Product Manager, NLP offerings development - Analytics Center of Excellence (ACOE) (R1071902) in Milano, Italy at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Milano, Italy
  • Date Posted:
    6/22/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1071902

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.



Associate Director, Product Development - the role

In this role, you will be acting as a Product Manager for NLP Offerings development. You will own the strategy, vision and roadmap for critical natural language processing product offerings, serving as the primary champion for your product offering(s). You will work with business stakeholders to help define each product offering, capturing key operational needs and success measures for the development efforts. In addition to working closely with business stakeholders, you will collaborate with the ACOE development team, ensuring that the business requirements are appropriately translated and detailed into actionable stories within the product backlog. You will serve as a subject matter expert for the development team regarding key goals, and act as the primary liaison to the business, ensuring ongoing visibility to development progress.



Your typical activities might include:

  • Defining the vision and success measures for prioritized product offering(s), in collaboration with business stakeholders
  • Driving team towards those success measures
  • Gathering and supporting prioritization of product requirements, providing recommendations, as appropriate
  • Developing and managing project roadmaps for product offering(s), integrating the product strategy, inclusive of timelines, risks, and dependencies
  • Driving product development by coordinating with global data science and development team members developing offering
  • Proactively identifying and addressing issues for development team, in order to avoid delays
  • Support product offering documentation requirements, including formal communication and presentations for business stakeholders and executive leadership
  • Offering mentoring and coaching in a quickly growing team that is key to delivering differentiating solutions for IQVIA


Our ideal candidate will have:

A Bachelor's degree, with a combination of solid clinical research, technical product management and Machine Learning or NLP offerings experience.

Plus;

  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, including good command of the English language
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Solid understanding of natural language and machine learning concepts, with the ability to convey to non-technical audiences
  • Strong software and engineering experience, including an understanding of the fundamentals of software development processes and procedures, including agile approach.

The Analytics Center of Excellence

Our new Analytics Center of Excellence (ACOE) harnesses our global healthcare insights, working closely with our clinical and therapeutic experts to power evidence-driven design, speed site activation and recruit the right patients, faster. This is a new unit within our business, integrated within Clinical Operations. We’re using big data and advanced analytics to derive insights that transform clinical development and bring new medicines to patients faster through successful trial delivery. This multi-functional team is an innovation for our business, requiring entrepreneurial and independent thinking to build our capability. Unique and with a global view, this Center of Excellence is a chance to revolutionize the clinical research industry.

IQVIA is a strong advocate of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.  We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success.  We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees, builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.

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: R1071902