Sr Developer (R1113280) in Halifax, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/23/2020

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.

Internal Job Description


IQVIA™ (www.IQVIA™.com) is the world’s leading company providing information, technology, and services for virtually every type of stakeholder in healthcare. Every day, IQVIA™ innovates on a large scale. We have been the big data company in healthcare before the “Big Data” term was defined. Since 1954 we have been helping healthcare organizations harness commercial and scientific insights and execute on their most strategic initiatives. We develop and operate systems and applications using big data technologies on our private-public hybrid cloud. IQVIA™ stores and computes more than 20 petabytes of complex healthcare data on diseases, treatments, costs and outcomes to enable our clients to run their operations more efficiently. Our big data infrastructure is processing over 50 billion healthcare transactions annually. IQVIA™ employs over 50,000 professionals in over 100 countries to drive results for over 5,000 healthcare clients globally. IQVIA™ is a publicly listed company (NYSE – Q) with estimated revenue close to $7B and a market cap of over $18B.

Individuals joining us are assured of a rewarding and progressive career in life sciences consulting. You’ll have the opportunity to address challenging client issues, across multiple geographies with a hands-on influence in delivering solutions.  We operate in a truly multi-cultural, collegial and collaborative work environment that is rich in development and growth.

STI Technologies Limited (an IQVIA Company) is a healthcare technology company that manages patient support programs. We improve access to medications by leveraging available reimbursement funding and innovative technology to engage patients in their own healthcare.

Through technology and with patients at the heart of our innovations, we proudly support the Canadian healthcare system by delivering intelligent financial reimbursement, patient engagement and patient management solutions to help support positive health outcomes.

Role & Responsibilities

As a Sr Java Developer your responsibilities will include:

  • Build a test automation framework and integration of this framework into CI/CD process
  • Work closely with back-end, front-end developers and DevOps
  • Mentor stuff how to write integration and e2e tests
  • Work with QA department and develop test cases

About You

The skills and behaviors required for this position include:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong knowledge of the Java programming language and the server environment.
  • Deep understanding of good programming practices, design patterns, and Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Ability to work as part of a team by contributing to product backlog reviews and solution design and implementation
  • Be disciplined in implementing software in a timely manner while ensuring product quality isn't compromised
  • Successfully implemented and released REST services using a modern java framework in the past 3 years
  • Successfully designed database models that are adequate for the problem on hand
  • Formal training in software engineering, computer science or computer engineering.
  • Worked as part of a mature engineering team

Nice to have:

  • JMeter, Selenium
  • Containerization
  • Cloud technologies
  • CI/CD

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.

Job ID: R1113280


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