Architect I/II Outcome Software, Inc.
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Why Quintiles? A career at Quintiles puts you at the corporate center of the leading worldwide pharmaceutical services organization. Quintiles has made the Computerworld's "100 Best Places to Work in IT" in 2008, 2009 and 2011 and Quintiles IT is the leading company for the pharmaceutical industry on the 2011 "InformationWeek 500". In 2011 Quintiles was also listed in the top 25 for multinationals by the Great Place to Work Institute! We are seeking a SOFTWARE ARCHITECT for our Cambridge Office.
In late 2011, Quintiles, a leader in interventional IIIb/IV studies and the only fully integrated biopharmaceutical services provider offering clinical, commercial, consulting and capital solutions, acquired Outcome, the unparalleled experts in observational research. Together, Quintiles Outcome offers the expertise and experience in real-world and late phase research you need to determine the right approach for the right question, to achieve your research objectives. Whether monitoring safety and evaluating benefit-risk or demonstrating effectiveness and gaining market access or proving efficacy in new indications/new formulations, our experts provide you with the most comprehensive approach to evidence development.
Function as a top level technical expert in one or more highly specialized areas of IT engineering. Act independently under general direction. Provides technical leadership on complex projects. May act as expert in business or functional area. Formulates and defines system scope and objectives. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations, operating time and form of desired results. Prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written. Responsible for system design, coding, testing, debugging, and documentation. Has full technical knowledge of all phases of system development. May be responsible for multiple phases of a project. May have duties instructing, directing, and checking the work of other system engineering personnel. May have quality assurance review responsibilities.
Sets technical direction and standard development best practices for the company's core product (the Outcome System? Platform) software development team
Owns the development architecture plan, timelines, and deliverables associated with all software releases
Researches, designs, and reviews software to ensure they are to appropriate specifications
Works closely with Product Management, Software Quality Assurance, Project Management and Application Development functions in the planning and execution of software releases
Generates technical documentation and communicates architectural and design options, and educates development teams on new Outcome System? Platform capabilities
Collects and reports on development metrics to provide transparency on project status and identify opportunities for improvement
Continually solicits feedback and input on areas requiring optimization or refactoring
Directs and mentors developers in industry best practices, procedures, and concepts
B.S. in Computer Science or related major desired, M.S. preferred
7+ years experience in the complete software development lifecycle
7+ years experience in J2EE, Linux, web application development, SaaS, high availability, multi-tenant environment
5+ years experience with Oracle database
TIBCO Spotfire experience preferred
Recognized leader in building and developing teams
Strong verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working with pharmaceutical, biotech or medical device companies and an understanding of FDA 21 CFR Part 11, HIPAA, and ISO 9000 or CMM is preferred but not required
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master's Degree in computer science is preferred
7 years relevant work experience
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