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Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and anti-infective therapeutic categories. With commercial operations in approximately 100 countries, Allergan is committed to working with physicians, healthcare providers and patients to deliver innovative and meaningful treatments that help people around the world live longer, healthier lives every day.
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The Senior Manager, Business Information management in R&D Information Technology department serves as the key IT contact for R&D Device groups to oversee day to day support activities as well as engage in tactical and strategic IT planning for the devices they are developing. The person in this role will provide input and facilitate discussion of the direction and evolution of the technology landscape for the RD Device development, and work closely with IT Services groups and third party vendors to ensure that RD Devices groups are adequately supported, compliant to regulation and aligned within the IT landscape.
Essential Job Functions:
Responsible for day-to-day IT support.
Collaborates with key business users to plan and prioritize IT activities for RD Devices
Manages interactions with IT departments, including Infrastructure, Client Services and Information Security and others in accordance with IT support
Acts as key liaison between the Information Technology department and RD Devices department as well as outside vendors.
Acts as key player in merge and acquisition activity relating to RD Devices.
Carries out managerial responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and procedures, state, federal and local laws.
Maximize the business value of global and local initiatives, ensuring effective alignment of IT investment with business requirements.
Prepares budget for support activities and applicable support/service contracts.
Strong experience and expertise in the maintenance and administration of computerized systems
Familiarity with life cycle management of medical device development
Understanding of compliance and regulatory standards related to medical device
Proven ability to research and adopt new technology
Proven ability to respond immediately to issue and to analyze and troubleshoot problems
Familiarity with IT project management methodology and experience as IT project manager.
Ability to effectively manage complex vendor relationships, contracts, and invoices.
Ability to handling multi-tasking, taking various assignments, and supporting business globally.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field from an accredited college or university, and minimum five years Information Technology experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Multiple IT technical certifications preferred.