Software Developer II (R1094949) en Durham, NC de IQVIA™

Fecha de publicación 10/29/2019

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    Durham, NC
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Descripción del trabajo

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.


  • Apply formal software engineering methodologies to develop solutions in a timely manner.  Track and provide status updates to support project schedules.
  • Develop data analysis workflows alongside bioinformaticians.
  • Learn the scientific, statistical, and analytical methods applied.
  • Create requirements, design, and user manual documentation to support validation efforts.
  • Evaluate, test, and improve legacy software tools.
  • Build, test, and evaluate third-party software tools.
  • Evaluate computational efficiency of large-scale scientific computing systems and identify system software components in need of development, improvement, or replacement.
  • Troubleshoot problems, provide workarounds, and develop patches to software and systems.
  • Perform other duties and learning activities as directed.


  • Experience using Python, Perl, JAVA, C#, or C++ to implement Object Oriented Designs.
  • Strong opinions on software engineering and what it means to create quality software.
  • Experience evaluating and improving the efficiency of programs in a Linux environment.
  • Experience with command line compilation and debugging.
  • Experience with makefiles, coverage analysis and other forms of runtime profiling.
  • Experience with all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Ability to effectively handle multiple tasks with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office suite of applications.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability / willingness to learn bioinformatics / genomics
  • Experience designing relational databases and working knowledge of SQL.
  • Experience with the Common Workflow Language (CWL), Arvados, PERL, C++, AWS, Docker
  • Working knowledge of Bioinformatics, Genomics, or Life Sciences


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field with a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


  • Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time

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Job ID: R1094949