Data Engineer (R1044110) in Toronto, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey!

IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward. We seek highly motivated people who truly want to make a difference in the life sciences industry.  At IQVIA, we look for the very best people, and then give them meaningful work to do. We don’t simply think about careers, we think about contributions.

Those who choose to work with us are joining a recognized global leader — a company uniquely positioned to help clients make the most of market opportunities and respond to challenges that affect global healthcare. We’re committed to blending industry expertise and advanced technology to deliver the most accurate perspectives and in-depth analytics on healthcare dynamics.

Role Purpose:
Under broad guidance, performs data analytics activities related to complex business problems and issues to provide insight to decision makers based off analyzing vast amounts of medical claims data. May provide ad-hoc analytic support for internal project teams and for external client consulting.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Under broad guidance, performs quantitative analytics to support the development of solutions for internal or external client project teams.
  • Identifies and interprets trends and patterns in datasets to support the development of recommendations.
  • Constructs impact assessment based on business data and market knowledge.
  • Creates specifications for reports and analysis based on business needs and required or available data elements.
  • May directly produce datasets and reports for analysis using system reporting tools.
  • Verifies data for accuracy and completeness.
  • May manipulate and transform data to optimize analyses and query times.
  • Performs audits of own work or that of others to ensure conformance with established procedures or to resolve routine issues.
  • May work with standalone data systems or enterprise wide tools supporting activities such as inquiry resolution, data validation, and trend analysis.

Minimum Education, Experience & Specialized Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years of related experience preferably working with medical claims data or other health care data.
  • Data analysis skills and previous experience using Microsoft software tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Access), Oracle SQL Developer and MySQL required
  • Experience analyzing medical claims or commonly used medical coding systems (e.g., ICD-9, ICD-10 and CPT) is a major asset.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.


Job ID: R1044110