Full Stack Developer, Javascript (R1102161) in Cambridge, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

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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.



Full Stack Developer, Javascript

Linguamatics is looking for a talented full-stack developer to build new customer-facing text analytics solutions for the pharmaceutical and healthcare markets. This is a new position, which requires a range of front-end and server-side skills to produce well-engineered, responsive, easy-to-use applications.

The successful applicant will be a major contributor to the design, development and deployment of new products based around the core Linguamatics I2E platform and its Web Services API. As part of the Solutions team, you’ll also be working closely with development and business teams to create market-driven applications of the I2E software. This is a unique opportunity for the right candidate to help us deliver next generation search and text analytics solutions.





A typical day might include:

  • Working with multiple teams and cross-platform to create new customer-facing solutions for the life science and healthcare sectors on top of Linguamatics’ core products

  • Design and coding of responsive, web-based interactive applications and interfaces in a rapid, iterative customer-centric development environment

  • Integration of Linguamatics products with third party technologies to deliver enhanced value

Ideally you will have:

  • In depth experience of web development using React.js with Redux.

  • In depth experience of server-side development using Node.js and Express; experience with NoSQL technologies such as MongoDB would also be beneficial

  • Practical experience of RESTful web service APIs

  • A thorough understanding of cross-browser compatibility and developing for mobile devices

  • Full cycle software engineering skills, e.g. OO design, design patterns, automated testing, continuous integration and continuous delivery

  • A startup mentality to get things up and running quickly and a love of rapid, iterative customer-centric development

  • Desire to keep abreast of the latest standards, e.g. W3C, WAI and Web 2.0/3.0 developments

  • Self-motivated, with the ability to bridge multiple technical areas and work in cross-functional teams

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Degree from a top university or equivalent qualification in computer science, mathematics or a related discipline.

Linguamatics, an IQVIA company, delivers market-leading Natural Language Processing-based AI platform for high-value knowledge discovery and decision support from text. We empower our customers to speed up drug development and improve patient outcomes by breaking down data silos, boosting innovation, enhancing quality, and reducing risk and complexity.

Our award-winning NLP (natural language processing) platform is proven across multiple real-world use cases. Linguamatics has been trusted for over 15 years to deliver actionable insights that address your most pressing bench-to-bedside challenges with quantifiable ROI.

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Please note that successful applicants will be required to have a disclosure check.

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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: R1102161