Sr. Principal, Drug Dev - (R1040752) in San Diego, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/27/2018

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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.


Project Delivery
• Deliver information and data to clients to answer critical questions
o Define client data-related questions and needs, research information sources, probe databases, and package results in order to provide meaningful answers to customers.
o Populate Design and Analytic tools, capture customer decisions and assumptions, and track data sources and usage across customer engagements.
• Serve as data and information subject matter expert for Strategic Drug Development consulting, Clients and Information Technology (IT) development team
o Use existing databases in novel ways to answer critical development and design questions.  Understand the limitations and risks of the tools and data.  Identify, access, integrate, and interrogate internal and external databases.  Identify and utilize other business/clinical subject matter experts (SME)s as necessary.
• Co-facilitate client engagements and directly contribute to the achievement of project deliverables including custom analyses, technical reports, presentations, and service dossiers.   Manage project team in accordance with performance targets (e.g. staff utilization).  Adjust resources, deliverables and client expectations accordingly.
• Provide strategic consultation regarding client issues and make recommendation on appropriate solutions.
• Lead and/or provide expert input into internal initiatives to drive innovation, efficiency, and increased value across IQVIA R&DS solutions
• Serve as primary customer contact for Data and Information projects.
• Consult with customers on strategic issues, expanded project scopes and future business opportunities.
• Evaluate current assignments and work to develop global or expanded opportunities.
• Provide technical expertise and advisory input into proposals.
• Deliver expert presentation on topics of interest to potential clients.
• Maintain proficiency of skills and knowledge and remain current with industry trends based on current literature.

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree or educational equivalent in medical, science, or technology related field or equivalent experience with 12+ years clinical research drug development experience – with a focus towards a deep understanding of the overall clinical development process, including 8+ years’ experience in clinical planning, clinical trial operations, clinical trial design and 5+ years’ experience in Consultative/Facilitation experience to manage to outcomes.

•Project Management experience and/or education
•Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills for relationship building
•Strong demonstrated technical understanding – scientific, operational and commercial
•Excellent insight and proactive problem solving through innovative and pragmatic solutions
•Demonstrated high tolerance for technological challenges
•Proven experience of managing raw data, through to aggregated information, to drive knowledgeable outcomes
•Deep demonstrated comprehension of emerging clinical development information needs and related technology and processes
•Demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit and role/task versatility
•Excellent communication (verbal and written) and facilitation skills
•Experience and ease in dealing with ambiguity and novel situations
•Improvisational skills, adaptable, resilient
•Capacity and disposition for collaboration across disciplines
•Ability to connect ideas, people, and information in novel ways to address problems and move projects forward
•Self-starter, highly motivated, quick learner
•Strong knowledge of decision analysis techniques, database analysis methods, statistical analysis and reporting, and technical writing
•Strong computer skills, including database mining and Microsoft Office applications
•Good influencing and negotiation skills
•Excellent customer service skills
•Ability to lead, guide and motivate others to achieve desired results
•Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and customers
•Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers.
•Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech.
•Regular sitting for extended periods of time.
•Up to 25% Travel

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: R1040752

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