IT Senior Analyst, R&D Advanced Computing, Cloud Solution Engineering

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Job Description

Janssen Research & Development LLC, a Johnson & Johnson company, is recruiting for an IT Senior Analyst, R&D Advanced Computing, Cloud Solution Engineering.

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.

Janssen Research & Development, LLC discovers and develops innovative medical solutions to address important unmet medical needs in oncology, immunology, neuroscience, infectious diseases and vaccines, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
We are Janssen. Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

The R&D Advanced Computing team is part of a broader R&D Data & Automation organization that works on leading-edge technology solutions to drive the Pharma R&D business. R&D Advanced Computing is made up of a group of technical engineers and solution architects engaged in the hands-on delivery of business solutions. Team members typically work directly with business partners in delivering solutions. The team prides itself on being closely involved in all aspects of deployments, including assisting with defining business value propositions and user story collections, crafting robust solution architectures and implementing the technical solutions. 

Our mission is to use the best technology to design and deliver high performing, scalable platforms, enabling our business partners to capitalize on opportunities that could not have been done before.

The IT Senior Analyst, R&D Advanced Computing will be a part of this team, providing technology and organizational leadership, driving programs, assessing technologies and delivering solutions in the area of cloud solution engineering and related disciplines.


  • Lead and implement technology deployments to business partners in the areas of Discovery, Data Sciences, Computational Biology, Advanced Modeling & Simulation and Statistical/Numerical Modeling
  • Maintain positive relationships with Business Technology Leaders, Data Sciences, Discovery Sciences, Biotherapeutics, and various Therapeutic Areas
  • Collaborate with numerous groups across the IT organization, as well as partner with external communities
  • Execute upon the team's technology stack, including capabilities for scheduling, communication, monitoring, reporting, alerting, deployment, orchestration, configuration management, infrastructure, reuse, and reproducibility
  • Use the outstanding capabilities of cloud computing to deliver effective solutions
  • Keep abreast of the rapidly changing technology landscape and incorporate new technologies such as containerization and accelerated AI / Machine Learning / Deep Learning as appropriate to deliver business value

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/ Computational Science/ Bioinformatics/ or of related field with a minimum of 2 years of industry experience; OR a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computational Science, Bioinformatics, or related field
  • Proven ability to lead projects and apply business acumen to build new opportunities is required
  • Experience with Python, Java, C++, or related complex programming language is required
  • Experience with functionality of Linux platforms is required
  • Experience with vendor management is required
  • Experience working in a fast-paced collaborative environment is required
  • Experience with AWS EC2 and S3 is strongly preferred
  • Experience working on cross-functional and global teams is preferred
  • Experience with AWS EMR, Spark/Hadoop deployments is preferred
  • Experience with container functionality (Docker/Kubernetes/Singularity) is preferred
  • Experience with GPUs for areas such as predictive model training is preferred
  • Experienced in working with Chef for configuration management is preferred
  • Experience working with Agile methodology is preferred
  • Experienced with AWS RDS, Lambda and/or Sagemaker is an advantage
  • Experience with other major cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform is helpful
  • Experience with advanced functionality of Windows platforms will be helpful
If you are interested in the position and match the above criteria, please apply online!

What’s in it for you…?
“Caring for the world, one person at a time…”
As an employee, we consider you as our most valuable asset. We take your career seriously. As part of a global team in an innovative environment, your development is key and our day-to-day responsibility. Through e-university, on job training, various projects, and programs, we ensure your personal growth. Our benefits make sure we care for you and your family now and in the future! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V. (7555)
Job Function
Info Technology
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