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Associate Consultant, Biostatistian/ Epidemiologist

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Primary Location: Singapore, Singapore Full time R1288177

Job description

The Opportunity

IQVIA’s Real World Group is currently recruiting for a Associate Consultant, Biostatistian/ Epidemiologist to focus on design and delivery of secondary database real world research in APAC region. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with experienced researchers, consultants and data scientists to support the design, development and delivery of a wide range of projects to our clients in the healthcare industry. Assignments range in complexity from evaluating and scoping opportunities, research analysis and problem solving to assisting the development of recommendations for clients.

Assignment Scope & Learning Opportunities:

(Under the guidance of Engagement Leads)

Participate in project teams including project managers, epidemiologists, data scientists, statisticians and consultants put together from across IQVIA APAC and other regions

Performing quantitative analyses for healthcare data studies using large database across APAC

Use biostatistics knowledge to input study design and development of statistical analysis plans for RWD studies covering descriptive analysis and statistical modelling approaches

Support data analytics scripting and execution of analytics for observational research studies

Use statistical programming ability to support development/maintenance of central analytics code library and updating existing coding with support from IQVIA data scientists

Support project delivery e.g. creating reports, presentations and other client deliverables, and participating in client meetings and workshops

Skills & Experience Required:

MPH, MSc or PhD (or an equivalent degree) in epidemiology, public health, biostats or a related discipline

Experience designing and executing retrospective epidemiological studies in existing databases

Deep interest or prior experience in working with health organisations, governments and life science companies

Experience working with data sets, finding insights in unstructured data will be advantageous

Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

R and other statistical programming language experience ideal

Great interpersonal skills including ability to work effectively with others in and across the organization to accomplish team goals

Strong problem solving, analytical & project management skills

Good level of adaptability and an ability to learn quickly and apply new knowledge

Proficiency in PC applications, Excel and PowerPoint

Fluency in English (spoken and written)

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. 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. Learn more at https://jobs.iqvia.com

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