This job has expired

You will need to login before you can apply for a job.

Associate Director, IT - Data & Analytics Solutions

Lake County, Illinois
Start date
May 24, 2023

Job Details


Develop, execute and manage IT projects within the BTS-AEI Data Insights and Analytics scope. Expedite, manage and coordinated a multitude of interrelated IT project activities within the constraints of human and financial resources and changing priorities to ensure the successful completion of projects. Manage Project Managers.


  • Leads team of AbbVie Team Members and Contractors through the planning and implementation of transformative solutions that accelerate AEI’s data insights & performance analytics strategies.
  • Initiate and Plan IT Projects: Works with Strategic Business and Executive IT management to establish project goals and business case. Helps set strategic IT direction via multi-year roadmaps that align with data insight & performance analytics needs for internal & external stakeholders and aligns with industry trends & best practices.
  • Project Control: Assess the degree to which changes to scope, issues and risks will affect projects working with division or senior/executive management and sponsor to gain agreement for resolution. Measure performance to assure the project is progressing as compared to original plan and budget.
  • Executing and Closing Projects: Leads project managers and team in developing and executing a program plan ensuring that authorized resources are obtained to make certain that all activities are performed. Gather lessons learned and obtain final project approval from sponsor and stakeholders.
  • Manages team through combination of Waterfall & AGILE project methodologies to deliver transformative data solutions for stakeholders in a timely & effective manner.
  • Project Communication: Provides clear project communication via status reports and decision-supporting documentation to Project Team, Division, Cross Division and Executive management. Makes recommendations based on current project status to resolve issues.
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
  • Partners cross-functionally with leaders & teams across AEI and BTS, as well as other external stakeholder groups to continuously improve data quality management capabilities.
  • Manages the day-to-day Data & Analytics Solutions toolset operations within AEI, along with relevant integrations, and ensures that incidents, requests, and changes are addressed in a timely manner and with a high level of quality.
  • Develops & coaches team members to help drive ongoing professional development.
  • Resource and Team Management: Coordinates resources to ensure program and business needs are addressed through proactive priority management with business leaders. Manages, motivates and mentor cross-functional and enterprise project teams.
  • Quality Management: Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.



  • Bachelors Degree. Degree in Business, Computer Science or related discipline preferred.
  • 9+ years experience in project management, business systems analysis, software development or deployment, with a minimum of 9 years managing projects, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

AbbVie is an equal opportunity employer including disability/vets. It is AbbVie’s policy to employ qualified persons of the greatest ability without discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, status as a disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, Armed Forces service medal veteran or active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, or any other protected group status. We will take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, individuals with a disability, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans or active-duty wartime or campaign badge veterans. The Affirmative Action Plan is available for viewing in the Human Resources office during regular business hours.


AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.

Stock Symbol: ABBV

Stock Exchange: NYSE

Find Us
1 North Waukegan Road
North Chicago

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert