Data Scientist /Software Engineer (R1012108) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

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Job Description

Data Scientist / Software Engineering – the role

As a member of a fast growing team, within a growing area of the business, this role presents exciting opportunities for career progression. Working with an enormous breadth of data, you will be able to design and develop data science applications on the latest big data platforms.  As a member of the team of data science software engineers and data scientists you will have the opportunity and support to develop truly innovative solutions in support of the business.

Your typical activities might include: 

  • Collaborating with business owners, subject matter experts, and go to market teams to develop data science applications and services to support CRO business, including optimizing design and execution of clinical trials, and improving risk management. 
  • Collaborating on multiple projects from concept to completion. 
  • Designing and developing micro services to enable integration with legacy applications.
  • Writing automated tests to verify the application/service functionality.
  • Documenting the application design and architecture.


Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • 2+ years of relevant experience with Scala
  • 2+ years of relevant experience with Spark
  • 2+ years of experience with Python
  • 2+ years of experience with SQL
  • Experience working in a Linux/Unix environment
  • Experience working on big data platforms
  • Strong Functional and Object Oriented development background
  • Experience working with large volumes of complex claims data.
  • Experience working in a collaborative agile environment
  • Local language skills, to an advanced level (spoken and written), with complete fluency in English.

Job ID: R1012108