Associate Technical Consultant (R1071164) in Boston, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/29/2019

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 of Essential Job Functions

  • Work with customers and project management teams to gather requirements and translate them into technical specifications
  • Build and document new, and maintain existing customer-centric business critical solutions
  • Train customers on the implemented solutions
  • Create custom solution validation plans
  • Contribute towards building implementation and integrations best practices and the knowledge base
  • Collaborate with the DrugDev product development team to help improve and expand core platform functionality
  • Participate in QA, UAT & production support related to various customer engagements
  • Provide Tier 2/3 technical support for custom solutions
  • Support with managing internal systems


  • Powerful work ethic with a focus on customer satisfaction
  • Solid understanding of at least one JavaScript Framework (Angular, React, Knockout, Node, etc)
  • Experience working with MySQL, AWS, Linux, GIT, JSON and REST
  • Experience working with Ansible or Chef
  • Knowledge of the clinical trial / pharmaceutical domain

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position may have responsibility for managing people.

Minimum Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent, or a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with external customers to gather technical requirements
  • 2+ years of Ruby on Rails and Javascript development experience

Skill Requirements

  • Strong customer facing and presentation skills
  • Technical troubleshooting and documentation skills

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 to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1071164