Senior Java Engineer (R1003580) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

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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.

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.
https://www.iqvia.com/

IQVIA is looking for Java Data Engineers and Java Distributed Systems gurus.
We are using Scala, Akka, Play, Kafka, ElasticSearch, and Spark to build streaming engines, rules repositories, real-time search APIs, and data processing algorithms which execute against terabytes of data
If you are passionate about developing transformative technology, these are some things to look forward to in your new role!
Technical planning, designing and development on product releases from definition phase through release
Analyze requirements, wireframes and capabilities of related systems to propose appropriate solutions
Complete programming tasks, removing the technical impediments and providing insight as needed
Mentor developers by sharing best practices and new tools and techniques
Research and share industry innovations and trends

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

We're looking for general computer science knowledge and a willingness to learn rather than expertise in any one technology. Specifically, candidates should possess in depth development experience with Java.
Any specific knowledge of the following technologies will be considered a plus:
UI layer: Angular.js, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript
Data and messaging: Relational - Oracle/SQL Server, Big data - Hadoop, Spark, Messaging - Akka, Kafka, JMS.
Distributed file systems: HDFS and S3
Full Text-Search - ElasticSearch
Frameworks: Play Web Framework, JVM
Languages and paradigms: Scala and Event-based actor models (Akka in particular)
Test and CI: ScalaTest, Akka TestKit, Selenium, Jenkins
Packaging and provisioning tools: sbt, nexus
Source Control: git

AWARDS
FORTUNE Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies list for the third year in a row.
Recognised by the 2016 Scrip Awards as the Best Full-service Provider Contract Research Organization (CRO).
Awarded the 2016 Eagle Award from the Society for Clinical Research Sites (SCRS) for the fourth consecutive year. A site-nominated award recognising contract research organizations (CRO) and biopharmaceutical sponsors dedicated to building positive relationships with research sites through leadership, professionalism and integrity.
IQVIA™ named in The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) 2017 Global Outsourcing 100® List which recognizes the world’s best service providers across a range of industries.

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

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.
IQVIA™ is an equal opportunity employer. We make employment decisions based on qualifications and merit. We prohibit discrimination based on any unlawful consideration such as age, race, national origin, gender or other "protected status."

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: R1003580