Lilly IT Technical Lead - Sales Reporting in Indianapolis, Indiana


Title IT Technical Lead - Sales Reporting

City Indianapolis

State / Province Indiana

Country USA

Region North America

Company Overview At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Responsibilities Lilly USA IT plays a key role in delivering solutions and services across the US Bio-Medicines organization and hosted services for US Diabetes and Oncology. The Technical Lead will partner with many diverse groups including: IT Data Integration Consultants, Business Unit partners, field sales representatives and external partners to influence foundational decisions involving data, processes, and platforms. This role will be a key driver on the strategy and implementation for how data is stored, managed, processed and integrated across business and IT platforms. This role will also have the primary responsibility for the design and delivery of business intelligence reporting, and data delivery efforts. In addition, this role will:

  • Provide technical leadership to internal customers for solutions that lead to improved efficiency and customer experience

  • Exercise expertise with tools used by IT, sales and medical teams to deliver solutions

  • Become a subject matter expert on processes and data used by our business partners

  • Provide leadership and mentoring to a team of technical analysts

Oversee the design and integration of solutions to be used by sales, medical and training teams

Key Deliverables/Responsibilities:

  • Proactively identify short and long-term improvement opportunities that cross multiple business and IT departments

  • Proven ability to communicate proactively and effectively with IT and business stakeholders of all levels – translating technical conversation into business relevant understanding

  • Ensure delivery on commitments, escalate issues when needed and mitigation of risks as they arise

  • Strong self-management and ability to work in ambiguity

  • Proactive, demonstrated ability to challenge the status quo and strong ability to drive peers and above to timely decisions

  • Lead requirements gathering exercises, understanding the “what” and “why” from a business perspective before determining the technology “how”

  • Partner with internal and external technical teams to understand and influence the appropriate menu of technologies and tools to be used for solution delivery efforts

  • Manage relationships and anticipate the needs of business partners, IT colleagues, and external vendors

  • Lead, design and build proof of concepts

  • Ensure design and development adheres to quality and compliance requirements

  • Accountable for all phases of the solution lifecycle

  • Deep technical skills

  • Tableau business intelligence reporting

  • Strong understanding of relational databases and SQL

  • In depth knowledge of data warehousing concepts and design

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Computer Information Systems

  • 5+ years work experience in Information Technology

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Ability to work well with different cultures

  • Strong partnership skills and influence with business partners inside business unit context

  • Ability to work well in a global, virtual organization

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver complex projects within a matrix organization

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and investigative skills

  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new technology areas (Strong learning agility)

  • Knowledge of Agile delivery methodology

  • US Market Healthcare environment knowledge

  • Architect experience

  • UI/UX Experience

  • Project Management experience

Additional Information Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Removal Date 24-Oct-2017