R&DS IT Information Technology Intern (Summer 2020) (R1103285) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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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.


IQVIA is seeking a motivated intern with experience developing software who is ready to apply best practices and processes in a fast-paced, real-world environment.  The Intern will gather requirements, develop, and deliver new software features and resolve software defects.  The Intern will also ensure changes implemented have clear traceability and meet validation criteria in our regulated industry.

We frequently work in small teams to solve problems, explore new technologies, and learn from one another. The ideal intern for this environment will be enthusiastic and collaborative.


  • Engage stakeholders to elicit business goals, objectives, and requirements
  • Perform research and analysis in support of business goals
  • Assist in resolving business issues by developing software solutions
  • Document and deliver solutions in accordance with IQVIA SDLC standards, SOPs and procedures to ensure IQVIA's regulatory compliance
  • Deliver assignments on time and at the desired quality level
  • Support the transition of solutions to the developers and product support staff
  • Support the IT team in maintaining software
  • May help launch new solutions
  • May perform additional work upon request

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Familiar with Java (or Apex), .NET, JavaScript, HTML/DHTML/XML, CSS, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work well in teams
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail
  • Ability to acquire and apply clinical research business knowledge

Minimum Required Education and Experience

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicants should be Statistics, Computer Science, Information Technology, or Management Information Systems majors

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1103285