Data Analytics Analyst (R1083431) in Cambridge, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/18/2019

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.

IQVIA’s Managed Market Analytics Solutions group is looking for an Data Analytics Analyst or Lead to perform development and periodic delivery objectives using healthcare data analytics. This is a mid-level position with growth opportunities that include spearheading product and methodology development initiatives.


Product Development and Delivery

  • Initial development of data products and services derived from the IQVIA proprietary data assets via SQL Server and MS Excel
  • Routinized production and delivery of periodic deliverables
  • Secondary market research and quality assurance to improve the quality and accuracy of these deliverables
  • Maintaining regular communications with clients as part of maintaining both the product and the ongoing client relationship

Support Roles

  • Support related sales and internal development efforts as subject matter expert
  • Support other Managed Markets Analytics Solutions visual solution platform implementation as technical expert in design and analytics

Growth Opportunities

  • Develop, Maintain, and Manage Methodology
    • Update and test standard methodology code to be used within production processes
    • Define standard operating procedures for new procedures and deliverables
  • Develop, Maintain, and Manage Best Practices
    • Dataset and procedure documentation (procurement forms, processing methodology, capture, etc.)
    • Understanding of fact and dimension table relationships (which table, when?)
  • In addition to Tracking, Support Data Investigations Analytically
    • Look into suspicious data patterns
    • Leverage knowledge of data processing methodology and sources to find issues or explain phenomena
  • Support Business Development Requests
    • Run basic queries for quick, time sensitive data pulls
    • Leverage standard methods to conduct analyses
    • Support Sales efforts as subject matter expert


  • Experience with MS Office suite required
  • Proficiency and familiarity with MS SQL Server or other database language highly preferred
  • Knowledge of the general landscape of managed care health organization and US healthcare system also highly valued
  • Good communication skills and to be able to interpret and address client needs
  • 0 – 2 years of related work experience
  • Organized and efficient
  • Energetic and excited for challenges (growth-minded)
  • Able to comprehend managed markets basics and apply to data context


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: R1083431