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Manager Clinical Data Programming – Bloemfontein

  • Bloemfontein
  • Anywhere

Manager Clinical Data Programming


Bloemfontein, BEN

**Job Overview**

Designs or modifies data models to solve complex database requirements considering business and application needs. Organizes metadata for use by teams.

**Essential Functions**

• Plans, conducts and coordinates the design of state-of-the-art data model designs and metadata management.

• Provides application-level data modeling for project development teams.

• Assists with creating and maintaining enterprise-wide data standards.

• Participates in enterprise-wide logical data modeling and leads efforts on assigned data subject areas.

• Assists with the implementation of metadata management tools.

• Facilitates formal and informal discussions to support database designs.

• Participates in the implementation and management of the global metadata repository.

• Identifies metadata sources, develops metadata management capabilities, monitors metadata quality, and develops common data definitions.

• Coordinates testing and documentation of the global metadata repository and conducts user interviews to gather metadata requirements to insure business requirements are met.

• Acts as senior consultant for lower staff providing technical advice and consultation on database administration, database analysis and database design reviews.

• Ensures that databases meet required operational standards and performance levels (as measured by reliability, response

time, query execution time, etc.).

• Activities include: developing data archival schemes, sizing, creation of data definition language and

database objects, referential integrity and security enforcement and application optimization.

• Participates in the administration, monitoring, tuning and support of databases in the development, test, and production environments.


• Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science or related discipline, or knowledge acquired through equivalent experience Req

• 5 years of information technology experience Req

• 3 years in database administration area Req

• Knowledge of IQVIA products, systems, database management standards and protocol.

• Strong PC applications (Access, Lotus Notes, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) skills and a familiarity with Internet applications.

• Familiar with third party software platforms

At IQVIA, 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. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at .

IQVIA is a world leader in using data, technology, advanced analytics, and expertise to help customers drive healthcare – and human health – forward. Together with the companies we serve, we are enabling a more modern, more effective and more efficient healthcare system, and creating breakthrough solutions that transform business and patient outcomes.

To get there, it takes diverse skills and a curiosity to explore new possibilities. No matter your role, everyone at IQVIA, including our colleagues at Q² Solutions, contributes to our shared goal of improving human health. Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us.

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