Associate Director, Product Management (R1109039) in Marlborough, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/3/2020

Job Snapshot

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.

Summary:

You will work closely with the product manager and engineering team on RIM solutions from conception to launch. As part of the product management team, you bridge the technical and business worlds as you design products that our customers love. You will closely work with the product manager and other SMEs within the company to develop product roadmap. You will provide subject matter expertise to align product roadmap with customer needs and agency guidance. You will also provide support to sales and marketing initiatives, as needed. You have a bias toward action and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development. As a subject matter expert, you will be part of shaping the next generation of RIM solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help define a product vision and strategy.
  • Formulate and define product scope and objectives based on industry needs and agency guidance.
  • Help define product roadmap. Gather and document requirements for product releases, ensuring good input is taken from regulatory, client and technical standpoint.
  • Help prioritize requirements/features based on external and internal feedback.
  • Perform analysis of business needs, documentation of requirements and translation into proper user and functional requirement specifications.
  • Keep up-to-date with agency guidance, interpret guidance and evaluate its implications on product roadmap.
  • Mentor, instruct and direct the work of other business systems analysts.
  • Utilize issue tracking system and change control processes and systems to ensure that the development backlog is maintained.
  • Work with the development and QA team members to ensure that product updates are delivered on time and in accordance with the product roadmap.
  • Be a product champion within the organization; ensure a good understanding of existing features and future functionality, per the roadmap.
  • Support pre-sales and sales process, by providing RFP input or conducting client demo.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Project based BA supervision

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree and relevant certifications.
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in pharmaceutical industry (e.g., Regulatory Affairs, Clinical, Medical Information).
  • Experience with Regulatory Information Management-oriented products and services.
  • Effective leadership and communication skills.

Preferred Qualification:

  • M.S. or PhD. in a scientific field or MBA Degree.
  • 5+ years of Labeling-oriented products and services experience or a combination of 5+ years regulatory and/or related experience.
  • Knowledge of global standards and regulations related to CCDS and Product Labeling governing drug development and maintenance in major markets.
  • Experience with XML-based labeling submissions such as SPL, XEVMPD, and/or IDMP.
  • Experience with content management systems, content authoring and workflow processes.
  • Experience with structured authoring tools.
  • Experience with eliciting and drafting use cases and business/user requirements.Capable of translating high level business requirements into detailed functional requirement documentation. This would include mock-ups, process diagrams, entity details and database table updates.
  • Capable of translating high level business requirements into detailed functional requirement documentation. This would include mock-ups, process diagrams, entity details and database table updates.

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.

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: R1109039