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Analytics Associate

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Primary Location: San Mateo, California, United States Full time R1237044

Job description

Analytics Associate 

Analytics Associates play a critical role in the success of our projects and often act as experts in identifying the required data sources and establishing the analytics plan to deliver impactful and relevant solutions and insights for clients. They frequently engage with the company leadership and are well-positioned to grow and develop within the organization. Due to the importance of the Analytics Associate role, we are looking for strong candidates who are data experts with ability to apply their analytical and technical skills in generating actionable and strategic insights and recommendations for clients.

Some of the key activities include: 

Manage project execution from planning and design to insight generation and final recommendations 
Contribute to the broader success of the organization and participate in idea generation and innovation in expanding company services and product offerings 


Associates will spend their time on the following: 
Working with Principals, Sr Consultants, and Consultants to deliver & present high impact business solutions to clients and serving as key point of contact of certain aspects of projects 
Understanding business needs and managing client relationships 
Contributing to Internal initiatives and helping drive development of new services and product offerings 
Leverage problem solving skills and frameworks to develop solutions to client business problems
Synthesize insights and deliver recommendations appropriate to the audience
Leverage strong oral and written communication to deliver recommendations to clients
Should have excellent time management skills, ability to manage several mid-sized projects for the same customer with overlapping priorities, deliverables & schedule.


At least 1-3 years of experience in management consulting, data analytics or similar roles in biotech / pharma
Strong analytical skills with ability to translate complex analysis into strategic insights and recommendations for sales and marketing teams
Deep knowledge of healthcare data sets and use of various database manipulation tools (SAS, SQL, Alteryx, etc.)
Experience with onshore/offshore staffing model preferred
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Results-driven with focus on excellence and quality
Excellent time management skills, ability to manage several projects with overlapping deliverables & schedule
Strong team player and collaborator with ability to operate in fast-paced environment 
Degree in engineering / science and Masters preferred

At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable law.

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 to arrange for such an accommodation.

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