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Technical Design Analyst (Home or Office-based) (R1055045) in Cambridge, MA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/5/2019

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Job Description:

The Technical Design Analyst will be responsible to oversee delivery and build of multiple studies in multiple platforms. A person in this role should have understanding of budget and finances for start-up phase and will look into QIP/project finance for TD activities for all studies under purview. This role will work with the DTL, Validation Team Lead and Functional Managers. They may also communicate with sponsor as required. The Technical Design Analyst will be involved in library creation and must be an expert in at least 2 therapeutic areas.


• Oversees timely delivery of study deliverables with quality
• Interprets the study protocol
• Designs and updates the eCRF
• Creates and updates the Edit Specifications document
• Generates specifications for EDC build components (e.g., System Settings)
• Attends the Data Element Specification Meeting, Attends and presents comments at the Internal Design Review Meeting and present at the Online Screen Review Meeting
• Facilitates the Internal Edit Check Specification Review Meeting and leads the discussions regarding the Edit Specifications document
• Designs the database to collect Local Lab Reference Ranges (LLRR) data within the Merge or applicable database platform and ensures access Rights and Roles has appropriate access for Entry and Updates
• Identifies and escalates potential Quality Issues to relevant parties with suggested solutions
• Ensures the completion and documentation of all project-specific training, as well as staying current with required SOP reading for self and other TDs within the team
• Reviews build timelines and provides inputs
• Reviews QIP for projects under purview, identify out of scope activities if any and inform relevant parties
• Communicates any project risks to the DTL, including any risk for missing a timeline in the Data Management Project Plan (MS Project)
• Designs Library Source Study and Creates Edit specifications for source study
• Support other TDs in studies based on their therapeutic area expertise
• Mentors and trains new TDs in the team
• Oversee budget and financial performance of multiple TD studies within scope and inform relevant parties as required
• May contribute/assist Manager in resource planning for TD projects
• Act as an SME for TD role
• Identifies areas for process improvements continuously. Proactively take part and contribute towards process improvement initiatives besides providing suggestions/ideas for continuous improvement of the process.

***Knowledge of XML Programming would be an advantage.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled'

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

Job ID: R1055045