Pharmacyclics, LLC

Enterprise Application Analyst II

Sunnyvale, CA, United States
Dec 03, 2018
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Pharmacyclics is committed to the development and commercialization of novel therapies intended to improve the quality and duration of life and to resolve serious unmet medical needs for cancer patients. Pharmacyclics is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company. Oncology is a key therapeutic area for AbbVie, with a portfolio consisting of three marketed products and a pipeline containing multiple promising new molecules that are being studied in more than 200 clinical trials for over 20 different types of cancer.

More than 1,200 Pharmacyclics and AbbVie research scientists, clinicians, marketing, operations and corporate professionals work in the San Francisco Bay Area. They combine their expertise in immuno-oncology, stem cells, and cell-signaling with their knowledge of bispecific antibodies, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), and covalent-inhibitor technologies to discover and develop novel cancer treatments. Together, we are striving to outsmart cancer.

General Position Summary/Purpose:

Pharamacyclics is looking for Enterprise Application Analyst who will provide technical expertise to successfully deliver complex applications across the enterprise which would include mobile, web applications and websites solutions. As an Enterprise Application Analyst, the candidate will be involved in all phases of system development, including requirements, analysis, design, development, test, and support.

Key Accountabilities/Core Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead the full lifecycle of mobile applications, web applications or websites, from Design, development, publishing, deployment, and everything in-between.
  • Mobile development experience and strong working knowledge around native (IOS, Android) and hybrid (ionic, React)
  • Front-end development experience and strong working knowledge around responsive design
  • Extend CMS to meet specific needs by creating custom modules which follow best practices for module development.
  • Develop solutions to ensure the highest performance and best user experience
  • Maintain day to day operations of the mobile applications, web applications or websites
  • Monitor mobile applications web applications or websites availability, performance to ensure high quality, troubleshoot problems if issues arise
  • Researching and prototyping new systems using mobile, cloud and web technology
  • Keep current with trends and issues in the IT industry, including current technologies and prices for Commercial, Sales, and Marketing. Advise, counsel, and educate executives and management on their competitive or financial impact.
  • Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives.
  • Coordinate and facilitate consultation with stakeholders to define business and systems requirements for new technology implementations.
  • Excellent organization and communication skill, both verbal and written


  • Experience supporting Amazon Web Services (EC2) infrastructure
  • Experience with Jenkins or other automated deployment tools and methodologies.

Qualifications, Experience and Education Requirements (degree, certifications, etc.): Include must have and preferred

  • A thorough understanding of technologies required for corporate and cloud-based networks.
  • Working on leading web technologies like React JS, Angular JS, d3 JS, Ionic, Cordova.
  • Strong hands-on experience with HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript frameworks
  • Extensive experience with a wide range of front-end tools, frameworks (jQuery), and techniques (webpage performance, progressive enhancement/graceful degradation, responsive web design)
  • Write clean, semantic, cross-browser compatible code (HTML/CSS/JS)
  • Strong hands-on experience with mobile application frameworks for IOS / Android
  • Demonstrated thought leadership around cutting-edge technologies;
  • Familiarity with SEO coding techniques and concepts
  • Familiarity with version control systems such as TFS, GIT, SVN or Perforce.
  • Hands-on experience in all phases of system development, including requirements, analysis, design, development, test, and support
  • Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (such as Agile, RUP)
  • Self-motivated with a high degree of initiative and excellent follow-up skills, along with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Well organized results-oriented and eager to tackle difficult problems
  • Ability to work concurrently on multiple initiatives and excel in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with management and non-technical users
  • Excellent documentation skills, design functional specifications, test scripts, and training documents
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, able to present information and make recommendations to management and individuals
  • Effectively communicate and coordinate with internal customers, vendors, and others, as necessary


  • 5+ years of experience as a mobile / web designer / developer
  • Demonstrated ability in problem solving, decision-making, and team leadership.
  • Experience building user interfaces for customer/consumer facing websites and web-based applications
  • Work experience template-driven CMS a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, MIS or related discipline


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