Data Engineer Job at IQVIA – in Paris (75)

Job Description

A successful candidate must be a self-starter, fast learner and able to be part of a cross-functional, SCRUM software development team. The candidate is a strong technology professional and software developer with significant experience with big data technologies and must also possess excellent analytical skills, with a focus on detail, quality, and accuracy. The position will include working with distributed business and technical resources, as well as external data sources to implement the components of the architecture.

The Data Engineer plays a vital role in the implementation of our platforms and data integration with external data sources. The Data Engineer is responsible for data management, data discovery, code implementations, data conversion, and on-going support of data ingestion from external sources to our Azure cloud-based repositories.

The Data Engineer will also be involved in the evaluation, strategy, design, customization and optimization of our cloud technology based solutions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to grasp complex problems and develop a simple yet comprehensive solution that meets or exceeds the expectations.
  • Ability to explain difficult or complex problems and solutions to varying audiences which allows them to understand and works to build consensus.
  • Proactively shares experiences and knowledge to help the team improve its development processes and practices.
  • Actively seeks challenging assignments, is genuinely excited by a challenge

Essential Functions

  • Build the framework required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL
  • Analyze and assemble large, complex datasets to meet the client’s needs by designing, building, testing, maintaining/modifying pre-existing or new custom BI implementations
  • Work collaboratively with the client and internal teams to understand the business needs and identify any gaps or concerns
  • Performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Provide high level ETL processing documentation to be incorporated into the Business Requirements Documentation
  • Design and optimization of our cloud architecture


  • Master’s Degree Computer Science or related discipline, or knowledge acquired through equivalent experience required
  • You have expert level SQL skills.
  • You can use python or R for data analysis, and take pride in writing production quality code
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Strong analytic skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with Microsoft Azure is a plus

What Makes This Job Amazing

  • You’ll experience huge learning & professional growth opportunities. We believe in supporting you in your personal development
  • You’ll become part of our transparent, high-performing, and close-knit team
  • This is a full-time position that offers a competitive salary.

We guarantee you will learn a tremendous amount in a short time. For those who value and excel in transparent, high-intensity, and high-impact environments, there is significant opportunity for advancement.

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at https://jobs.iqvia.com

About Company

Company: IQVIA –

Company Location:  Paris (75)

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