Senior IT Developer/Engineer

Job Description

· Administer, test, and implement computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems to provide technical oversight on all matters related to the management, implementation, support, lifecycle, monitoring, and recovery of the MS SQL Server Open DB environment platform services in an agile and reliable manner.

· Assess and document platform composition and condition, identify stakeholders and expectations on run (i.e., operations), exploit (e.g., requests), and new and current projects and issues.

· Define and develop the platform roadmap, including relevant performance measures, addressing current issues and challenges, future plans for changes, and opportunities for improvement.

· Proactively socialize the platform roadmap with business functions using the platform, and with other platform, process and partnership managers across IT; collect feedback for improvement, ensure alignment and coordination, and avoid redundancy or conflicting demands.

· Execute on the platform roadmap, actively manage the platform as a set of interconnected assets, and manage cross-platform dependencies; present financial show back and planning associated with platform roadmaps.

· Assess the health and operational performance of the platform against established metrics; achieve and improve operational service metrics or targets associated with platforms.

· Identify and realize opportunities to increase the value of the platform by extending cost-effective use or reducing platform costs through rationalization, consolidation, streamlining, and price negotiation.



Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field and 5 years of progressive work experience in IT with data architectures, database design, and database development.

Experience must include 5 yearsof experience with each of the following:

· Knowledge and demonstrated technical proficiency in MS SQL Server.

· Database stored procedures and views; backups, restores, other routine DB maintenance tasks, and troubleshooting; database connectivity; and database tuning and optimization.

· Developing SQL Jobs for data exports and investigating and resolving SQL job failures.

· Using High Availability (HA) architectures including SQL Server clusters or Database Mirroring, and SQL Availability Groups.

· IT change management, and AWS Public Cloud.

Additional Information

Biogen’s US Alzheimer’s Franchise is looking to recruit proven and ambitious sales achievers with at least five years of experience in pharma, specialty, hospital, med device/capital equipment, and/or biotech sales.
In this field-based, specialty sales representative position you will be called upon to sell our products with key stakeholders in the Alzheimer’s Disease community: including Neurologists and allied health professionals.