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UX Designer - Data Visualization

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Primary Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States Full time R1268197

Job description

Join us on our exciting journey!

At IQVIA we help healthcare and biopharma companies improve their probability of success. We do this by

connecting our scientific, therapeutic and analytics expertise with superior delivery. From advisory through

operations, IQVIA and its affiliate companies is the world’s largest provider of product development and

integrated healthcare services.

As one of FORTUNE’s ‘Most Admired Companies’, we offer great opportunities for a career in world leading clinical research. Our global projects, innovative tools and industry leading customers combined with outstanding support from our leadership team and clear career mapping allows you to make a difference in patient health.


The UX Designer of Data Visualization will implement best-in-class data visualization and usability standards for displaying data to foster user insights within a suite of digital clinical trial management products.   The person in this role will own the design and consult in the build of interactive data visualizations for web and mobile applications.  The UX Desinger will collaborate heavily with customers, product managers, and other stakeholders to proactively elicit and understand needs in order to create the best user experience possible. 

The UX Designer will also lead and participate in UX design services including collaborative working sessions, research strategies, and iterative design deliverables to drive a common scope understanding across both the business and delivery team stakeholder communities.  In order to drive user research practices to validate the design of the data visualizations, the designer may need to create strategies, roadmaps, and business cases as part of this function. 

Fulfilling these key roles in our organization requires a strong business acumen, combined with a broad knowledge of technology capabilities, users’ perspectives, and the ability to understand, influence, and prioritize customer needs. 


  • Lead workstreams with a hands-on approach to create simple, intuitive product experiences for complex data insights and workflows, maintaining UX consistency and visual design in line with our design system
  • Produce data visualizations to support the product vision and strategic decisions the end users need to make based on the data
  • Work collaboratively with product stakeholders including developers, analysts, and data scientists to successfully scope out and implement the data visualization in the applications
  • Ensure that user centric design processes are utilized to represent the voice of the end user during the product definition and design stages
  • Resolve conflicting end-user requirements through user research, testing, and iterative design processes
  • Formulate and define the User Experience on projects through: creation of personas, information architecture diagrams, creation of content / site maps, design of low-high fidelity wireframes, creation of user flow diagrams, and clickable simulations
  • Negotiate with delivery teams to prioritize user experience
  • Leverage process modeling to clarify business requirements and to optimize business interactions across a large ecosystem of partners and vendors
  • Build and maintain strong stakeholder partnerships. Facilitate engaging, interactive workshops to maximize stakeholder time, build trust, and drive satisfaction

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Expert level communication skills and attention to detail
  • Expert level knowledge and experience of applying best practices for user interface / user experience design
  • Expert level experience designing and implementing interactive data visualizations
  • Strong HTML, CSS, JS/jQuery knowledge and experience
  • Knowledge of data visualization frameworks and tools (Spotfire, D3, Google Charts, etc).
  • Experience in design tools for designing mid to high fidelity mockups (Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, etc)
  • Ability to perform in large, highly complex, and ambiguous projects
  • Ability to apply deep business domain knowledge to drive clarity and comprehension of scope and requirements
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences and business concepts to technical audiences

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all, including veterans and candidates with disabilities.

As the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve, IQVIA’s ability to operate and provide certain services to customers and partners necessitates IQVIA and its employees meet specific requirements regarding vaccination status.

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