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ETL Developer (R1080) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/20/2019

Job Snapshot

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.

ETL Developer – Plymouth Meeting, US

OMOP Factory, Real-World & Analytics Solutions (RWAS) Technology

Job Description

The data developer will participate in the design and implementation of ETL process that converts data sources into an industry standard based data repository known as OMOP.  Under the direction of the Lead Data Developer, the data developer will write ETL code based on the business rules/requirements spelled out by the Data Analyst for each data source. 

What to expect

  • Develop and maintain OMOP data conversion ETL code based on ETL business rules
  • Ensure all development standard practices are followed
  • Perform code review on other developers’ code
  • Work with data analysts on refining ETL business rules 
  • Work with QA to resolve defects found during the validation of converted data
  • Participate in scrum agile meetings – sprint planning, retro, backlog grooming, daily stand-ups, sprint demo
  • Work with data analysts to prepare demo material for each sprint
  • Create and maintain ETL process documentation

Our ideal candidate will have;

  • Experience working in ETL development with Structured Query Language
  • Experience with version control systems such as Subversion and Git
  • Working knowledge of Linux Shell programming
  • Medical and Pharmaceutical patient level data experience
  • Strong communication skills

Bonus points for;

  • Amazon Redshift experience
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Big data/Hadoop knowledge
  • Programming with Java, Scala
  • Scrum Agile experience
  • OMOP knowledge
  • Microsoft VBA knowledge
  • Experience using Jira and Confluence
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher

The team

The RWAS Technology & Data Science mission is to deliver world-class and globally scalable technology platforms and analytics applied to complex and large-scale clinical datasets, to support IQVIA's ongoing and rapid growth in real-world analytics solutions, as well as the development of new product lines. This requires global leadership across technical and data architecture, software development and data visualization, privacy management, analytical methods, data science, machine learning, deep learning, and natural language processing (NLP) - building upon 100s of novel technologies and methods either published in peer-reviewed journals or patented by our team.

The solutions are delivered to a variety of clients across life-science, government, payor or provider organizations. The RWAS team also curates the largest collection of de-identified real-world data in the world, from different patient care settings in 18 countries worldwide – the RWAS Tech team is at the forefront of "Big Data" in healthcare.

The OMOP Factory will be an enabler for reliable healthcare analytics in our industry, at a global level. Beyond the commercial value of its products and solutions, the team is also motivated by the desire to do good for humanity by improving healthcare and enabling answers that support patient well-being and safety.

Why join?

Those who join us become part of a recognized global leader still willing to challenge the status quo to improve patient care. In RWAS, you will have access to the most cutting-edge technology, the largest data sets, the best analytics tools and, in our opinion, some of the finest minds in the Healthcare industry.

You can drive your career at IQVIA and choose the path that best defines your development and success. With exposure across diverse geographies, capabilities, and vast therapeutic and information and technology areas, you can seek opportunities to change and grow without boundaries.

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

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1080