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Senior Data Analyst, Global Market Analytics and Insights

Req ID:  3899

Working Location: MASSACHUSETTS, WESTBOROUGH; Mexico, Chiapas; Mexico, Yucatán; Nationwide; Nova Scotia, Halifax 


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
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Job Description

The Senior Data Analyst, Global Market Analytics & Insights will reside within the Global Market Analytics & Center of Excellence function, part of the overall Global Market Intelligence & Customer Insights & Analytics (GMCI&A) team.


The candidate will collaborate with stakeholders both within GMCI&A and across Olympus businesses to define data needs, develop and implement databases, establish standardized process, and provide data analytics and actionable insights to support Therapeutic Solution Division (TSD), Endoscopic Solution Division (ESD) and Corporate functions.


This position is critical to the overall analytical excellence development for the GMCI&A team. The candidate should be conformable with working with complex data including global medical procedures, medical services, diseases, providers, Olympus products, customers, market and competitive parameters.


The candidate will need to possess strong data expertise regarding data mining, database design, data profiling, extraction, and transformation. The candidate will be proficient in skills such as SQL, Python or R, or other necessary data science and visualization techniques.


It is expected that this role will develop strategic partnership with leaders within GMCI&A and across the entire enterprise including Health Economics, Finance, Business Units, Marketing, Business Development, Sales, and other areas.


The candidate will also be a self-starter and comfortable with ambiguity in a fast-paced matrix working environment.

Job Duties

* Engage with GMCI&A team leaders and business stakeholders to identify strategic needs where data and analytics can drive business value and transform business problems into data and analytical solutions.


* Partner with Health Economics, Finance, Marketing, Sales, and other teams across Olympus to assess and consolidate data sources on global medical procedures, medical services, diseases, providers, products, customers, market and competitive parameters, etc.


* Lead the efforts to scale data architecture and governance processes and set up and maintain a centralized database across all relevant data domains.


* Design and implement appropriate data collection, repository and reporting tools to improve data flows and supporting processes.


* Query databases and other data sources to extract and compile structured data to support strategic data needs for GMCI, Business Unit, Corporate, and other functions.


* Establish and maintain standardized data element definition, structure, and tables to support high frequency analytics including market models, market drivers and mix, segmentation, competitive benchmarking, forecasting, financial analysis, and other business analysis.


* Set up and implement standard dashboard, self-service reporting, and portal for prioritized and high frequent data requirements.


* Manage data driven projects involving timelines, vendor relationships, and budgets to ensure projects are delivered with the highest quality and within specified timeframes.


* Translate data into actionable insights and effectively communicate key findings and strategic recommendations to different levels of stakeholders globally.


* Collaborate with IT to ensure utilization and alignment on IT capability for data development and management.


* Build strategic partnerships across global Olympus business units and functions to uncover data synergies, drive efficiencies, and standardize best practices.


* Performs all other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements



* Bachelor’s degree in data science, analytics, mathematics, engineering, finance, economics, or related disciplines; Advanced degree a plus.


*  Minimum of 5 years of experience in data analysis, database management, data science, business intelligence, market/customer intelligence, consulting, strategy, or equivalent area; strongly prefer minimum of 2 years of experience in the healthcare, medical device, or life science industry.


* Minimum of 2 years of hands-on experience in data, database development and management including working knowledge on ETL and SQL.


* Minimum of 1 year project management experience in leading data projects across multiple teams.


* Travel: <10% (domestic and international).




* Experience with Python, statistics software such as R, and data visualization tools such as Power BI or Tableau preferred.


* Advanced Excel skills.


* Ability to understand business, technical and clinical needs.


* Ability to transform business problems into data solutions.


* Strong analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving skills.


* Demonstrated experience for developing data capability for complex projects.


* Self-motivated, high commitment and dedication with proactive mind-set.


* Outstanding written and verbal communication (incl. PowerPoint, presentation skills).

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,500 employees throughout locations in North and South America. For more information, visit

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It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Westborough || 

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

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