Data Engineer (R1115590) in Kirkland, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

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.

Job Purpose:

The Data Engineer (Sr. Application Development Specialist) is responsible for the design, development and testing of applications in a relational data warehouse environment. They will also document solutions and move solutions to production.

Job Requirements:

Knowledge of academic field(s) or discipline(s):

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or knowledge acquired through equivalent experience.

Work experience: -

  • 4 - 10 years of SDLC experience in database development and ETL.

Knowledge of technology:

Mandatory qualifications:

  • Strong design and development experience of database solutions on relational databases.
  • Strong experience developing ETL/ELT solutions using SQL and PL/SQL.
  • Some BI development experience building reports, dashboards etc. preferably using Tableau.
  • A drive to cut through requirements or the lack of it, learn and implement solutions as quickly as possible.

Nice to have experience:

  • Experience developing on cloud platforms, preferably AWS.
  • Big data technologies and predictive analytics.

Other specific knowledge/ key competencies:

  • Communicate timely and proactively. Work in a team environment amiably.
  • Take ownership of work and be autonomous.
  • Be open to changes and new technologies. Bring about ideas to optimize and innovate.

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.

Job ID: R1115590