*Pharmacovigilance Data Migration and Configuration Associate Principal (f/m) - based in Switzerland* - (1803726) in Basle, CH at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

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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.
Role Definition:
Perform Drug safety systems configuration and data migrations, particularly in Argus Safety, Argus Interchnage and Argus Safety Japan. Lead configuration workshops for products, licenses, studies and codelists, both in English and Japanese, create bi-lingual configuration baseline documents. Lead database mapping workshops, create data mapping tables between other safety systems and Argus Safety, create data migration plans and protocols. Perform validation testing on migrated data. Display strong Argus Safety subject matter expertise,  pharmacovigilance principles, case processing and  business process knowledge and deep expertise and Argus Safety data elements and database structure.
Job Duties:
  • Lead business teams in creating the necessary elements for the configuration of large bi-lingual drug safety systems, in particular Argus Safety
  • Create Configuration Baseline Documents, used to automatically configure those systems
  • Advise business teams in the requirements concerning products, licenses, studies, reporting destinations and reporting rules
  • Asist validation teams in the validation of Argus Safety Systems
  • Act as subject matter expert in all aspects of Argus Safety
  • Aid the business and migration teams in the analysis of the destination and source databases to determine the best migration approach
  • Provide project management
  • Aid the business and migration teams in the definition of the business rules for the data migration in close collaboration with the end user community
  • Collaborate with business users to decide and refine data mappings
  • Create validation documentation
  • Maximize Data Quality
  • Execute Verification using our proven approach
  • Manage the development and business teams during all testing activities
  • Aid the client and internal development teams by facilitating testing and validation activities

Job Requirements

Education and other Qualifikations:
  • Education – Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering or equivalent
  • 4+ years of expertise in configuration of large bilingual Argus Safety systems
  • 4+ years of expertise in data migration into Argus Safety systems from both English and Japanese source systems
  • Fluent in English and Japanese both written and spoken
  • Experience with multiple safety systems – Argus, AERS, Arisg, Empirica Trace, Clintrace, Perceive, CW5, bespoke systems
  • Experience in Life Science industry – configuration, case processing, data migration, periodic reporting
  • Knowledge of international Pharmacovigilance Regulations
  • Experience working with Japanese regulations and clients
  • Consulting experience with client-facing responsibilities and global team environments
  • Technical experience with Argus Safety (console and database structures)
  • SQL knowledge

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: 1803726