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Manager, Software Engineering (R1015211) in Frederick, MD at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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.

About DrugDev, An IQVIA Company
DrugDev is committed to providing sponsors, CROs and sites with solutions that transform clinical research through collaboration, standardization and an outstanding technology experience. We are proud to provide a unified clinical operations suite that enables most top pharma and CROs to use technology enabled solutions to accelerate clinical operations

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Design, manage, and contribute to the development of new features and applications.
  • Identify and implement opportunities for process improvement
  • Working with on-site and remote team to optimize performance (velocity, burndown, quality, successful product review) Unit testing and functional testing of new functionality.
  • Support customers and professional services as required to address any questions or resolve any issues related to the DrugDev Spark platform.
  • Day-to-day management of on-site and remote developers including but not limited to: appraisals, mentoring, aligning skills and work, negotiating conflicts, tracking performance against development goals, and team building
  • Review of functional specifications and other validation deliverables.
  • Coordinate release management activities, including alignment with quality and validation processes
  • Serve as the back-up to senior engineering staff for releases and other duties when others are unavailable
  • Recruit and onboard new software engineers
  • Provide technical thought leadership and help evaluate emerging technologies and 3rd party products
  • Management of the hosted solution including monitoring, security and vulnerability testing, performance, and disaster Recovery
  • Provide oversight and support of non-platform software
  • Promote the agile process within the team including the identification/training of the scrummaster, pushing the team towards the goal of a self-managing scrum, and helping rollout best practice
  • Other duties as assigned

Competencies

  • Technical/functional expertise .
  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Customer focus
  • Conflict management
  • Energy, motivation and work rate
  • Project management
  • People management
  • Commercial acumen
  • Business leadership

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position does have responsibility for managing people. 

Awards

  • FORTUNE Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list for the third year in a row.
  • Recognised by the 2016 Scrip Awards as the Best Full-service Provider Contract Research Organization (CRO).
  • Awarded the 2016 Eagle Award from the Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) for the fourth consecutive year. A site-nominated award recognising contract research organizations (CRO) and biopharmaceutical sponsors dedicated to building positive relationships with research sites through leadership, professionalism and integrity.
  • IQVIA™ named in The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) 2017 Global Outsourcing 100® List which recognizes the world’s best service providers across a range of industries.

We value the well-being of our team members and offer a comprehensive suite of benefits. These include Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible/Health Savings’ accounts, Life and Disability, 401(k) with employer match, generous paid time off and flexible work schedules in a fun, business casual environment.

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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: R1015211