IFT Sr. Business Systems Analyst

Lake County, IL, United States
Nov 25, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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IFT Senior Business Systems Analyst

The In-Field Team Senior Business Systems Analyst will be the primary liaison between the IT and business areas that support technology solutions for field represtatives. Will work with the business and IT teams to formulate an IT solution for a business problem. Will lead department level projects or provides assistance to Program or Project managers on phases of a larger project.
Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
  • Translates business requirements into functional requirements.
  • Applies and executes standard information systems theories, concepts and techniques and assists in the development of standards and procedures.
  • Investigates alternatives, which use existing applications and make recommendations.
  • Ensures compliance between business strategies and technology directions.
  • Conducts tests; develops preliminary findings for review by management.
  • Conducts training.
  • Provides direct support in all areas for the US Commercial In-Field Team (IFT) Solutions team and related systems. More specifically will focus support on Financial Budget tracking and Peer to Peer systems used by field representatives.
  • Manages projects according to milestones and within budget constraints.
  • Identifies and implements process improvements.
  • Allies with other IT functional areas to remain current on project status, and inform customer management of progress.
  • Keeps IT managers aware of user issues and resolves conflicts.



  • Bachelors degree preferred or equivalent plus 6 or more years technical experience, or Masters degree plus 5 or more years experience or sufficient experience to demonstrate technical equivalency.
  • Experience in a Business System Analyst role.
  • Systems Testing and IT Implementation. experience.
  • Supervisory experience.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Engineering experience.

Key Competencies:
  • Works with minimal management direction
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Monitors and organizes the efforts of technical and business support staff
  • Exercises latitude in the approach to problem solving
  • Work is reviewed for soundness of business judgment and to determine if overall results and objectives have been achieved
  • Determines and develops approach and solutions to problems
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience desired

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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