Epidemiologist & Outcome Research Specialist (R1102147) in Modena, Italy at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

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    Modena, Italy
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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.

IQVIA is a leading global provider of contract research services, strategic consulting services and innovative technology solutions, dedicated to using analytics and science to help healthcare stakeholders find better solutions for their patients.

Why to join IQVIA

With IQVIA, you’ll have access to one of the world’s highest-regarded service organizations in the Life Science Sector, providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects for PharmaCos, Biotech & Medical Device Companies. Our connections to the whole Health Care Ecosystem can lead you to innovative research pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance.

MediNeos, an IQVIA company, is a leader brand in Observational Research for the Life Sciences, with a specific focus on international observational studies, patients’ registries and Real-World Data projects. Our teams conduct Pre and Post marketing studies which apply observational methods and epidemiological study designs (Cohort and Case Control studies, Cross Sectional studies, Case Series, etc.).

We are currently looking for an Epidemiologist & Outcome Research Specialist to join our MediNeos team based in Modena.  

In this role, you will be responsible for supporting Pharma clients in structuring and developing the different phases of observational clinical studies, supporting them with technical-scientific consulting approach. You will be a key actor in collaborating with clients for international projects.


  • Apply epidemiologic methods to design/implement pharmacoepidemiology, comparative effectiveness, drug safety and other related research studies
  • Work across clients, therapeutic areas, and projects to ensure an efficient and cohesive work environment and an exceptional, high-quality finished product.
  • Utilizes the full breadth of epidemiological data sources, both internal and external, and where appropriate primary research to produce high quality and innovative epidemiology products and services
  • Use advanced statistical analysis methods and erudite about the current pharmacoepidemiology methods

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years statistical work experience preferably in in consulting, CROs, pharmaceutical, or academic setting
  • Good knowledge of biostatistics and epidemiology methodologies, drugs lifecycle and market access dynamics
  • MSc degree with strong record of academic achievement, preferably in Biostatistics
  • Demonstrated ability to use statistical software, preferably SAS
  • Ability to analyze complex and huge amount of data
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Skills: strong skills in working with Excel spreadsheets
  • Solid communication skills
  • Proficiency both in English and Italian
  • Ability to be multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment and to work on a team

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: R1102147