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IBM IBM Healthcare Consulting - Sr Manager Life Science in Chicago, Illinois


IBM's Industry Consultants are essential to our clients as they work to reinvent themselves for the future. Join our highly visible and highly skilled team of global consultants as we strive to accelerate sales, deliver client engagements, and build IBM's market eminence. If you are a forward-thinker and a curious intellectual, we welcome you to apply for your next exciting career challenge!

Your Role and Responsibilities

We are on a journey to build a healthcare and life sciences services practice that has the clarity, focus, empathy and industry expertise needed to shape the future with our most important clients. Transforming an industry requires a balance of cutting-edge technology, innovative solutions and passionate people. We're building our Watson Health Consulting team to complement the incredible services, products, data sets and platforms across IBM including IBM Watson Health. As the world changes as a result of COVID-19 into the new healthcare world, we have the resources to solve the most pressing issues facing these industries today. As a new group inside IBM Global Business Services, we have the mentality, flexibility and agility of a start-up and the support of the IBM enterprise and our broader partner ecosystem.

We're looking for individuals with deep knowledge of healthcare and life sciences ecosystems, so we can provide comprehensive services and solutions to some of the most prestigious organizations in the world. If you're passionate about solving complex problems with proven technology and have the curiosity to think beyond the standard, then we can tackle big things together.

Grounded in deep data, technology and integration expertise, and leveraging our global health and life sciences community, we are focused on enabling the digitisation of health to deliver change for patients. We are looking for leadership to grow our practice with a wealth of expertise in shaping and delivering change.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5+ years of experience in Life Science or in a consultancy or Business Development role targeting the Life Science industry

  • Min 3+ years of experience with Clinical Development operating models, technical solutions and service models, specifically with experience in clinical trial related activities across study phases and from study startup through to regulatory submission

  • Advisory and consulting experience in a technology environment in the Life Sciences Industry with applied knowledge of current and developing industry trends, dynamics and challenges

  • Proven experience of shaping and delivering insights and programs using digital and technology in Life Sciences

  • Demonstrated experience in advising Life Sciences organizations including a network of technology decision-makers across Life Sciences organizations incorporating large companies, SMEs and the non-commercial sector

  • Experience building, managing and directing multi-functional teams of 6+ technology consultants to develop and deliver technical solutions

  • Experience working with health data including patient registries and real-world data across therapy areas

  • Experience across business transformation elements: user experience, process optimization / target operating model design, org change management

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Proven experience working with global organizations

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written

  • Experience working in a matrixed organization

About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.

Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It's time to define your career.

About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:

*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.

*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.

*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.