Sr Manager, Business Systems Analyst - Foster City, CA

Foster City, CA
Sep 30, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Sr Manager, Business Systems Analyst - Foster City, CA
United States - California - Foster City

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

['Senior Manager, Business Systems Analyst Located in Foster City, CA
Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that has pursued and achieved breakthroughs in medicine for more than three decades, with the goal of creating a healthier world for all people. The company is committed to advancing innovative medicines to prevent and treat life-threatening diseases, including HIV, viral hepatitis and cancer. Gilead operates in more than 35 countries worldwide, with headquarters in Foster City, California.

The Senior Manager, Business Systems Analyst will report into the Director of Government Programs and Pricing. The successful candidate will be contributing to a high performing Government Pricing team.
  • Act as primary Model N® “Power User” for the Government Pricing Module
  • Interfaces with systems support and IT to address operational issues with SAP and Model N.
  • Provide guidance and expertise in use of Model N® technology as it relates cross-functional platforms.
  • Utilizes in-depth knowledge of the Model N application to optimize system configurations and thoroughly test changes that impact the system and pricing calculations. Informs upstream business partners of GP requirements concerning data granularity and system setup.
  • Analyzes calculation results and assists the GP team in identifying the source of variances that are observed period over period.
  • Leverages strong communication skills to advocate with and influence key stakeholders.
  • Proactively pursues opportunities to implement process excellence through automation of processes and institution of industry best practices.
  • Understanding concepts related to the calculations of Average Manufacturer Price (AMP), Best Price (BP), Average Sales Price (ASP), Non-Federal Average Manufacturer Price (NFAMP), Texas Net Price, 340B Public Health Service (PHS) Ceiling Price, Federal Ceiling Price (FCP), and Unit Rebate Amount (URA).
  • Lead the issue identification process, including tracking, recommendations and implementation.
  • Demonstrate leadership excellence in project management and effectively managing multiple projects and priorities.
  • Strong team ethic and proven ability to work with cross-functional teams.
  • Good analytical skills, demonstrated by the ability to identify and understand complex issues and then developing appropriate cross-functional solutions
  • Advanced planning and organizational skills, including ability to follow tasks/assignments through to completion

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of Model N (advanced to intermediate experience)

    Bachelor\'s Degree and Eight Years' Experience


    Masters\' Degree and Six Years' Experience



    Preferred Qualifications:
  • 5 years of experience in pharmaceutical/biotech industry

  • MBA or other advanced degree

  • Systems experience & skills: Data mining, Tableau, Alteryx, SAP and SQL skills.

    The Gilead Difference

    Everyone at Gilead is motivated by our overarching mission to discover and deliver innovative therapies that improve patient care in areas of unmet medical needs. But it's just what we do that gives us an edge, it's how we do it. We expect everyone at Gilead to lead by example, guided by our core values:

    • Integrity - Doing What's Right
    • Inclusion - Encouraging Diversity
    • Teamwork - Working Together
    • Accountability - Taking Personal Responsibility
    • Excellence - Being Your Best

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    As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans\' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.

    Following extensive monitoring, research, consideration of business implications and advice from internal and external experts, Gilead has made the decision to require all U.S. employees and contractors to receive the COVID-19 vaccines as a condition of employment. “Full vaccination” is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation.\u200b

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    Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

    Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

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