Principal/Senior IT System Analyst – Clinical

Information Technology Bothell, Washington US Field Based



The Principal/ Senior IT Systems Analyst is a key member of the IT Business Solutions team and is responsible for deploying, configuring, implementing validated technology systems at Seattle Genetics; acting as subject matter expert where appropriate; and providing ongoing process and enhancement support post-implementation for Veeva Vault and other associated Clinical Systems

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the implementation and ongoing support of validated IT applications, including on-prem server-based applications, laboratory systems, and SaaS solutions
  • Complete upgrades and enhancements to existing applications 
  • Requisition application servers and assist in application installation 
  • Participate in GxP validation/qualification of systems including writing, reviewing, and executing validation protocols 
  • Identify gaps between business needs and technical capabilities; work to find innovative solutions that meet business objectives or create new business opportunities 
  • Create user documentation and train personnel on applications/reports/solutions, as required 
  • Represent the needs of our customers to the solution vendor(s) 
  • Author and refine system support processes, flow diagrams, configurations, and interdependencies 
  • Develop effective working relationships with our internal customers and vendors during project meetings, on-site visits and conference calls 
  • Assists our internal customers in developing working scenarios for testing 
  • Communicate support issues, solutions and progress to management 
  • Manage the application integrations across Vault Clinical landscape

Principal Analyst responsibilities (in addition to Sr.Analyst responsibilities)

  • Global Clinical Architecture and Roadmap – strategizing, prioritizing, and driving on the future state business needs
  • Lead plan & deliver new and / or existing strategic platform capabilities that create tangible business value



  • Experience in supporting and implementing large scale IT solutions 
  • Demonstrated technical understanding of application architecture to include application servers, web servers, configuration files, relational databases, SQL, and reporting applications 
  • Experience with basic scripting, command line execution, development of batch files 
  • Proven knowledge of IT solutions and application management through various product cycles and business environments 
  • Ability to prioritize and quickly adapt to changing situations 
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a high degree of self-motivation and ability to work independently 


  • Previous experience supporting a Veeva Vault system, specifically, Veeva Vault Clinical suite (eTMF, CTMS, CDMS modules) 
  • Familiarity with biotech/pharma business processes and applications 
  • Familiarity with GxP and ICH regulations and 21CFR, Part 11 

Education and Experience:

  • 10+ years’ experience (12+ years’ experience for a Principal Analyst role) with bachelor’s degree or 8+ years’ experience (10+ years’ experience for a Principal Analyst role) with master’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline, or equivalent work experience 

As the leading employer in our industry in the Pacific Northwest, Seagen 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 Seagen, please visit 

Seagen 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.