MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.
Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you.
To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
As a new addition to our EMEA IT team and based in one of our Human Health subsidiaries across Europe, we are looking for a IT Solution & Data Architect Lead (m / f), who will be responsible for the design of the new solution developments and major enhancements to the existing solutions and data / information management, for both internally MSD facing solutions and externally customer or patient solutions.
This role is responsible for managing end-to-end architecture and data landscape as a product’.The primary activities include but are not limited to :
Responsibility for the development & refinement of the development standards & practices, defining and updating the technology stack, aligned with the MSD enterprise standards
Collaborate with the business, the digital leads and the IT platform leads to understand the MSD strategy and translate functional & non-
functional requirements into effective design & architectural guidance
Articulate solution options, evaluate trade-offs and influence key decisions.
Define, develop and communicate information management standards relating to the location, media type and security requirements to facilitate efficient and secure management of all data elements, as well as understand market-
specific regulatory and compliance needs relevant to digital capabilities in the Pharma / Vaccine industry
Evaluate software and data providers to ensure interoperability within internal and / or external technology landscape
Collaborate with IT and commercial business units to leverage existing and future IT and data platforms and deploy integrated solutions
Generate framework concepts and code definitions for local-specific enhancements to global platforms and provide guidance to market-based agile teams
Design quality solutions in both agile and scalable methodologies
Contribution to platform solutions by working with cross regional teams (IT Hubs)
Contribution as part of market agile teams to the delivery of product releases by resolving design issues and questions during the delivery lifecycle
Being informed on market trends and new use cases for design, data models, and analytics and suggests evolution of the architecture according to these external and internal circumstances