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Software Engineer (R1006768) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen in the Systems Development organization for an experienced Software Development Analyst to work in small agile teams with responsibility in multiple projects which include: re-platforming legacy RDBMS systems into open source technology stack and the creation of new offerings developed in open source technology stack. The ideal candidate will act under guidance and perform activities related to the analysis, design, programming, debugging, modification and maintenance of software enhancements and/or new products.

Principal Accountabilities

The ideal candidate will, under broad guidance, analyze, design, program, debug, modify and maintain software enhancements and/or new products used in local, networked, or Internet—related computer programs. They may interact with users to define system requirements and/or necessary modifications. The role will include preparing feasibility studies to evaluate requirements for new and revised programs. They will translate detailed design specifications into computer program instructions, debug routine programs, prepare system test data and prepare program documentation. Responsibility for completing documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance as well as using current programming language and technologies, writing code, programming and performing testing and debugging of applications.

Education, Experience & Specialized Knowledge Required:

Computer Science Degree from an accredited university

RDBMS – Oracle and/or SQL Server (demonstrated experience)


Linux shell scripting

Hadoop and associated projects such as HBase, Hive etc (demonstrated exposure to)

Scala (nice to have)

Ability to work in a fast-paced, team oriented environment

Strong interpersonal skills, including a positive, solution-oriented attitude

Additional Requirements:

Exposure to or knowledge of:

  • Apache Spark
  • Healthcare Data Knowledge
  • Avro, Parquet
  • Git, Jenkins, Mavern

Job ID: R1006768