Business Intelligence Expert (Full-time/Permanent job)

Helsinn is a fully integrated, global biopharma company headquartered in Lugano, Switzerland. It is focused on improving the lives of cancer patients all over the world with a leading position in cancer supportive care and innovative pipeline of cancer therapeutics.

Helsinn is a third-generation family-owned company, that since 1976 has been focused on improving the lives of patients, guided by core values of respect, integrity and quality. It operates a unique licensing business model with integrated drug development and manufacturing capabilities. Helsinn has a commercial presence in 190 countries either directly, with operating subsidiaries in the U.S. and China, or via its network of long-standing trusted partners.

Helsinn plays an active and central role in promoting social transformation in favor of people and the environment. Corporate social responsibility is at the heart of everything we do, which is reinforced in the company’s strategic plan by a commitment to sustainable growth.

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For our Data & Integration team (ICT & Digital division) in Lugano we are looking for a:


   BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE EXPERT (Full-time /permanent job)


Responsibilities include:


  • Manage changes and projects with adequate change/project management methods
  • Understand and analyses business requirements, evaluate possible options, research and propose suitable solutions in multiple scenarios
  • Translate business requirements into functional specifications and deliver the system to the agreed specification
  • Act as an intermediary between IT development and business users, identifying benefits and weaknesses during the design, development and testing activities
  • Contribute in design, maintain and build data Warehouse architecture
  • Develop, maintain and complete project documentation, functional specifications and design specifications
  • Operate and solve problems of business applications including monitoring of jobs, interfaces and server functions
  • Facilitate Change Management decisions and adjust assignments and expectations
  • Train business users in using new tools and application.
  • Research and adopt best practices and standard procedures in solution development


The successful candidate has the following qualifications:


  • Proven track record in a similar role for 4+ years
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Software Development
  • Solid background in business functional areas, business process issues understanding and data analysis
  • Experience of working in a multinational organization
  • Effective orientation in organizing task and activities adopting strong interpersonal skills Capabilities and behaviors
  • Ability to communicate highly complex and multi-faceted concepts and ideas in a simple, clear and concise way, both in written and verbal formats
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, priorities and meet tight deadlines
  • Deep knowledge of current Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing design methodologies is required
  • Profound knowledge of SQL language
  • Solid knowledge of Extract Transform and Load concepts and processes
  • Experience in creating reports, data visualization solutions and dashboards
  • Experience in software development with the following tools:
  • Microsoft SQL Server, T-SQL, SSIS, and databases administration
  • Solid experience with Visual analytics techniques and tools, Tableau knowledge is a plus
  • Azure Data Platform knowledge can be a plus
  • Microsoft DevOps / .NET / C# / ASP.NET can be plus
  • Office 365 and Cloud Microsoft tools knowledge can be a plus.
  • Experience with big data technologies and Artificial Intelligence is a plus
  • Good knowledge of English is required.



Helsinn Healthcare SA is offering attractive conditions and a pleasant working environment in a highly motivated team.

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