Patient IT Business Analyst

AstraZeneca UK

Location: Cheshire East

Job Type: Full time


Patient IT Business Analyst

Macclesfield, UK

Competitive salary and benefits

Close date: 25th May 2024

Join us as a Patient IT Business Analyst and be empowered to lead and take on more ownership. In this role, you will develop a deep understanding of the domain and its associated platforms and systems, with a main focus being on the Global PSP platform and products. You will be become a domain SME, develop strong working relationships with business teams, their partners, and key points of contact for technical integrations.


As a Patient IT Business Analyst, you will be responsible for identifying business needs, planning business analysis, partner analysis & change, requirements analysis and design definition, business case definition, and solution evaluation.

You will utilise your customer management and interpersonal skills to work closely with business partners, business relationship managers, process owners, IT Architecture, Delivery and Support teams. You will also take ownership for Release Train Engineers or Scrum Master to plan work, align story points, evaluate capacity and verify complexity of user stories.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience of successfully deploying a variety of business analysis tools/techniques to enable business change
  • Proven experience of working with complex coordinated systems, using creative and critical thinking to deliver outstanding results
  • Experience in Patient Support Programs within the Pharma domain
  • Experience of working with CRM platforms (preferably SalesForce)
  • Strong engagement, communication and stakeholder leadership skills, including excellent presentation and influencing skills
  • Expertise in reporting through JIRA
  • Experience of virtual teamwork to lead, shape and develop innovative solutions
  • Experience of working with and handling third party suppliers/vendors
  • Challenge, negotiation and influence
  • Presentation, Communication & Facilitation
  • Customer Focus
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Benefits Management and Realization
  • Business Process Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Degree in relevant subject area or formal certification in business analysis practice

Desirable Skills/Experience:

  • Practical usage of Agile Methodology
  • Experience of working in a global organization with sophisticated/geographical context
  • Pharmaceutical business awareness/business domain knowledge
  • Cross industry business awareness/business domain knowledge
  • User-Centred Design (User Experience, User Interface Design and Business Process Design)

When we put unexpected teams in the same room, we ignite bold thinking with the power to inspire life-changing medicines. In-person working gives us the platform we need to connect, work at pace and challenge perceptions. That's why we work, on average, a minimum of three days per week from the office. But that doesn't mean we're not flexible. We balance the expectation of being in the office while respecting individual flexibility. Join us in our unique and daring world.

Why AstraZeneca?

At AstraZeneca, our work has a direct impact on patients. We're redefining our ability to develop life-changing medicines by combining pioneering science with leading digital technology platforms and data. We're part of a global company that's investing in a bold digital strategy; to become a truly data-led enterprise that disrupts the entire industry. Here you'll find that learning runs through the entire team. With a drive and a curiosity to innovate every day. With investment behind us, there's no slowing us down. There's no better place to make a huge impact.

Ready to make a difference? Apply today and join us in our mission to redefine an industry and change lives!