Project Leader 2 - (R1028998) in Bangalore, IN at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

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    Bangalore, IN
  • Experience:
    4 to 5 years
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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.


Manages the operational aspects of projects and programs. Will ensure that all project work is completed in accordance with SOPs, policies and practices.

Preferable: Worked on Healthcare and Pharmaceutical industry projects

• Experience in preparing project schedules using Microsoft project.

• Knowledge on SDLC.

• Ability to work with global teams in overlapping time zones.

• Coordinate with engineering functions to ensure project milestones are on track and meet the expected release timelines.

• Provide regular status updates with respect to RAG status of the projects to internal and senior level management.

• Hands on experience working on Agile and waterfall methodology projects.

• Experience in Scrum Master role is preferable with hands-on experience in running Scrum calls and facilitation of resolving impediments

• Hands on experience on Tools – JIRA, CONFLUENCE, Microsoft Project.

• Function as the primary client interface representing technical operations

• Facilitate and lead requirements gathering discussions with multiple clients; create scoping documents for new study start-ups and existing software systems

• Manage multiple client projects simultaneously and maintain strong, long-term customer relationships

• May be assigned responsibility for sub-projects or specific components of the project or program

• Create, track and report on technical project timelines throughout the system development life cycle

• Create change order documentation; and work with internal project resources in all departments to obtain required estimates and approvals

• Manage customer expectations for scope and timing of developing system functionality

• Manage project timelines and quality; determine resource needs; identify out-of-scope work

• Produce and distribute status, tracking and financial reports for internal and external team members and senior management

• Coordinate with other project resources within and outside the organization

• Monitor and manage efforts of cross-functional project teams, such as business development, system analysts, data managers, developers, software quality analysts, technical support, production services, and their managers.

• Meet with team members on a regular basis regarding project tasks to ensure project milestones are met

• Lead problem solving and resolution efforts

• Maintain project management information and tracking systems

• Partner with other Project Managers to develop and implement process improvements

• Produce and distribute reports and presentation materials

• Prepare and present project information at internal and external meetings

• Ensure that work is conducted in compliance with standard processes, policies and procedures

Job Requirements


• Good project management skills (JIRA, CONFLUENCE, Microsoft Project)

• Good customer service skills

• Good communication and interpersonal skills

• Experience with collecting requirements and leading projects as a PM through software development lifecycle (SDLC).

• Previous experience with clinical data management systems (CDMS) preferred

• Good problem solving skills

• Demonstrated ability to deliver results to the appropriate quality and timeline metrics

• Good team leadership skills

• Sound judgment and decision making skills

• Strong software and computer skills, including MS Office applications

• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

• Ability to work with limited supervision, using available resources, e.g., functional managers, senior staff

• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients


• Bachelors degree and 4-5 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience 

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: R1028998

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