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Senior HRIS Analyst

Requisition ID:  395

Deerfield, Illinois, US

Date:  Aug 2, 2019

At Lundbeck, we believe life is too precious to be interrupted by brain disorders. Lundbeck is uncompromisingly committed to the research, development and delivery of targeted therapies for people living with significant psychiatric and neurological disorders. We pursue imaginative solutions, driven by passionate people committed to do the right thing for our patients, our company and our communities. Lundbeck strives to be a leader in depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. 


For Lundbeck, making a meaningful difference for patients is more than an aspiration; it is a commitment that shapes everything we do. Patient advocacy is at the core of who we are and motivates every individual at Lundbeck. Our engagement with the communities we serve grants us better understanding of the needs of patients and their families; and that drives us to develop innovative therapies and impactful programs for patients and caregivers.



The Senior HRIS Analyst is responsible for ensuring the data integrity and maintenance of employee and business information within all HR systems and process, producing reports, metrics and guidance for compliance and decision-making (including developing and integrating detailed operating procedures). This position also: partners with various levels of HR (locally and at Corporate) and their internal customers to analyze work process design and flow; improves processes through complex data analysis and report analytics; helps leverage the return on technological capabilities; partners and assists with system planning, controls, testing and implementation of HR solutions; and advises, guides, supports, and partners with broader HR and users on systems, programs and interpretation of policies. 



Develops and maintains HR system tables, and documents processes and results in a quick, accurate and efficient manner.

Assists in review, testing and implementation of HR system upgrades or patches. Collaborates with Corporate functional and technical staff to coordinate application of upgrades or fixes.

Provides support for all HR systems including, but not limited to, researching and resolving HR system problems, unexpected results or process flaws. Performs scheduled activities. Recommends solutions or alternate methods to meet requirements.

Writes, maintains and supports variety of complex reports and queries utilizing appropriate reporting tools. Assists in development of standard and complex reports for on-going customer needs.

Recommends process/customer service improvements, innovative solutions, policy changes and/or major variations from established policy with intent to be reviewed/approved by appropriate leadership for implementation.

Understands and uses qualitative and quantitative measurement and data collection design principles. 

Maintains data integrity in systems. This includes developing and running audit queries, analyzing data, automating processes, and developing and implementing methods to ensure root source data quality.

Interprets data, finds patterns, and makes business recommendations based on trends in data.

Maintains awareness of current trends in HR systems with a focus on product and service development, delivery and support, and applying key technologies. Examine trends in information systems training, materials and techniques.

Allies with HR broader team to understand their needs and the needs of their client groups; and develops creative solutions to needs and uncover further opportunities.

Assists with HR special projects and performs other duties as assigned.



  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 5 years of HRIS system administration and/or business analytics experience
  • Proven ability to function as internal HRIS Subject Matter Expert recommending, developing and implementing technical solutions that enhance efficiencies and performance
  • Strong understanding of HR system database / interface design including table structures, functions and processes, and experience with database tools 
  • Highly proficient with Excel and the Microsoft Suite
  • Customer focused and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated ability in process improvement
  • Demonstrated ability to be successful in a team environment
  • Ability to think analytically through complex HR and business issues, and resolve issues through system capabilities
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate system resolution with vendors and interfaces between vendors
  • Ability to collaborate, partner, guide and influence
  • Ability to drive results



  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree in human resources management, information systems or related field
  • HRIS system administration experience specific to SAP/SuccessFactors
  • Systems implementation experience
  • Experience with and working knowledge of Affirmative Action programs and reporting
  • HRIP certification
  • Knowledge of payroll, benefits and compensation administration practices
  • Prior experience working in or with other HR disciplines



  • Willingness/Ability to travel up to 10% domestically. International travel may be required.



Lundbeck is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employement opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law, rule, or regulation. Lundbeck participates in E-Verify. 

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best. 

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain diseases and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.

Our approximately 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programs and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research center is based in Denmark and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.1 billion in 2018 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.8 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.