Sr Software Engineer (R1118906) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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Job Description

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.


  • Accurately estimates the magnitude and time requirements to complete for projects. Provides accurate and timely updates to project manager and/or team lead on progress.
  • Writes designs for new systems, or changes to existing systems.
  • Designs, writes and performs unit, integration or system testing which includes development of test plans.
  • Participates in peer review of work products such as code, designs, and test plans produced by other team members.
  • Assists other team members, serving as an 'expert' either in the business application, development technologies or Software Development Lifecycle processes (such as reviewing, designing and testing).
  • Works with the documentation team to assure new functionality is properly documented.
  • Serves as level 4 support, troubleshooting problems, providing workarounds and producing patches for customers as required.


  • Proficiency at least one of the following: Python, C#/.NET/.NET Core, Java,
  • Experience with XML and JSON
  • Experience with Linux and Windows
  • Experience with Azure DevOps
  • Experience with GIT
  • Experience with ORM (Object-relational mapping) such as SQLAlchemy or Entity Framework
  • Experience creating Restful API's
  • Angular experience preferred
  • AWS experience preferred
  • Experience working with integrated development environments like Microsoft Visual Studio, PyCharm, IntelliJ IDEA, NetBeans
  • Good Knowledge of Python and Python Web Framework Flask. 
  • Experience with RDBMS such as Oracle, SQL Server and writing stored procedures triggers, cursors, and optimizing queries using SQL
  • Experience working with AGILE SCRUM and involvement in all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Expert knowledge of and experience in Object oriented Design and Programming concepts. 
  • Knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Possess good communication skills


Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related discipline and 5+ years of experience with applicable tools, including database access; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
  • Extensive use of keyboard and mouse requiring repetitive motion of fingers and wrists
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time

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Job ID: R1118906