Bioinformaticist, Product Development (R1112041) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/8/2020
  • Job ID:
    R1112041

Job Description

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.

Job Summary:

Provide advanced technical expertise as part of the scientific team to develop process methodology and to meet internal and external clients’ needs.  Plan and lead the development of integrated programming solutions serving the scientific and bioinformatic analysis needs.  Provide technical expertise to the scientific or Bioinformatics group.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate computational efficiency of large-scale scientific computing systems, such as those needed for genomic sequencing, identifying scientific system software components in need of improvement or replacement.
  • Provide requirements to manage infrastructure (SW updates/HW replacements) in order to support large-scale scientific computing projects, such as genomic sequencing.
  • Develop programming documentation including plans and specifications, as appropriate.
  • Scope and estimate resources, then execute on the analysis of client projects.
  • Provide advanced technical expertise in conjunction with internal and external clients, and independently bring project solutions to teams and department.
  • Perform and plan the development, implementation and validation of new product technologies and applications.
  • Manage department and/or cross-functional project teams, with matrix management responsibilities, to include budget and resource requirements.
  • Provide training and guidance to new staff.

Minimum Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology, genetics or related field and 5 years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Master's Degree in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology, genetics or related field and 3 years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Ph.D. or educational equivalent in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, genetics/molecular biology, or related field or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

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 workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1112041