Business Analyst

Are you passionate about technology and like to take on complex technical challenges? Do you want to work in exciting projects at renowned clients? At ALTEN we believe that knowing and meeting the expectations of our consultants is a key factor in our success. Our consultants make the difference. Do you want to make the difference too?





  • Partnering with design, engineering, and stakeholders to produce key deliverable, inform prioritization, and ship features
  • Clearly and continuously advocating the patient/user experience, product vision, and objectives
  • Managing communications with multiple business units as well as with internal IT cross-functional teams
  • Planning, participating in, and facilitating meetings; capturing meeting notes as needed, synthesizing key ideas/points and providing attendees with clear meeting outcomes and action items
  • Engaging with Procurement, IT Security, IT Quality, Legal/Privacy, Compliance teams as required and external parties
  • Overseeing system risk assessments, data classification reporting, and supplier assessment(s) as required
  • Partner with 3rd party DPM provider - in an advisory & consulting capacity - to integrate the planned new interface with diverse clinical information systems at selected hospitals (in Germany & Finland)
  • Attend onsite hospital visits to assess current clinical information systems, gather hospital team requirements for integration, plan and support the DPM 3rd party to deliver successful installations
  • Ability to drill into technical details of the agreed architectural design eg communication protocols & align the pharma client, 3rd party and hospital stakeholders to adopt the most effective technical solutions
  • Ensure that the new ecosystem enables data flows for real world data elements to transfer from the hospital systems (EHRs, eCRFs, Registries) to the pharma client's data warehouse
  • Understanding ETL processes (Extract-Transfer-Load), and varying data formats / standards, to achieve the best collection of key data (from EHRs, eCRFs, Registries) in a secure & compliant manner
  • Creation of step-by-step technical project plans, and ability to explain them to the business team, for achieving the above


  • 8+ years of experience as a Business Analyst, working in various phases of product design, launch, and implementation in a pharmaceutical or healthcare environment 
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum teams, as a Business Analyst, Team Member, and/or Scrum Master
  • Proven Experience with Digital Health & Patient Engagement initiatives
  • Expert with Smartsheet, Google Suite (gCal, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms, etc.), Slack, Jira/Confluence 
  • Expertise in Kubernetes and delivering content containers into the Google Cloud Platform 
  • Prior experience developing presentation/communication materials targeted at various levels of the organization as well as a variety of audiences (e.g. business/technical)
  • Masters or PhD in systems development, computer engineering or information management systems or similar
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

We are looking forward to getting to know you and your ambitions!

Activated at 24/03/2020
Locations Basel
Category Consultants
Contact Elisa MONACO
Reference AD000403