Epidemiologist (R1081470) in Cambridge, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Cambridge, MA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/3/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1081470

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.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Epidemiologist to join our Real World Epidemiology and Outcomes Research team. This is a great time to join our fast-growing Real World Analytics Solutions group. As healthcare stakeholders increasingly need evidence to support regulatory, reimbursement and prescribing decisions, the IQVIA RWAS team offers a comprehensive evidence approach to meet our customer’s unique needs.

We’re seeking an experienced Epidemiologist, ideally with late-phase or Real World experience , and strong client-facing skills.

In this role you’ll provide epidemiological and outcomes research for observational research on the natural history of disease and comparative safety, effectiveness and cost of medical treatment, under supervision of senior staff. You’ll use your skills to design methodologically sound studies to meet project objectives and regulatory requirements. You’ll also conduct and supervise analyses, evaluation and reporting of studies.

In addition, your responsibilities could include:

  • Serving as project lead on smaller projects or in support of project lead on larger client facing or internal projects.
  • Authoring of protocols, reports and other study documents with independent, critical thinking to ensure quality and completeness of output, oversees timeline for deliverables associated with analysis and reporting with input and oversight of senior staff.
  • Reviewing and providing relevant epidemiological and outcomes research input to statistical analysis plans and analysis output.
  • Independently generating content and direction for business development proposals on smaller projects with input from senior staff.
  • Interacting with clients as warranted, with senior staff involvement as needed.
  • Representing IQVIA externally through conference presentations.
  • Overseeing or conducting statistical analysis as needed.

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to have previous experience of designing observational studies of comparative effectiveness, safety and cost.  You’ll also need the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients in a global and matrixed environment, often at a fast pace.

You’ll also need :

  • the ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects.
  • High levels of organisation and self-motivation, with the ability to determine and meet objectives.
  • Masters Degree in public health, Epidemiology, Outcomes research, Health Economics or a relevant scientific field and 3 years relevant experience, or PhD preferred.

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1081470