Sanofi Group Safety Compliance Operations – Domain Leader, Bridgewater, NJ in Bridgewater, New Jersey

You will join the ITS department which support all Sanofi medical activities, to make the difference in Healthcare with technologies and to deliver solutions that empower patients life and differentiate us from our competitors.

The Domain Leader leads and engages a global team and together they deliver solutions and services in alignment with the Pharmacovigilance and ITS strategies, support existing applications and rationalize the worldwide applications portfolio.

The Domain Leader collaborates with the ITS Business Partners for the definition and the execution of the Long Range Plan. For his/her domain, He/She is accountable of:

  • Executing the portfolio of projects, applications and services,

  • Guarantying business continuity of the applications and services,

  • Proactively onboarding new technologies to address new/unmet Business needs.

The Domain “Safety compliance operations” covers the following main business capabilities:

The Domain Leader is a Global Manager. He/She is responsible for building the right positive mindset, developing his/her team and adapting their skills and expertise to Business and IT evolution.

The main responsibilities are:

Program/Project portfolio Execution :

  • Understand business strategy & Leverage new technologies to propose innovative solutions enabling business objectives

  • Consolidate all projects demands for his/her domain

  • Propose solutions, costs & staffing to address those demands

  • Contribute to Long Range Plan & portfolio prioritization to manage his/her envelop & financial challenges

  • Define and allocate the right sourcing

  • Supervise the project execution and the delivery the corresponding solutions, guarantying reliability, flexibility, security and performances

  • Develop deep domain functional understanding

Application & Service portfolio management:

  • Ensure to have the rights services, at the right quality with the right costs

  • Monitor the usages and identify new offers

  • Ensure applications and service lifecycle management by defining and implementing technical and functional roadmaps

  • Ensure the monitoring of solutions and services to achieve ITS SLA target and supervise continuous improvement plan

  • Maximize existing solutions & Optimize “run” costs

  • Ensure application retirement

  • Ensure critical applications have a Disaster Recovery Plan

  • Contribute to all ITS transversal initiatives impacting the solutions & services.

Global team management & Development:

  • Build energy , trust and engage employees

  • Encourage feedback culture, bottom up, co-development and lesson learnt

  • Foster an organization that has a positive orientation towards change management and is able to take appropriate risks

  • Ensure that teams have the means to successfully achieve their mission

  • Provide coaching and mentoring

  • Build and manage the associates, including goal setting, performance reviews and people development and training plans

  • Monitor performance and take corrective actions if needed

  • Define and follow individual & collective development plan

  • Identify and develop talents

  • Anticipate skills requirements based on LRP, IT market then develop those to maintain / improve the overall performance

  • Foster functional and geographical mobility in the teams

The expected skills are:

  • Bachelor's degree in computing or computer science l discipline.

  • Ten years relevant experience in project/program & solutions management

  • Leadership of global teams (Different countries & sites) able to engage & federate team

  • Active listening

  • Business driven – Able to create a trustful partnership

  • Team & company player , capacity to collaborate transversally and internationally

  • Ability to define a vision , with on strategic thinking and to regularly stand back

  • Ability to challenge

  • Great ability to influence & negotiate

  • Excellent ability to anticipate & prioritize

  • Proactivity & source of proposals

  • Problem solver , delivery oriented, identifying key success factors & main risks

  • Transparent , great verbal and written synthetic communication skills

  • Ability to make decisions in a uncertain environment

  • Fluent in English

  • Ability to give 360 feedback

  • Conduct changes

  • Identify & develop team skills

  • Broad knowledge of IT activities management, based on business value:

  • Project portfolio management

  • Solution portfolio management,

  • Program/project management

  • Knowledge of service operation processes (i.e ITIL, ITSM)

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life

Sanofi is dedicated to supporting people through their health challenges. We are a global biopharmaceutical company focused on human health. We prevent illness with vaccines, provide innovative treatments to fight pain and ease suffering. We stand by the few who suffer from rare diseases and the millions with long-term chronic conditions.

With more than 100,000 people in 100 countries, Sanofi is transforming scientific innovation into healthcare solutions around the globe.

Sanofi, Empowering Life