Analytics Lead

Lake County, IL
Nov 21, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
AbbVie Operations Business Insights (OBI) team is working to transform AbbVie Operations into an agile data driven enterprise. This is a great opportunity to be a part of this team and drive mid to large-scale, cross-functional analytics initiatives designed to improve business efficiency & decision making. The Analytics Lead will use a broad understanding of manufacturing/operations information needs to drive analytics efforts across disciplines and subject areas for the team, for ongoing & future projects. Additionally, this individual will be responsible for demonstrating thought leadership in defining reporting/analytics strategy for the manufacturing/operations division of Abbvie. The ideal candidate will be a proponent for innovation, best practices, sound design with data & information optimization in mind, strong development habits, and efficient team/project structures.

Key Responsibilities Includes:

  • Develop and sustain relationships with business stakeholders while gaining a broader understanding of strategic objectives from a business and analytics perspective
  • Develop business and operations data requirements necessary to support strategic objectives
  • Lead and provide guidance to a team of developers/analysts focused on reporting and analytics services cross-functionally (working with one or more of the following technologies: Hadoop, Teradata, Oracle, Qlik, Cognos, .net, Java)
  • Drive visibility to critical business Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to provide insights supporting assurance of supply, operational excellence, customer satisfaction and product performance
  • Provide innovative analytics ideas along with execution strategy to help drive business insights across manufacturing/operations

  • 2+ combined years in BI/DW and Analytics; experience will include one or more of the following: Data Analyst, Systems Analyst, Solution Architect, Project Manager, Data Architect, Analytics/Reporting Architect and/or Data Governance Lead
  • Proven track record in project delivery involving business and technical teams
  • Experience with onshore/offshore/near shore resources
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience. Preferably manufacturing, supply chain or quality focuses
  • Experience with one or more of the following reporting tools: Cognos, Discoverant, Tableau, Qlik
  • Experience with one or more of the following database platforms: SQL Server, Teradata, Oracle, Hadoop
  • Solid understanding on impacting, emerging and vendor trends in the BI/DW/Analytics space
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree required with a focus in Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Analytics or similar
  • Preferred: Experience with one or more of the following advanced analytics technologies: R, SAS, Python

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