Bioinformaticist (R1112030) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/8/2020
  • Job ID:
    R1112030

Job Description

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.

Job Summary:

Provide technical expertise to develop and maintain programs to meet internal and external clients’ needs.  Assist in the development of project-related solutions to the full scope of scientific and/or bioinformatic programming tasks.  Provide technical expertise to a scientific or Bioinformatics group.

Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate computational efficiency of large-scale scientific computing systems, such as those needed for genomic sequencing, identifying scientific system software components in need of improvement or replacement.
  • Manage infrastructure (SW updates/HW replacements) to support large-scale scientific computing projects, such as genomic sequencing.
  • Assist Sr. Bioinformaticist in the analysis of client projects or conduct analysis of smaller scale projects independently.
  • Develop programming documentation including plans and specifications, as appropriate.
  • Provide bioinformatics technical expertise in conjunction with internal and external clients, and independently bring project solutions to teams and department.
  • Perform and potentially plan the development, implementation and validation of new product technologies and applications.
  • May manage budget and resource requirements; understanding budget and quote assumptions.
  • May provide training and guidance to new and lower level staff.

Minimum Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology, genetics or related field equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Master's Degree in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology, genetics or related field equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Ph.D. or educational equivalent in computer science, bioinformatics, statistics, molecular biology, genetics or related field equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

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: R1112030