Data Scientist - Python (R1012309) in Brighton, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

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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.

Data Scientist

Global Technology, Real-World & Analytics Solutions

Role Purpose

Working in an agile data science team, you will be creating and enhancing our core healthcare products that can make a difference to people’s lives. To find out more about the software we build, watch the YouTube video at

Required Skills and Experience

  • Educated to MSc level in Statistics, Data Science etc
  • Experience in a commercial data science environment
  • Proven experience in a data science programming language (Python, R, SAS, Stata etc)
  • Experience building statistical and machine learning models (linear regression, generalised linear models, random forest, k-nearest neighbours, support vector machines, etc)
  • Experience manipulating small-medium sized datasets for analysis

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience of working in a consulting environment
  • Experience analysing datasets in Python
  • Experience of working with healthcare data
  • Experience working with software development tools such (Git, JIRA etc)

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

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

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

IQVIA are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job ID: R1012309