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Sr Production Business Analyst (R1067892) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

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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.

Job Title:                      Snr Business Analyst

Department:                 UK Production, Technology and Commercial Solutions

Location:                      Pentonville Road, London



POSITION PURPOSE

  • Support and drive Northern Europe based projects by implementing positive change to support business initiatives
  • Coordinating local office and offshore teams to deliver these projects in parallel with their daily commitments
  • Investigate challenges, analyse complex business problems and make recommendations to improve on processes and data quality
  • To think creatively to generate new solutions and make improvements to current processes that deliver value to our operations or customers
  • Be a bridge that spans the gap between the Business and Technology teams


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Support strategic projects around big data re-platforming and champion positive change in development work to support business initiatives
  • Manage internal project communications to all levels of stakeholders
  • Developing user story requirements using Jira, creating test plans and other key project documentation
  • Become a subject matter expert for new system development, including system requirement gathering, user acceptance testing and implementation
  • Execute complex pieces of data analysis to answer business questions
  • Identify problems, innovate and make recommendations to find solutions to data problems
  • Support various Production functions where need arises to ensure on time delivery and quality to clients
  • Contribute to team effort through communication, cooperation and coordination across IQVIA


KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

  • Strong data knowledge and analytical skills
  • Fluent in SQL and ideally a programming language such as R or Python
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with proven ability to interpret and present complex concepts
  • Experience of Agile projects and methodologies
  • Experience in new systems implementation and change management
  • Awareness of big data and associated tools, such as Hadoop and Data Lakes
  • Desired (but not essential) some experience in a Data Visualisation Tool such as MicroStrategy
  • Pharmaceutical industry knowledge desired but not essential
  • Experience in producing Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access data models/tools for analysis, data quality assurance and reporting

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: R1067892