Director, Data & Analytics

Beigene, Ltd. Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 3 weeks ago

As a member of the Global IT Leadership team, the Director, Data & Analytics is responsible for the overall architecture, design, development, and maintenance of data and analytics technical solutions across BeiGene. This role will provide hands-on leadership for design and development of Enterprise Data warehouse, Reporting and Analytics solutions. This individual will be involved in all aspects of project life cycle working closely with third party suppliers and implementation partners in addition to providing project management.

The successful candidate will partner with BeiGene internal customers and business partners to translate data requirements into technical specifications and provide oversight to the design and delivery of functional and technical components of MDM, data integration and analytics solutions including solution architecture. This individual will also provide third level support and ensure technical issues related to MDM and analytics are addressed on-time.

This role is the primary point of contact for any data related issues, maintenance, enhancement requests and accountable for on-time delivery for data and analytics solutions.

Essential Functions of the job:

  • Develop and execute on technology roadmap related to enterprise data warehouse, data lake and data marts requirements in partnership with key business partners and downstream consumers

  • Manage design, development and implementation of MDM (eg Customer Master, Clinical Data Warehouse), Data integration & analytics solutions using Microsoft SQL Server, AWS/Azure RDS & relevant cloud database tools, Vertica, Power BI & Tableau

  • Ensure data definitions are aligned across different business functions and across different IT applications and develop data governance processes

  • Centralize and streamline integration across different SaaS and enterprise applications leveraging enterprise integration platforms tools.

  • Validate requirements for data matching and merging rules, survivorship criteria and data stewardship workflows in master data management solutions

  • Collaborate with business teams at BeiGene to ensure alignment and delivery of data & analytics solutions

  • Work with internal teams and vendor partners to integrate new data sources to DW to be able to integrate with external/internal applications

  • Coordinate with other technical staff and contractors to develop database architectures, coding standards, and quality assurance policies and procedures.

  • Ensure data warehouse components including hardware, database management systems, ETL software and metadata management tools implementation follow the standards and best practices

  • Coordinate testing, including end-user reviews for modified/new systems and provide post-implementation support.

  • Provide orientation and training to end users for all modified and new systems


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an equivalent level of education and experience

  • 5+ years of direct experience in Master Data Management, Datawarehouse design, development, support and operations Microsoft SQL Server and/or Vertica

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in database, ETL development, support and operations with emphasis on data quality, aggregation and distribution

  • Experience with enterprise level data analysis, integration work and/or providing data focused systems integration solutions

  • Expert level understanding of data architecture, integration tools and technology

  • Experience working with healthcare and life sciences datasets such as specialty pharmacy SP, Specialty distributor SD, 3PL, IMS, Symphony, Claims

  • Excellent experience and understanding of data architecture options such as enterprise data warehouse, data federation, hub and spoke architectures, independent datamarts, data integration tools and techniques, including ETL (Extract Transform Load) and CDC (Change Data Capture)

  • Experience with analytic tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Alteryx or similar

  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript (preferred)

  • Knowledge of Sunshine Act and aggregate spend systems (preferred)

  • Exceptional project and time management skills.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience working in a regulated environment such as GxP, SOX

  • Ability to work in a small, fast-paced IT environment.

  • Good understanding of SDLC and project methodology such as waterfall and agile

  • Highly motivated with the ability to drive results



  • Treats people with respect; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.


  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently. Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time. Follows instructions and responds to management direction.


  • Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations. Writes clearly and informatively. Able to read and interpret written information.


  • Balances team and individual responsibilities; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed. Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Shares expertise with others.

Adaptability Able to adapt to changes in the work environment. Manages competing demands. Changes approach or method to best fit the situation. Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Technical Skills

  • Assesses own strengths and development areas; Pursues training and opportunities for growth; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.


  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.


  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance; Monitors own work to ensure quality.


  • Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data.

Problem Solving

  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully.

Project Management

  • Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget.

Education Required:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an equivalent level of education and experience

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Director, Data & Analytics

Beigene, Ltd.