimize FMS Deployment process and related documentation
Standardization of conceptual design and operating procedures
Incorporating best practices followed by similar businesses across global sites
Participate in internal and external meetings relating to projects; provides summaries of meeting to appropriate person(s) and makes recommendations as appropriate
Support processes to meet 21CFR Part 11 and Annex 11 standards to effectively manage information flow, data collection, and review activities
Create, modify, and manage Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Work Instructions, and Risk Assessments, related to GMP systems.
Guide & support validation effort to perform qualification activities to ensure data integrity and GMP system compliance.
Providing System Training to plant SMEs and End Users

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Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity
Supervisory Experience Required No
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor Yes
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Pharmacy Aides
Minimum Experience and Education  1 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

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Job Title Business Analyst (Pharma) - 00031991191
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Job Closing Date May 23, 2019
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