Full Job Description
This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission.
The Global IT Project Lead, Digital will lead, execute and support projects/initiatives/activities for the IT GBU portfolio. In this role, the Global IT Project Lead, Digital, will manage projects, end-to-end. This individual may also serve as a consultant to the business related to certain IT matters.
Manage the complete project cycle of the GBU IT portfolio
Lead and implement projects of medium to high complexity
Own key tasks, demonstrate solid business knowledge, perform tasks with minimum direction, give guidance to others, and handle complex problems
Work with functional leaders on documentation, planning, monitoring of activities, communications, execution of activities and control of the project process
Analyze and make decisions that have cross functional business impact
Gather, understand and document business objectives, specifications and requirements
Develop and execute unit/system test cases, scripts and plans
Define, design, and document business flows and processes
Define and articulate business rules required for data accuracy and consistency
Identify and resolve data quality issues
Act as the primary contact for the data management process between IT developers and the business
Provide end-user support on applications supported within the organization
Identify, analyze, propose and document appropriate solutions for problems and issues that may impact the project
Understand and follow appropriate SDLC, quality validation processes and application processes
Communicate status, solutions and concerns to relevant stakeholders in a timely manner
Provide cross-functional and business knowledge to develop business system and process alternatives
Identify, evaluate, develop and/or redesign systems and procedures to meet user requirements
Create detailed written user requirements for developers
Assist in the development of system documentation and training materials as well as training processes
Bachelor’s degree in IT or similar field
Knowledge in programming, consultation of databases, systems infrastructure, application architecture, and software engineering
Extensive project management experience required
PMP, Agile, SCRUM, Lean SixSigma or similar certifications preferred
Strong leadership and teamwork sills
Understanding of business concepts and knowledge of industry technologies
Excellent oral and written communication skills
An ability to motivate, train and lead geography dispersed teams
Sense of urgency with excellent follow-up skills
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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