Head of IT Americas
Company: UCB Inc.
Posted on: January 17, 2020
Help us transform patients\' lives.
At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference
for people living with significant unmet needs. Working together,
we blend the best of our talents to deliver thoughtful solutions
that patients value. Will you join us in this pioneering
To strengthen our IT Americas group based in Smyrna, Georgia, we
are looking for a talented individual to fill the position of: Head
of IT Americas.
As the Head of IT Americas, you will take the lead in implementing
innovative digital solutions for patients, HCP's and other
stakeholders. You will create the enviroment in which the power of
data can really be leveraged, using Advance Analytics, Artificial
Intelligence, RPA and chatbots. This individual will ensure the
successful implementation of the initiatives in your domain. S/He
will lead and coach a team to maximize the impact of our IT
investments and prepare them for the future in terms of skills and
You like to work in an environment where you can:
* Build trust by partnering with our stakeholders to define the
technology strategy, identify innovative improvements and
contribute in building roadmaps that deliver value for
* Be responsible for the whole IT Americas landscape globally.
* Bringing solutions to the market, own (if internal), integrate
(working with partner solutions like sensors) and maintain the
technologies that allow our client to digitally interact with
patients and stakeholders.
* Lead and coach a team and ensure the team has the right
capabilities and develop their skillset.
You will contribute by:
* Being accountable for the successful delivery of key projects in
your domain, take ownership to deliver on time, and budget with the
* Ensuring the right AMS (Application & Maintenance Support) model
is in place, collaborating with all parties involved (internally
* Connecting and interacting with all your stakeholders to
understand and identify new opportunities and possibilites for
Interested? For this position, you'll need the following education,
experience and skills:
* Master's degree in computer science or equivalent.
* 10 + years in IT, including a thought leader in one or more
domains of your role.
* Experience across commercial, reporting and analytics: CRM
(Mobile Intelligence, Veeva), Data warehousing (Oracle, Netezza),
Reporting tools (Cognos, Qlik) and other visualization tools AWS,
Databrick, Spark, R, Phyton.
* Proven leadership success in a multinational environment.
* Business acumen, a long term perspective and strategic thinking
to help you set up strategies and roadmaps that steer how
technology creates patient value.
* Eager to explore new technologies in view of good business
opportunities yet always with a strategic perspective in front of
At UCB, we come together every day to work, laser-focused, on a
simple question: How will this create value for people living with
severe diseases? By putting patients at the heart of everything we
do, our approach from discovery to development to delivery is
continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and
With a team of approximately 7,500 employees worldwide operations
in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical
company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in
cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing
chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases. We are
looking for people with passion and empathy who develop a real
understanding of patient s needs and can deliver thoughtful
solutions to decisionmakers across the heath care ecosystem.
Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.
UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the
workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not
discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national
origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity.
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