Sr Applications Devl Spec (R1032914) in Kirkland, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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Job Description

Job Purpose:

The Senior Application Developer is responsible for the Design, development, testing and debugging of Applications in a data warehouse related environment. The Senior Application Developer is also responsible for the documentation of new custom solutions and for their successful move to production.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Participates in conducting analysis, design, and implementation of applications in a data warehouse environment to meet specified design requirements and specifications, the role involves Offshore Communications.
  • Investigates standard systems applications, conduct analysis of system specifications and program coding
  • Translates applications design specifications into software applications
  • Participates in the preparation of detailed systems design specifications to meet defined requirements
  • Perform unit testing and full systems testing, ensuring results meet customer requirements
  • Prepare application(s) for release through the change control process
  • Coordinate activities with team members for successful transition of application to the “delivery” team

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of academic field(s) or discipline(s):
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or knowledge acquired through equivalent experience.
  • Incumbent possesses and has demonstrated specialized systems and programming knowledge with 3 - 5 years’ experience in systems analysis, design and application programming.

Technical Skills- Mandatory qualifications:

  • Solid Design, development and implementation of DW/BI Solutions.
  • Extensive database experience.
  • Extensive Data Warehouse ETL & ELT experience.
  • Extensive Knowledge on Developing Aggregations, KPIs, Measures, Partitions and Data Mining Models.
  • Strong Relational Data Base experience (Oracle 11g & 12c).
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and Performance tuning.
  • Strong BI development skills ie tools ( Tableau, QlikSense, Power BI).

Nice to have experience:

  • Cloud platforms like AWS, Azure and/or Google Cloud.
  • Big data technologies like Redshift, Hadoop Spark and/or Google Big query.
  • Predictive Analysis and Machine Learning


Other specific knowledge/ key competencies:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Effective time management, multi-tasking and organizational skills.
  • Strong ability to work autonomously in achieving high impact quality solutions.
  • Self-starter attitude with ability to adapt quickly to changing environment.    


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Job ID: R1032914