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

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

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    Milano, Italy
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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.

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;

  • 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.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, including good command of the English language
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills

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.

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.

Job ID: R1071902