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Sr. Software Engineer (R1080) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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Lead Software Engineer

Job Description
We are looking for a lead data developer to will lead a data conversion team. You will participate in the design and implementation of ETL process that converts data sources into an industry standard based data repository known as OMOP. You will write ETL code based on the business rules/requirements. You will provide guidance and mentoring to data developers on the team. You will ensure all coding standards are enforced by performing code reviews and participating in the Standards Committee. You will work closely with other lead developers to execute strategic goals set forth by management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate in creating and establishing standard practices
  • Ensure all development standard practices are followed
  • Perform code review on data developers’ code
  • Create and maintain ETL process documentation
  • Work with data analysts on refining ETL business rules
  • Develop and maintain OMOP data conversion ETL code based on ETL business rules
  • Work with QA to resolve defects found during the validation of converted data
  • Participate in requirements gather sessions with the data analyst
  • Participate in scrum agile meetings – sprint planning, retro, backlog grooming, daily stand-ups, sprint demo
  • Work with data analysts to prepare demo material for each sprint
  • Identify areas of improvement in the OMOP conversion process
  • Provides support to data developers on the team with decision making on significant technical challenges
  • Help remove technical impediments for the team
  • Mentor other data developers

Key Requirements:

  • 7+ years working with ETL development with Structured Query Language
  • Working knowledge of Linux Shell programming
  • Experience with version control systems such as Subversion and Git
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in leadership position

Nice to have:

  • Amazon Redshift experience
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Big data/Hadoop knowledge
  • Programing with Java, Scala
  • Medical and Pharmaceutical patient level data experience
  • Scrum Agile experience
  • OMOP knowledge
  • Microsoft VBA knowledge
  • Experience using Jira and Confluence
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • You’ll fit right in if you:
  • Are enthusiastic and self-motivated with good decision-making skills.
  • Speak up! We’re very open here, and we want to hear your opinion and ideas about how we can extend our products and do things better.
  • Collaborate and work effectively with cross-functional teams in a fast-paced agile environment.

Why you’ll love working with us:

  • We have a fun and friendly international work environment.
  • Extremely interesting and challenging
  • Great benefits including:
  • Great office
  • Healthcare,
  • Competitive compensation package

Job ID: R1080