Devops Lead Finance Lead, SG&A IT

Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Foster City, California
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Feb 25, 2021
Mar 12, 2021
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Devops Lead Finance Lead, SG&A IT
United States - North Carolina - Raleigh

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gileads therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

Making an impact on a global scale
Inclusion is one of the companys five core values. Thats because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that has pursued and achieved breakthroughs in medicine for more than three decades, with the goal of creating a healthier world for all people. The company is committed to pursuing scientific invention to prevent and treat life-threatening diseases, including HIV, viral hepatitis and cancer. Gilead has operations in more than 35 countries worldwide, with headquarters in Foster City, California.

You will be part of a team that is helping millions of people live healthier, more fulfilling lives. We are a close community where every individual matters and everyone has a chance to enhance their skills through ongoing development. Inclusion is one of our core values, which means we are creating and fostering a work environment where our differences are valued, and everyone feels respected and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work. By joining Gilead, you will further our mission to discover, develop and deliver innovative therapeutics for people with life-threatening diseases.

The Gilead Business Services center in Raleigh's Research Triangle region will be home to some of the company's critical shared service teams in North America, including Information Technology, Global Financial Solutions, HR Operations and Procurement Services Desk. These functions provide the necessary support to ensure Gilead's business runs effectively and efficiently. The center will also be a catalyst for standardization of processes, digital transformation and technology optimization.

The Devops Lead Finance Lead, SG&A IT will serve as the single point of accountability between the various Finance business capability leaders and the IT functions. They will be responsible for driving business innovation and value by bringing current knowledge and future vision, and IT together. This resource will work with business leaders to enable the business visions and strategy; they will define required capabilities for business processes and data management and ensure alignment with the solutions roadmap. The role will be responsible for developing the business case, documenting and verifying business and user requirements for technology solutions.

Responsible for performing the following functions:
  • Understand, analyze, and confirm business needs.
  • Engage the business to define a portfolio of solutions that meet business goals and objectives.
  • Ensure alignment of business and IT strategy.
  • Define and plan end-to-end programs, including service level agreements, performance reporting, and issues escalation.
  • Partner with the business to develop the business case and business requirements for solutions.
  • Lead large business technology initiatives.
  • Supply and Demand Management
  • Develop, maintain and operate IT services and capabilities to support IT solution delivery.
  • Define and measure the IT service management process.
  • Execution and Management of Enterprise Level Change Management Plans
  • Oversight of Security, Privacy and Risk Assessment Action Plan.
  • Plan and manage resources on a global capability basis to meet capacity and service level requirements.
  • Perform other job-related duties as required.

Basic Qualifications:
High School Degree and Twelve Year's Experience OR Associates Degree and Ten Year's Experience OR Bachelor's Degree and Eight Years' Experience OR Masters' Degree and Six Years' Experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience
  • Experience or formal training in Life Sciences is not required, but is preferred.
  • Excellent business partnering and communication skills
  • Ability to provide consultative advice and decision making
  • Good project management, cross-functional team collaboration and vendor management skills
  • Demonstrate solid track record of driving projects to successful outcomes
  • Experience with managing SaaS vendors is required
  • Prior experience with SOX, IT Security and legal compliance.

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As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.

For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the EEO is the Law' poster.



Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

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