Lilly Global Omnichannel Strategy & Operations (GOSO) Data Capabilities - Team Lead in Bengaluru, India
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 35,000 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.
Purpose: 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.
The GOSO Data Capabilities Team Lead is responsible for leading a team of Data Engineers and Data Stewards through personnel management, staff development, and cross-team communication. The Team Lead will be responsible for working with cross-functional, multidisciplinary teams to provide business solutions and projects determined by the objectives and services of the Global Omnichannel – Global Customer Operations – Delivering Globally. Execute predefined data stewardship tasks for data sources within a master data management platform (reltio).
The Team Lead will draw upon information from multiple internal and external sources to lead and provide technical coaching to the analysts to ensure the effective dissemination of business information and the delivery of the portfolio. The Team Lead will report to the Associate Director– Global Sales/Data Capabilities and Incentives and work closely with other GCO Leads across GOSO to ensure best practices across the function.
The Team Lead is responsible for both technical and people management roles.
Responsible/accountable for management/delivery of overall book of work for assigned staff
Contribute to driving innovation in the Global Omnichannel – Global Customer Operations team and identify/anticipate opportunities for new solutions/capabilities
Build a clear understanding of requirements or specification for analysis and projects, working closely with business partners and end users
Deliver analysis, services, and project work on time, to specification, and agreed service levels
Perform analysis and root cause investigations into complex data issues (Tier 3)
Ensure that risks or issues are understood, communicated, and managed
Make and present recommendations for process improvement/optimization/new capabilities/SLAs
Plan work effectively and manage multiple priorities at once
Work in partnership with external vendors
Work closely with team members to meet team objectives and deliver projects & services
Work effectively as a member of a multi-national, virtual Global Omnichannel - Global Customer Operations organization, ensuring that processes are improved, and knowledge is shared
Ensures all the design documents and data structures are maintained. Plans effective training, leveraging instructional design principles and strategy to create learning solutions for new members
Facilitate the review/approval process required for all documents. Reconcile all reviewer feedback and address all issues.
Create and oversee execution of project plan(s).
Participates on project teams; leads assigned projects.
Drive quality standards through review of project documents, design, deliverables, final deliverables
Surfaces process improvement opportunities
Build good working relationships with stakeholders in the business and IT organizations
Communicate effectively to all stakeholders on progress of work
Provide training or knowledge transfer to end users and other stakeholders as required
Expertise in multiple data and end-2-end processes.
People Management and Development
Recruits, develops, and retains a strategic and operationally capable workforce skilled and knowledgeable in required technologies and data governance
Effectively creates and manages an agile organization that continuously meets the needs of a changing portfolio.
Builds an organizational culture aligned with Team Lilly – inclusion, innovation, acceleration, delivery, integrity, excellence, and respect for people.
Develops staff who demonstrate expertise, strategic thinking, project management, and cross-functional leadership.
Provide input on employee development, talent assessment, and succession planning activities.
Develops an organizational talent base that demonstrates judgment-based decision making.
Provides guidance, training, and supervision to personnel.
Appropriately manage the workload of direct reports; monitor project timelines and quality, and communicate priorities to direct reports.
Provide technical support and guidance to direct reports as needed.
Evaluates performance by reviewing documents and attending writing team meetings, and recommends developmental actions for all assigned staff.
Ensure all direct reports are compliant with company policies, procedures and regulations.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Computers, Engineering background) with 8+ years of experience in Data Warehouse, Data Governance, Data Stewardship, Global Customer Operations
Knowledge and use of a variety of analysis tools (e.g. Excel, Python, SQL) and understanding of best situations to use specific tools
Ensure compliance with company policies and any applicable state and federal laws and regulations
User / Data management, e.g. data loading/extraction, database administration, data interfaces
Accountable with a passion for delivering results and a superior customer experience
Experience with Salesforce.com or Veeva CRM systems, Business reporting and analysis delivery
Expertise in writing and debugging efficient SQL queries
Working knowledge of Jupyter Notebook, Python, Unix & Tableau
Ability to quickly analyze upstream and downstream impact for system changes
Other Information/Additional Preferences:
Strong interpersonal, communication and analytical skills
Works well in a team environment and on own initiative
Some Project leadership / management experience
Experience in a commercial, sales or marketing team
Speak and write fluent English, other languages an asset
Experience of working effectively in cross-functional teams
Good knowledge of pharmaceutical data and business rules
Good understanding of AWS services such as Amazon S3, EC2, RDS, Redshift, etc.
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