Sr. Project Associate -MSFT Project Server Admin - R&D Systems & Tools

Location
Tarrytown, New York, US
Posted
Jun 08, 2018
Ref
13014BR
Discipline
Administration, General
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary:

Using systems and information management experience, drug development knowledge, and project management skills, the Administrator, R&D Systems & Tools, develops, implements, and manages systems and tools to advance drug development projects through the pipeline. Strong communication and collaboration skills will be leveraged to ensure effective customer engagement and alignment with strategy and design principles defined by the system Owner/Architech and key leaders.
  • Microsoft Project Server Administration:
  • Manages system used to track drug development projects within the enterprise Microsoft Project Server environment. The system is used across multiple departments throughout the organization and provides source data for reporting key program activities and milestones for Regeneron drug development activities.
  • User Engagement:
  • Manages and resolves user needs, including responding to and addressing requests related to the system, managing Active Directory security groups, and running introductory and advanced training sessions for new and experienced users.
  • Process and Data Management:
  • Manages and updates custom fields and data structure to enable sharing of data/metrics. Designs and implements systems and processes to allow users to capture appropriate metadata. Creates and manages a process of promotion from development to test to production environments. Works within the required structure of Business Intelligence (Qlik preferred) data models.
  • Stakeholder Management:
  • Ensures effective, accurate, appropriate and timely communication across functional areas. Serves as a point of contact for key stakeholders regarding tool functionality and planned updates to the system. Maintains landing page that will include alerts communicating relevant issues and announcements. Works with IT to perform user acceptance testing during server upgrades or security patches.
  • Problem Solving:
  • Proactively identifies issues and provides general guidance to resolve tool and team challenges. Develops solutions to meet productivity and quality goals and objectives. Works with IT to troublshoot general server issues. Helps determine and implement a process and onboarding strategy for new teams.
  • Tracking & Reporting:
  • Develops, maintains and updates key metrics on issues. Provides summaries and lessons learned. Helps build and design reports for teams through the Business Intelligence (Qlik preferred) toolset. Supports presentations to senior management and collaborators.


Requirements:
This position requires a minimum of a BS degree, with a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience, including:
  • Hands-on Microsoft Project Server experience
  • Basic programming and information management (e.g., QlikView/Qlik Sense scripting, user-interface design) preferred.
  • Effective in working with and engaging junior through senior-level colleagues, both within and outside the company.
  • Comfortable learning on the fly.
  • Able to handle ambiguity and to work independently to solve problems.
  • Capable in navigating challenges when encountered.
  • Resolves problems and negotiates conflicts with tact, diplomacy and composure.
Level will be commensurate with experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition Number: 13014BR