Technology & Analytics Consultant (R1114556) in Singapore, SG at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/24/2020

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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.

The Opportunity

IQVIA’s Real World Group is currently recruiting for a Technology & Analytics Consultant to focus on insights platforms, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and AI/ML. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with experienced consultants, researchers and data scientists to support the design, development and delivery of a wide range projects in the life sciences space. Assignments range in complexity and delivery model, from developing new solutions to address specific client problems, to taking global and regional solutions to new clients. The role will require flexibility and creativity in the successful application of technology and analytics to address client needs, as well as collaborating with external partners and providers.

Assignment Scope & Learning Opportunities:

(In collaboration with Principals and other team members)

  • Work in a client facing environment to capture requirements, identify solution components, develop solution concepts and drive the solution design and architecture for insights platforms
  • Develop a deep understanding the business context into which solutions will be deployed, and building value propositions and business cases to highlight the benefits of developing existing solutions or deploying new ones
  • Assisting with business development (e.g. opportunities identification and scoping) and proposal writing for untapped client segments
  • Conducting background research to drive requirements and solution development, by performing quantitative and qualitative analyses, review of research and documents and discussing with subject matter experts
  • Understanding specific solution considerations based on certain user group requirements and therapy area specific factors
  • Leading project delivery including managing projects, creating reports, presentations and other client deliverables, leading client meetings and workshops
  • Ensuring successful delivery of technical components, working with developer and qc teams to ensure clients can get the most value from well tested and successfully deployed platforms
  • Working with data scientists and analysts to ensure that wherever possible, solutions make best use of data and analytical components  
  • The role will involve being trained on multiple IQVIA solutions, as well as doing self-learning to continually develop knowledge and skills

Skills & Experience Required

  • Tertiary degree in a relevant discipline e.g. computer science, information systems, engineering, informatics, analytics, data science  
  • Ideally brings  6 to 10 years of professional experience in the development and deployment of technology solutions, with a focus on solutions that have analytical or informatic components
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Great interpersonal skills including ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization, including remotely in other time-zones, to accomplish team goals
  • Strong problem solving, analytical & project management skills
  • Good level of adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge
  • Proficiency in PC applications, Excel and PowerPoint

Additional Skills & Experience of Value

  • Experience in technology related quality control and assurance
  • Experience of working with software vendors and third-party service providers to deliver projects
  • Prior experience in working with health organisations, governments and life science companies
  • Experience in using and applying Agile methodologies
  • Development experience
  • Change management experience
  • Business development or sales experience
  • Relevant academic achievements in healthcare or business management

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: R1114556