Posted on :
25 Sep, 2013
25 Sep, 2013
When you work for Quintiles you work for the world’s leading Pharmaceutical Services Company. We offer product development and commercialization services to the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Devices industries. Our leading-edge capabilities provide healthcare companies with the potential to bring new medicines/devices through development and registration to the market place more quickly, with supporting medical and drug data that will significantly advance the cost effectiveness and quality of healthcare provision. Recently, of the world’s top 50 best-selling drugs, Quintiles has helped to develop or commercialize every one.
The key duties and responsibilities of our current opportunity include – Plan and coordinate database design, development, implementation, maintenance, and user support of clinical systems with guidance from senior staff.
Program, test, and document databases in accordance with programming standards and validation procedures with guidance from senior staff.
Program database manipulation and transfers of data for internal and external clients with guidance from senior staff.
Understand and comply with core operating procedures and working instructions.
Meet objectives as assigned and interact with the project team to organize timelines, responsibilities and deliverables.
Develop and maintain good communications and working relationships with CDM team.
May serve as Lead Programmer on the corporate team.
May assist IT in developing and implementing new technologies.
May assist IT in testing and evaluating new upgrades to technologies.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Working knowledge of a relational database.
Good conceptual, organizational and communication skills.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients.
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or 3 year diploma in Computer Science (obtained from a recognized institution). Please send proof of your academic results with your application.
At least 1 Year SAS Experience essential
At Quintiles we value individuality, fresh ideas, and the contribution that our employees make to our success. In return we offer career opportunities providing flexibility and growth across the organization, covering multiple locations to suite your lifestyle requirements at this time, a competitive salary and a fantastic benefits package.
If you want to make a difference in global healthcare, Quintiles is the place for you. It’s work worth doing.
Primary Location: ZAF-Free State-Bloemfontein
Organization: ZAF02 – South Africa – CDS/Product Dev
How to Apply