Full Job Description
IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.
Modeling Team Software Engineer –San Francisco, CA
Are you interested in…
Taking a business problem and framing it as a math problem?
Utilizing advanced quantitative techniques, and brainstorming with thought leaders, to find the optimal solution to this problem?
Writing sophisticated and elegant code to implement the solution?
Collaborating with and communicating your team’s work to clients from leading pharmaceutical companies around the world?
Contributing to the advancement of healthcare provided to millions of patients?
IQVIA Consulting Services provides tools to the Life Sciences industry in countries around the world. Our data, software, and consulting practices help pharmaceutical companies make better strategic and operational decisions. We influence nearly every aspect of decision making in this industry, including strategic forecasting, portfolio modeling, launch strategy optimization, and commercial model design. In helping these companies make better decisions, our software and consulting solutions help improve quality of life for millions of patients taking therapies around the world.
We are looking for candidates to build a new generation of software models and tools. You will work directly with Life Sciences clients to structure problems, and with our tight-knit group of modeling experts to build new tools to solve those problems. A blend of people skills, as well as coding knowledge and a rigorous understanding of analysis and modeling, are considered essential for the job.
We are focused on building first-in-class or best-in-class solutions that are elegant, real-time, data-focused and simple. We understand that a great solution is not just about “blindly” building a software model, but about bringing together software with a deep understanding of client needs to deliver a solution that is right for the job. As such, this role will require you to develop, pilot and deploy new products that meet the needs of our customers and the industry. You will work directly with individuals with 20+ years of experience in the industry, and report to the Software Lead for delivering those products.
Candidates interested in joining IQVIA as a Software Engineer must have:
Experience in full stack web development including databases, UI and algorithm design (SQL and\or Oracle Preferred)
The ability to work in a cross-functional team that both interacts with clients and builds software models. This requires great communication skills as well as a track record for building consensus, driving change and creating solutions first-hand
Experience training and managing junior developers
Direct experience in building decision models that help customers make better decisions through simplifying data and problems to their essence
Strong analytical abilities. You enjoy absorbing large amounts of data and finding quantitative insights based on an understanding of complex systems
Intellectual curiosity, discipline and attention for structure and details
Bachelor’s degree in Computational Mathematics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or equivalent field.
This is a full-time, on-site position located in our San Francisco, CA office
Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.
Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.
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