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Associate Software Development Director

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Primary Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Full time R1284561

Job description

Associate Software Development Director

Employer: IQVIA Solutions Canada Inc.

Business address and location of employment: 6700 Century Avenue, Suite 300, Mississauga, ON, L5N 6A4, Canada


Job position: Associate Software Development Director

Positions: 1

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full time, 35 hours / week

Language of employment: English

Salary range:$140,000 / year (To be negotiated)

Benefits:  Performance Bonus, Disability benefits, Medical benefits, Dental benefits, Pension plan benefits, Vision care benefits

Start date: As soon as possible.

Provides technical leadership and direction to database administration team members and associates. Plan, conduct and coordinate the application of state-of-the-art database designs and implementation processes to existing and future needs. Perform and oversee complex database analysis and database design tasks applying advanced techniques. Ensure that databases meet required operational standards and performance levels (as measured by reliability, response time, query execution time, etc.). Mentor and oversee lower staff providing technical advice and consultations regarding database analysis and database design reviews and evaluate the capabilities of potential database design and implementation approaches. Establish and implement policies and procedures for information systems, Authorize the development  of specifications for products or services, Assign, co-ordinate and review projects and programs, Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations, Meet with clients to discuss system requirements, specifications, costs and timelines. Lead data and system integration projects that meet technical and business specifications.


  • English



  • Ten (10) years of information technology experience.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in the database administration area working with Big Data.
  • Five (5) years’ experience with healthcare data, data rules and related data sources and systems integration
  • Supervisory experience in software development.


  • Computer programming
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Networking software
  • Programming software
  • Programming languages
  • Database management
  • Data processing and systems
  • Development of computer applications
  • Extensive background in both Microsoft, Linux and Mainframe platforms and technologies


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline.

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at

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