Data Science & Analytics Lead – Collegeville, PA 19426

Site Name: USA – Pennsylvania – Upper Providence
Posted Date: Nov 14 2019

Job Purpose:

Aligned with the OnePharma end to end data and analytics strategy, the primary purpose of the Manufacturing Data & Analytics Lead role is to lead the development of data platforms, processes, and capabilities. As a part of this development, the lead will define and deliver the data and analytics roadmap for biopharm manufacturing with an emphasis on building platform solutions, improving processes involving data/analytics flows, and upskilling the organization in data capabilities to provide sustained value. This role will be expected to lead or participate in activities to improve the overall data landscape for biopharm manufacturing in area such as: increasing the quality of data capture in operational systems, developing data standards, and embedding innovative technologies and data science approaches.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the definition and delivery of data and analytics projects aligned with the OnePharma end to end data strategy.
  • Lead business change activities to sustainably embed data solutions and approaches into the biopharm manufacturing organization.
  • Lead and/or provide expert s input and support to other prioritized strategies, projects and activities to improve the overall data landscape for the OnePharma strategy.


  • Bachelor-level degree in any mathematical, statistical, engineering, scientific or other CMC related discipline
  • Ability to communicate and engage effectively with diverse stakeholders across different organisational levels and functional areas
  • Ability to match-up the requirements of a customer group or business process with the capabilities of a data/analytics-based solution
  • Ability to lead and project manage matrix teams of technical experts in the delivery of projects
  • Knowledge of CMC Development and/or Manufacturing (either small-molecules or biopharm) and understanding of the challenges and opportunities there relating to data and analytics
  • High levels of intellectual curiosity and the mental agility to rapidly understand new concepts
  • Awareness of advanced data analytics techniques
  • Awareness of change management principles
  • Awareness of regulatory expectations regarding use of software for GxP business process (i.e. computer system validation)

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