Statistical Programming Technician - Placement year (R1099601) in Reading, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/8/2019

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    Reading, UK
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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.

IQVIA is looking for talented and enthusiastic maths, statistics and computer science students to join our dynamic and vibrant team in Reading for a one year placement (August 2020 to August 2021). Successful candidates will help to analyse and report the clinical trials of the future and become a part of the next chapter in Human Data Science. With a global team of over 1000 Biostatisticians and Statistical Programmers, in a family of more than 50,000 employees, we harness insights, commercial and scientific depth, and executional expertise to empower clients to achieve some of their most important goals: Improving clinical, scientific and commercial results in healthcare realizing the full potential of innovations and, ultimately, driving healthcare forward, for the patients who need it.

Your role

  • You will be involved in clinical trials from mainly Phases II and III of clinical research, in a variety of therapeutic areas.
  • Your tasks will primarily include using the SAS® programming language for the production of data sets/ summary tables/ graphs and listings of clinical trial data and writing specifications to document these.

What we expect from you?

  • You are studying for an undergraduate BSc in Maths, Statistics, Computer Science or a related field. 
  • You are excellent communicator and have problem solving skills.
  • You have an initiative, and the confidence to contribute effectively in a multi-disciplinary, team based environment, working with colleagues in the office and around the globe.

What we offer?

As an IQVIA placement student we provide you with relevant and focused training in pharmaceutical, technical and personal skills, a fantastic grounding for any future career. Overall, through mentorship, and a fully supportive, collaborative environment, you will begin to build your SAS® programming knowledge, teamwork, communicational and organisational skills, which will provide you with a great foundation for your chosen future career.

We look forward to your application!

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.

Job ID: R1099601