Business Analyst Lead - Global Education

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Somerville, New Jersey
  • Posted: March 20, 2017
  • Reference ID: 5335170317-en-us

Johnson and Johnson’s Medical Devices business segment is recruiting for a Business Analyst Lead – Global Education. This position can be located in Somerville, NJ. The position may require up to 20% travel.


Our Medical Devices business segment produces a broad range of innovative products and solutions used primarily by health care professionals in the fields of orthopedics, neurological disease, vision care, diabetes care, infection prevention, diagnostics, cardiovascular disease, and aesthetics.


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This position will be primarily aligned with the Medical Devices IT Global Education Solutions product line, working closely with the business to translate business needs and requirements into clear and easily understood strategies and requirements for consumable product backlogs and sprints cycles.  This position will also manage effective relationships with key development and delivery teams to ensure the smooth Agile delivery of key product and solutions in support of the Global Education Product line.


The Business Analyst Lead – Global Education will:

  • Partner across a number of WW (worldwide) stakeholders (Business & IT) to build strategies for successful development and deployment of Global Education Solutions portfolio of core capability offerings and new technologies to drive business value; enabling the achievement of product delivery targets and more.
  • Prioritizes and aligns with business accordingly to drive a harmonized WW portfolio in support business goals. 
  • Ensures effective coordination of user acceptance testing (as required) and/or assist unit testers to ensure requirements are satisfied.
  • Writes, manages and clarifies story points as required.  Maintain key Product backlogs in partnership with Business Product Owners accordingly. 
  • Works with the business to translate requirements for IT sprint cycles and in a consumable format and terminology for developers (includes project charters, use cases, data flows, wireframes, etc). Explains to the business how requirements may be implemented from a functional standpoint.
  • Understands IT products or systems in the Global Education space, maps out business processes to serve as reference for development and IT support
  • Oversees day to day platform configuration management
  • Applies compliance requirements within scope of responsibility, provides documentation and participates in compliance activities as required
  • Drives collaborations and sharing of best practices within the Education spaces across the WW Medical Device IT community.

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required. A degree in the field of Computer Science or Business Administration is preferred. A Master’s degree is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years of overall IT experience is required
  • A minimum of 5 years of knowledge related to industry and business process and trends related to Global Education or related areas is preferred
  • Strong experience with enterprise architecture and application development methodologies required
  • Broad understanding of Global Education line capabilities and limitations of existing systems is preferred.
  • Quickly learns business and complex processes is required.
  • Ability to understand and work across multiple business domains in support of projects is required. Strong communication and critical thinking skills are required. 
  • Previous experience in an Agile environment is preferred.
  • Familiarity with software development methodologies is required.
  • Ability to partner with development teams that support various technology platforms is required. Proven relationship management skills are required.

Primary Location
United States-New Jersey-Somerville
Depuy Orthopaedics. Inc. (6029)
Job Function
Info Technology
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