Research Scientist-Business Analytics

Employer
Lilly
Location
Indianapolis
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 14 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Pharma
Job Type
Other
Responsibilities
You will be part of a growing and dynamic team of advanced analytics professionals whose main goal is to help our marketing, finance, and business leadership partners achieve their business goals through advanced data analytics.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Partner with commercial teams to identify, scope, and execute analytic efforts that answer business questions, solve business needs, and add business value
  • Maintain a broad understanding of sales and marketing and be fully engaged with business teams, bringing an objective voice to the table, and facilitating decisions grounded in data
  • Collaborate with other analytics team members to review and provide feedback on the analytics work being done, and be willing to seek feedback from other team members about your own work
  • Stay current with respect to statistical/mathematical/informatics modeling methodology, to maintain proficiency in applying new and varied methods, and to be competent in justifying methods selected
Basic Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Econometrics, Operations Research, or closely related field
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
Additional Skills/Preferences
  • Deep and broad knowledge of statistical modeling and data mining methods and tools
  • Proficiency with analytic tools (SAS, JMP, R etc.)
  • Interpersonal communication skills for effective customer consultation
  • Teamwork and leadership skills
  • Self-management skills with a focus on results for timely and accurate completion of competing deliverables
  • Make the impossible possible in your quest to make life better.
  • Bring Analytics to life by giving it zeal and making it applicable to our business.
  • Know, learn, and keep up-to-date on the statistical and scientific advances to maximize your impact.
  • Bring an insatiable desire to learn, to innovate, and to challenge yourself for the benefit of patients.
Additional Information
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.