Assoc Dir, Business Analysis (R1080584) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/22/2019

Job Snapshot

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.

This is a billable role with extensive client facing contact during US hours.
• Perform requirements gathering and analysis in order to provide high quality and detailed requirements, ensuring the
closest involvement with, and agreement from, the user community
• Produce and review data/information models and preliminary system architecture, as needed
• Create prototypes and simulations to provide an accurate, graphical user interface representation, thereby facilitating
successful solution design and development
• Evaluate and communicate departmental strategy to IT and business staff
• Resolve conflicting end-user requirements
• Follow Quintiles System Life-Cycle (SLC) and Computer System Validation (CSV) procedures, as appropriate
• Collaborate with the Lead User, or delegated member of the applicable business group, to create a User
Requirements Specification (URS) document
• Collaborate with the Development group to create a Functional Specification (FS) document
• Model processes to clarify business requirements, and to enhance or re-engineer business processes, prior to, or in
parallel with, solution design and implementation, as necessary
• Maintain knowledge of the IT industry; analyze the abilities of tools and technologies, compare with the need of the
business, then recommend potential solutions to managers within the business
• As needed, review the Performance Qualification (PQ) document(s) prior to authorization and execution, to ensure
that it incorporates previously-captured requirements, and includes tests or test steps that explicitly address each
identified user requirement
• Collaborate with Global IT Solutions functional groups by adhering to established processes to ensure that business
requirements are delivered through successful project implementation of optimal, cost-effective solutions
• Collaborate with developers to ensure adherence to business requirements and UI design specifications
• Develop training and support programs for global technology and process implementations, as needed
• Identify initial Business Case requirements & other pre-project activities (e.g., high-level requirements, project scope,
• Provide internal team leadership and perform line management duties including employee reviews, merit and bonus allocations, coaching and mentoring of staff, and any other management related activities.
• Act as primary point of contact with client when needed in support of performing any of the stated responsibilities in this job description.

Join Us

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1080584