System Manager II

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


System Manager 2 – Gxp System – MIT


Does your motivation come from challenges and working in a dynamic environment?? Are you enthusiastic about understanding the business and bringing attention to key business challenges? Then we might have the right position for you.



About the department


Global Information Technology (IT) India was established in February 2010 as an integral part of Global IT in Head Quarter. The establishment of Global IT India is in line with the overall IT strategy in Novo Nordisk, which is to globalise IT in Novo Nordisk. From the beginning in 2010, the unit has grown to 300+ employees till date. The main role of Global IT India is to 'manage' IT, which includes system management, project management, infrastructure management, compliance management, security management, process management and vendor management.


The position


As System Manager, you will be responsible for managing the SAP ECC system for Logistics (GxP, SarbOx, Business Critical) covering maintenance and support planning, System Budget planning and management – All SAP systems in Logistics, Periodic System Management Activities, Ensure that the IT system complies with internal & external requirements to ensure validated state


Furthermore, you will be Supervising the day-to-day usage, operation and maintenance of the computer system, Contracting services from suppliers and vendor as needed, Validation of Computer systems and application service, IT Security Procedure, Prepare Requirement Specification for Computer Systems.


You are also expected to Manage the Configuration, Test, Users of Computer Systems, Manage Computer Systems Risks, Manage IT Incidents, Major Incident and Disaster Recovery in IT, Manage System Budget including tracking of all expenses incurred in current year (planned, adhoc), future planning, system contracts and keeping all stakeholders informed about status and deviations if any, Manage System Transition as directed by management




Below skills are required to have


  • MCA, M.Sc., B.SC. or similar graduate degree in relevant field (Computer Science, IT Quality), preferred to have Industry recognised ITIL and ISO quality management certification
  • 6-7 years of overall IT experience
  • 5 years of relevant experience
  • Good to have - SAP System Experience, Agile knowhow
  • 3+ years of experience in Pharmaceutical industry in GxP areas with exposure to regulatory affairs
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate with external parties (vendors), stakeholders, user community
  • Ability to represent NN in relations with users and external vendors/stakeholders



Working at Novo Nordisk


At Novo Nordisk, we create value by putting patients first. Every ten seconds, two people are diagnosed with diabetes, and more than 371 million people worldwide need us. Working here is not just a way to make a living, but a way to make a difference.




For further information, please contact Bharath R at BHRZ@novonordisk.com




30th Sep 2021.


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