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Summer Internship - Machine Learning (R1057078) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1057078

Job Description

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.



Announcing IMS Health and Quintiles are now IQVIA™.


Join us on our journey!

IQVIA™ is 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.IQVIA™ has approximately 55,000 employees in more than 100 countries, all committed to making the potential of Human Data Science a reality, and we are actively hiring.The Analytics Center of ExcellenceDrawing on the strengths of Quintiles and IMS Health, IQVIA is creating the next generation of clinical development. Our new solutions combine world-class clinical research and data-driven insights to offer clients more precise and predictable paths to product approval.Our new Analytics Center of Excellence (Analytics COE) harnesses our global healthcare insights, working closely with our clinical and therapeutic experts to power evidence-driven design, speed site activation and recruit the right patients, faster. This is a new unit within our business, integrated within Clinical Operations. We’re using big data and advanced analytics to derive insights that transform clinical development and bring new medicines to patients faster through successful trial delivery.This multi-functional team is an innovation for our business, requiring entrepreneurial and independent thinking to build our capability. Unique and with a global view, this Center of Excellence is a chance to revolutionize the clinical research industry.Machine Learning Internship – the roleThe machine learning internship requires and understanding of data science, mathematics, machine learning, and distributed computing. This is a new internship program within IQVIA. The purpose of the internship program is to expose students to practical healthcare industry data problems at the petabyte level. Optimizing machine learning and deep learning algorithms, you will have petabytes of data, state of the art hardware such as massive distributed clusters and GPUs, and professional support to develop ways to design complex and efficient models. Clinical development is an untapped domain space for modern data science so this position offers an opportunity to make a large impact on the industry.You will be working with a group of advanced machine learning researchers and engineers and collaboration will be essential.Your typical activities might include:-   Implementing deep learning, machine learning, and data mining algorithms on distributed platforms.-   Automating machine learning algorithms within the production environment.-   Proposing alternative methodologies for current processes and algorithms.-   Working with electronic medical records, healthcare claims, clinical trial data, and unstructured text data.-   Working with technology teams to support machine-learning algorithms in big data platforms.-   Supporting customized projects by designing and implementing algorithms and statistical models on related datasets. Qualification:Our ideal candidate will have: •   One year completion into a Master’s degree or PhD with a focus in machine learning or distributed computing. •   An in-depth understanding of machine learning algorithms and modelling. •   Experience with Spark/Hadoop and either Theano/Tensorflow/Caffe/Torch. •   Experience in Python.

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

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 ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1057078