IT Business Analyst /Senior IT Business Analyst

Information Technology Bothell, Washington US Field Based



The IT Business Analyst/Sr. IT Business Analyst is a member of the IT Business Application Management team and is responsible for business analysis processes across the development organization including driving business requirement gathering, testing and be a subject matter expert working closely with business stakeholders, IT PMO and System Analysts; acting as subject matter expert where appropriate; and providing ongoing process and enhancement support post-implementation.  Also responsible for building the process mapping for the development business function.


  • Responsible for cross organizations and vendors relationship globally
  • Partner with IT Business partner, System Analyst, PMO, and IT to deliver solutions such as process, technology, or report
  • Lead strategic planning, tactical execution, and operationalization of programs and complex efforts aligned with the portfolio, organization objectives, compliant with regulatory guidelines
  • Active participant in portfolio activities and in the creation business and financial cases
  • Accountable for overall solutions quality and success through development and maintenance of sustainable end-to-end processes, documentation, and adoption targets; supervise implementation teams as needed
  • Author documents and material required to successfully launch and maintain a solution
  • Guide technical & architectural discussion that impacts user experience
  • Identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve effectiveness of the team, IT, or business organization
  • Partner with portfolio team to lead across organizations and vendors relationship to drive alignment and delivery of technology solutions for the Development organization
  • Accountable for the end-to-end delivery and solution of strategic and tactical efforts
  • Responsible for the quality of outputs and operational processes
  • Good understanding of global regulatory considerations and their impacts processes, approach, and delivery for Development solutions
  • Identify opportunities to streamline and scale processes that aligns with organizational goals
  • Operationalize end to end business processes for a Biotechnology industry
  • Lead Business Analyst in product roadmap, program, and implementation activities
  • Delegate and supervise the work of vendors and contractors to meet business needs while abiding to situational guidelines
  • Facilitate meetings and represents both IT and the business organization in all interactions
  • Evaluates business processes, identifies needs, and develops strategies to maximize opportunities for a specific business function


  • Graduate with 10+ years or master’s degree with 5+ years of experience in the biotech and/or pharma industry
  • 8+ years in a Business Analyst role with proven experience with technology delivery and process mapping and improvement in Commercial and IT
  • Demonstrated technical understanding of application architecture including various technology flavor and complexity such as Saas solutions, web applications, repositories, relational databases, and reporting
  • Working understanding across one or more business functions including Development, Manufacturing, Human Resources, Finance, Legal, and Procurement
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to interface and influence internal and external partners at multiple organization levels
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills, with a high degree of self-motivation and ability to work independently
  • Ability to proactively plan, organize, deliver with limited oversight, prioritize, and quickly adapt to changing situations
  • Proficient in essential tools such as Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Visio, etc

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s in business and Administration (MBA)
  • Familiarity with biotech/pharma business processes and applications
  • Familiarity with GxP, ICH, and 21CFR, Part 11 regulations
  • Experience in Commercial system tools like Veeva CRM, Salesforce preferred 

As the leading employer in our industry in the Pacific Northwest, Seattle Genetics is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the whole lives of our employees and their families. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, relocation assistance and much more. To learn more about Seattle Genetics, please visit

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.