Software Engineer 2 - (1803791) in Raleigh, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

Job Snapshot

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.



Under general supervision, formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding to develop or modify moderately complex information systems. Prepares detailed specifications from which
programs will be written. Designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, and maintains those programs. Competent to work on most phases of software engineering activities, but requires instruction and guidance in other phases.

  • Accurately estimates the magnitude and time requirements to complete for projects. Provides accurate and timely
  • updates to project manager and/or team lead on progress.
  • Assist in defining deliverables, costs and benefits and ROI.
  • Writes designs for bug fixes, enhancements or portions of a system.
  • Designs, writes and performs unit, integration or system testing which includes development of test plans.
  • Participates in peer review of deliverables such as code, designs, and test plans produced by other team members.
  • Works with the documentation team to assure new functionality is properly documented.
  • Update corporate information sets associated with application information, such as PDRS and Application Portfolio
  • database.
  • Assist in updating corporate information sets associated with application information, such as PDRS and Application
  • Portfolio database.
  • Serves as level 4 support, troubleshooting problems, providing workarounds and producing patches for customers
  • as required.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Job Requirements

  • Proficiency in one or more of the following: VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft .Net,
  • PeopleTools, Java (based on specific position).
  • RDBMS system (proficiency in one of the following: Oracle, MS SQL Server)
  • SQL, PL/SQL. and/or T-SQL
  • Cognos experience preferred
  • XML experience preferred
  • System Lifecycle Methodology experience with Computer Systems Validation preferred
  • Possess good communication skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related discipline and 2-4 years experience with applicable tools, including
  • database access; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
  • Extensive use of keyboard and mouse requiring repetitive motion of fingers and wrists
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time 

EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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: 1803791