Data Analyst

Canada - Toronto

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Posted 1 month ago

At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries. Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives. Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.
The Role
Veeva is looking for an all-star Data Analyst to grow a global data platform for Customer Relationship Management and other applications.   We’re looking for a high-energy, passionate individual with experience working with and mining data to discover trends and derive business important insights. In this role, you will be responsible for creating standard reports as well as custom analysis, as required, based on changing business conditions within a therapeutic area or country.  You will need a good understanding of the Life Sciences industry on how field sales, medical, and marketing work.  You will help create and work with benchmarks to make the industry promotional and scientific exchange efforts more productive, which will impact patient treatment and outcomes.  You need to be able to think Big Data with a global data set, but also Small Data and be good with details as trending can be very localized.

What You'll Do

  • Collaborate closely with Product Management, Data Scientists, and Data Engineers to build the data platform
  • Create standard reports and run reports for various stakeholders
  • Investigate data and propose a business rationale for behavior based on an understanding of the Life Sciences industry
  • Build and maintain reference data groupings such as Therapeutic Areas, indications, etc.
  • Derive meaningful and impactful insights from the data, and communicate possibilities unearthed through data. 
  • Have a good intuition on when data cannot be taken at face value, and build context and meaning around metrics.
  • Proactively suggest new ideas and ways of operating
  • Educate others and be a champion of how to use this data set


  • Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and formal presentation
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or related technical field
  • 2+ years of hands-on data analysis experience
  • 3 years or more of experience with enterprise software
  • Energized by working through complex problems and love working with data
  • Experience with commercial aspects of the Life Sciences industry    

Nice to Have

  • Experience with Veeva CRM
  • Worked on global life science programmes

Perks & Benefits

  • Conveniently located in downtown Toronto
  • Snacks, beverages, and weekly lunches from local restaurants
  • Team events and rec league sports teams
  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Health & wellness programs
  • Weekly yoga classes
  • Ping pong and other games
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Veeva Systems is an equal opportunity employer. Accordingly, we are committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Veeva Systems welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
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