Sr. Software Engineer (R1097261) in Cambridge, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/21/2020

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.

The Senior Software Engineer role is an exciting work from home opportunity preferably in the Eastern or Central time zone working with a team of highly skilled and creative engineers and analysts expanding the architecture, features and delivery efficiency of the IQVIA Registry Platform.


  • Work under the direction of development lead to design, develop, and unit test application solutions
  • Participate in discussions (involving onsite/offshore teams) of requirement analysis/clarifications, architecture, design and development
  • Effectively decompose requirements into epics, stories, and tasks; accurate estimate, identify dependencies, risks and plan/phase deliverables
  • Participate in reviews and implementation of SDLC methodologies to ensure high quality performance software within the schedules
  • Working closely with other roles and teams, such as QA, business analysts, deployment/IT and onsite/client professionals for knowledge transfer or requirement clarifications etc.
  • Problem-solving and thinking laterally as part of a team, or individually, to meet the needs of the project
  • Deliver quality software on time


  • Java, J2EE, Spring Framework, Hibernate, XML/JSON, Javascript, HTML/CSS, Bootstrap, ReactJS/Redux, and Oracle (SQL, PL/SQL)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science preferred; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Flexible enough to adjust to the change in work / technology / Team / etc
  • Complete ownership of deliverables
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven technical writing abilities
  • Team-oriented thinking with demonstrated ability to produce high-quality work as part of a fast-paced, dynamic team
  • Proven ability to collaborate with and drive cross-functional and interdepartmental teams

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: R1097261