Product Delivery Director (Electronic Archiving)

3+ months agoPoznań, Poland

Site Name: Poznan Business Garden
Posted Date: Mar 21 2021

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Together we build an environment where we can all thrive and focus on what matters most to each of us. It is only through the energy, dedication, drive and passion of all of us that we can be the very best for GSK, and importantly, for our patients and consumers.

Do you have proven experience in Tech Product Ownership? Can you demonstrate a track record in delivering to customer facing projects or services? We're searching for a Product Owner to drive and deliver the future evolution of GSK's Electronic Archiving capability.

Does this sound like you? Read below to learn more about the exciting opportunity!

The Opportunity
Information is the most valuable asset of Pharmaceutical R&D and ensuring its long-term digital preservation and access is critical to managing the lifecycle of our medicines. The Tech products used to support the electronic archival of R&D's information assets are therefore fundamental to supporting GSK's purpose to help people do more, feel better, live longer.
This role is opening at an exciting time where we plan to modernize the technology platforms, so they can better support with diverse range of information types that now need to be retained, giving you the opportunity to drive the strategic direction of GSK's archiving capability, influence and own delivery of the future end state and realize a solution with touch points across the entire R&D organization.
The role provides the perfect platform to further develop your Product Owner expertise, whilst working with some high-profile systems to deliver major value to GSK.

Key Responsibilities

  • Overall ownership for the applications used to provide long term access to relevant content as required by business needs and pharmaceutical regulations.
  • Crafting the future technology landscape and developing an approach to deliver it.
  • Stakeholder and relationship management to maintain strong alignment between business representatives and SMEs across R&D and the broader GSK.
  • Partnering with technical architects to assess options and define the future solution landscape for the domain that is aligned with the business operating model.
  • Defining the roadmap for the product and crafting the programme to deliver against it.
  • Engaging and managing third party resources to deliver and support the solutions.
Why you?
Basic Qualifications - We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Degree in Computer or Information Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or relevant experience
  • Proven experience in Tech Product ownership
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in a major global Tech organization with a track record in delivering customer facing projects or services that span organisational boundaries
  • Demonstrable experience in applying agile and DevOps techniques to the delivery of products
  • Knowledge of archiving platforms used/data storage in a regulated industry and the challenges that can bring
  • Experience of leading external vendors and operating in a matrix environment
  • Experience of programme delivery in a global environment
  • Ability to drive change management
Preferred Qualifications - If you have any of the following characteristics, it would be an advantage:
  • Experience as a Product Owner in a global Tech organisation
  • Pharmaceutical R&D experience and knowledge of GxP regulations as they apply to archiving
  • Experience applying relevant archiving frameworks such as OAIS and ISO 14721 to the delivery of tech solutions
Why GSK?
Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form a meaningful part of our culture.
These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork.

  • Career at one of the leading global healthcare companies
  • Contract of employment
  • Attractive reward package (annual bonus & awards for outstanding performance, recognition awards for additional achievements and engagement, holiday benefit)
  • Long term incentives
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Life insurance and pension plan
  • Private medical package with additional preventive healthcare services for employees and their eligible
  • Sports cards (Multisport)
  • Possibilities of development within the role and company's structure
  • Personalized learning approach (mentoring, online training' platforms: Plural sight, Business Skills, Harvard Manage Mentor, Skillset and external training)
  • Extensive support of work life balance (flexible working solutions, short Fridays option, health & well-being activities)
  • Supportive community and integration events
  • Modern office with creative rooms, fresh fruits everyday.
  • Free car and bike parking, locker rooms and showers
  • LI-GSK

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Job ID: glaxo-278077-en-us