Sr Database Support Analyst (R1118023) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/3/2020

Job Snapshot

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.

Database Support Analyst

This is a staff position within the Data Management Group providing support for pharmaceutical data processing. This position involves monitoring daily and weekly processing, responding to data analysts questions / issues, providing error resolution, being a liaison between Data Management and IT, and maintaining custom data supplier specific logic. This position is also responsible for accuracy and currency of documentation. This role will report into our Collegeville, PA Office.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor data processing workflow
  • Responds to inquiries regarding data status and issues.
  • Provide initial support for data investigations.
  • Collaborate with support and implementation teams on issues relating to pharmaceutical data
  • Work with internal and external partners to resolve technical issues associated with processing and file layouts.
  • Support requests for customizations of data processing and data mapping
  • Maintains documentation associated with all facets of the position

Qualifications / Education / Experience

  • BS in Computer Science, MIS or related preferred
  • Experience working with pharmaceutical data.
  • Knowledgeable and proficient in writing and executing SQL queries, preferably in an Oracle environment
  • Ability to work with limited supervision.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to plan and schedule activities associated with the processing of pharmaceutical data
  • Proven ability to efficiently manage and implement quick-turnaround of tactical requests.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in a face paced work environment
  • The desire to work with a diverse team of database administrators, software developers, and data analysts.
  • Experience with PL/SQL is a plus.

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.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1118023