Technical Database Administrator (R1066721) in Cambridge, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Cambridge, MA
  • Date Posted:
    5/21/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1066721

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.

At IQVIA, we look for the very best people, and then give them meaningful work to do. We don’t simply think about careers, we think about contributions. Those who choose to work with us are joining a recognized global leader – a company uniquely positioned to help clients make the most of market opportunities and respond to challenges that affect global healthcare.  We’re committed to blending industry expertise and advanced technology to deliver the most accurate perspectives and in-depth analytics on healthcare dynamics. 

Our people are creative and client-focused. They are among the best and brightest in the industry. And they bring a broad range of expertise to the table. Our people are analysts, statisticians, software engineers, consultants, sales leaders, marketing and product managers, and more. The key to our success is our people, whose experience, talent, commitment and diversity set the standard for the health information industry.

DESCRIPTION

The Technical Administrator role fits between our data-oriented solutions team and strategy-minded consultants.  It requires an expert with an eye for detail to best facilitate the procurement and use of data across project teams with tasks that include:

  • Administrate network drives by maintaining and defining user groups and storage while overseeing the archive protocol and auditing standard operating procedures regularly
  • Manage SQL server by monitoring storage and space, troubleshooting issues, and overseeing the archive protocol
  • Manage practice intranet by granting access and creating accounts and troubleshooting server issues
  • Provision team data requests through ticket management, database creation, as well as data extraction and load processes
  • Manage data investigation process by acting as a point of contact for teams with data issues and communicating findings between appropriate groups in order to ensure timely and effective follow-through

Growth opportunities for the role could expand to include more strategy-based challenges such as providing analytical support for data investigations and taking ownership over practice methodology/best practices for data use.

REQUIREMENTS

Applicants should be curious, organized, and efficient with the technical skills necessary to support the role’s various tasks, including:

  • Basic knowledge of SQL (Administration and experience in writing T-SQL queries)
  • Knowledge in file share administration and permissions management
  • Proven ability to develop and manage processes
  • Experience in Kayako or other Ticketing system (like Jira, Etc.)
  • Ability to work out of Cambridge, MA office

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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™

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: R1066721