Statistician 2 (R1090780) in Frankfurt/Main, DE at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/7/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1090780

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.

Join us on our exciting journey!

IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

With a global team of over 50,000, we harness insights, commercial and scientific depth, and executional expertise to empower clients to achieve some of their most important goals: Improving clinical, scientific and commercial results. Realizing the full potential of innovations.

Statistical Services - with departments in Frankfurt, Philadelphia, Paris and Milan as well as a network of over 300 experts worldwide - is the global competence center for statistics at

IQVIA. Statistical Services is responsible for quality and further development the statistical procedures and methods used. The team is in charge for the maintenance and improvements mainly in the field of survey methodology and data quality assurance. Joining the Statistical Services team provides the opportunity to work with large and complex data and methodologies in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. As a member of our team, you can expect exciting local and international projects, a variety regarding all fields of statistics as well as a collaboration with global teams offering interesting development opportunities.

Senior Statistician

(Location: Frankfurt/M., Germany) to support CESE (Central, East and South Europe) Business Unit with a special focus on Germany.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Development of new methodologies and approaches to deliver custom and standardized solutions to our clients as well as implementation of concept studies
  • Support in the implementation of new statistical technologies and innovations (including Data-Mining and Machine Learning)
  • Collaboration in innovation projects for existing and new processes and offerings
  • Conceptualizing, planning and conducting complex statistical data analyses
  • Structured preparation, visualization and presentation of analyses results

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Master degree in Statistics, Economics/Econometrics, Computer Science or related field
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in quantitative data analysis or PhD with at least 1 year of relevant professional experience
  • Good knowledge of the higher statistical and econometric methods in theory and practice (including Machine Learning and Data Mining technics)
  • Experience working with Big Data (Data-Mining)
  • Python or R is a must and further statistical programing skills in SAS/SQL is favorable
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office package (especially Excel)
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral) including technical aspects of a project, ability to develop usable documentation, results interpretation and business recommendations
  • Favorable German language skills (grade C) and excellent English language capability
  • Strong analytic mindset and logical thinking capability with problem solving skills
  • Innovative thinking and joy in solving challenges
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical market and experience with pharmaceutical data (medical, hospital, pharmacy, claims data) would be a plus, but not a must

We offer:

  • Participation in interesting national and international projects for global pharmaceutical companies
  • Exciting tasks in all kind statistical analyses including Machine Learning
  • A number of internal and external trainings  
  • Participation in conferences and industry workshops
  • Attractive salary
  • Constant contact with new technologies
  • Attractive benefits package (Life insurance, reimbursement for public transportation tickets, social fund, etc.)

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.


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.



Job ID: R1090780