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Statistical Programmer - PL/SQL Developer (R1005483) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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Job Description

QuintilesIMS is a leading integrated information and technology-enabled worldwide healthcare service provider. Formed by the merger of Quintiles and IMS Health, we use our experience, resources and reputation to help our clients drive healthcare forward.

A career at QuintilesIMS will give you the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients improve patient healthcare and make real medical breakthroughs while taking on more complex diseases.

The Analytics Center of Excellence

This is an entirely new unit within our business. Devoted to applying big data to clinical trials, this high-profile team aims to be a global leader in the application of big data within the drug development industry. The combination of complex information sets and methodologies is key to accelerating our outputs and by definition the speed at which patients can access new treatments. A multi-functional team, it is also an innovation for our business, requiring entrepreneurial and independent thinking to build our capability. Unique and with a global view, this Center of Excellence is a chance to do things that have never been done before.

Senior Programmer / Manager – the role

As a data expert, this is a unique opportunity to build unparalleled in-depth knowledge within our business. Working with complex data and challenging requests, you will have the opportunity to learn more complex code, and possibly move into a Methodology role within QuintilesIMS.

Your typical activities might include:

  • Collaborating with business owners, subject matter experts, and go to market teams to develop and deliver analytics.
  • Leveraging data assets to support CRO business, optimizing design and execution of clinical trials, and improving risk management. 
  • Overseeing multiple projects from concept to completion. 
  • Direct analytical methodology research, project execution, streamlining process and building efficiencies.
  • Comprehensive testing of your own code.


Our ideal candidate will have;

  • A Bachelors’ or Masters’ degree in Statistics, Economics, Econometrics, and Computer Science or a related field.
  • At least two years’ of relevant quantitative experience analyzing data.
  • Alternatively, a relevant combination of education, training and work experience.
  • Strong PL/SQL or SAS skills and an understanding of ICD 9/10, HCPCS J code and NDC codes.
  • Ideally experience of working with large volumes of complex claims data.
  • Oncology experience

You can drive your career at QuintilesIMS and choose the path that best defines your development and success. With exposure across diverse geographies, capabilities, and vast therapeutic and information and technology areas, you can seek opportunities to change and grow without boundaries.

Job ID: R1005483