Health Data Analyst (R1098575) in Marlborough, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/27/2019

Job Snapshot

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.

Linguamatics is a leading provider of text mining solutions with a strong presence in healthcare. Thanks to a great core team and innovative use of semantic and natural language processing (NLP) technology, our I2E software is deployed in a number of industries and is acknowledged as the foremost solution in the healthcare and life sciences sector.

We are now looking for someone with experience of processing electronic medical records. The candidate will have strong programming skills to work on solution-focussed resources that assist customers in applying Natural Language Processing to the processing of electronic health records. The post will be in our Research and Resource Development Team in the US, ideally based at our Marlborough office.

Key tasks and responsibilities

• Build and maintain resources to assist our customers in using Natural Language Processing for healthcare applications

• Contribute to consulting engagements with customers to provide solutions

• Develop text mining strategies for use cases in healthcare

• Help extend and develop domain specific terminologies

• Deliver high-quality solutions on-time


The ideal candidate will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

• Strong programming skills with knowledge of a scripting language, preferably Python

• Familiarity with the software life cycle and commercial development

• Academic or commercial experience in processing electronic health records

• Knowledge of text mining and/or enterprise search

• Familiarity with ontologies and coding systems

• Ability to work to deadlines whilst maintaining quality and attention to detail

• A pro-active attitude with good communication and team-working skills

This is a challenging and exciting role. If you think you have the right skills and experience, and are ready to make an outstanding contribution to the team and the success of our business, please send your application.

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 to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1098575