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IQVIA Careers

Durham, NC
10000+ employees
2017
Company - Public (IQV)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
IQVIA (NYSE:IQV) is a leading global provider of information, innovative technology solutions and contract research services dedicated to using analytics and science to help healthcare stakeholders find better solutions for their patients. Solutions are powered by the IQVIA ... Read more

Mission: Imagine a world where advances in data science and human ingenuity come together to provide creative solutions to improve human health. This is our vision. Where every challenge is seen as an opportunity to make a meaningful impact for customers, for patients, for people ... Read more

Company Updates

  • COVID-19

    IQVIA is proud to be part of the global effort against COVID-19. We have mobilized our people, capabilities and resources to understand the disease, accelerate treatments, and help communities and stakeholders address the impact of the virus.

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IQVIA – Why Work With Us?


UNLEASH YOUR POTENTIAL

It takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage to transform healthcare. It takes brave minds. By reimagining a world without the consequences of disease, brave minds bring powerful ideas to reality.

Join a diverse team of 65,000+ employees in 100+ countries who share a passion for solving complex problems to help clients drive healthcare forward.

 

FIND YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS

Embrace your curiosity and grow your career in an exciting environment where development is a priority. Think boldly and disrupt conventional thinking. Enjoy what you do. Put your passions to work and never stop learning as we push the boundaries of human science and data science, together.

A DAY IN THE LIFE

Learn how we are putting our passions to work.

IQVIA Reviews

  • Featured Review

    Helpful (85)

    "Fantastic opportunity for learning and development"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consultant, Consulting Services
    Former Employee - Consultant, Consulting Services
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at IQVIA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    For Consulting Services
    - Exposure to a number of high-value projects pretty quickly
    - After building trust within the team, you are given opportunities to have client-facing time
    - Breadth of project types really help you learn and add value. This also helps you figure out what you enjoy / hate, and will help you throughout your career in Life Sciences
    - Flat structure - senior level employees don't have offices, and they are highly accessible
    - Highly merit-based, with opportunities for promotion / progression twice a year
    - There is a strong feedback culture to help you develop and learn

    Cons

    For Consulting Services
    - Pay is not as good as competitors in strategy consulting. There is also a tiered school salary system if you're straight out of school ("preferred" schools - aka Ivy league schools - have a higher initial salary at each position, and promotions / progressions are a percent increase in your salary so this could affect your salary for your entire career at IQVIA)
    - The staffing model is that you are expected to be on multiple projects at all time. For some people, this can lead to stress as project timelines shift and you have to mentally switch between projects. This can often be mitigated through communication, but can lead to some heavy weeks.

    Advice to Management

    IQVIA is a huge company, and we don't hear much about the larger organization in Consulting Services. Try to break down the silos (as much as possible) and provide some opportunities for social interaction between groups. Each group feels like an entirely different company.
    Look seriously at what competing consultancies are doing regarding compensation and staffing. If you want to compete against them, you need to get and keep your strongest resources.

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IQVIA Photos

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IQVIA photo of: Seattle team supports a Furry Friend Fundraiser!
IQVIA photo of: IQVIA's Plymouth Meeting employees who participated in the the 39th Annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run
IQVIA photo of: IQVIA's Plymouth Meeting office hosted a Fitness Center Open House at their onsite gym. Here are a few employees that participated in a yoga session!
IQVIA photo of: IQVIA Holiday Party 2017
IQVIA photo of: New QuintilesIMS Building ... IQVIA
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IQVIA Interviews

Experience

Experience
61%
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Getting an Interview

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  1. Featured Interview

    Helpful (11)  

    Consulting Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    initially, they required some questions through email to answer: expect salary, working start date and visa situation and then let me prepare for a video interview for the job, position title is IQVIA Acadamy Consulting Analyst

    Interview Questions

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IQVIA Awards & Accolades

  • FORTUNE’s list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”, Fortune, 2016
  • Best Contract Research Organization, SCRIP Awards, 2014
  • Technology Security Award, IDG’s CSO Magazine, 2014
  • Best CRO in the Vaccine Industry Asia, (ViE) Asia Awards, 2011
  • World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2017
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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

Pledge to Thrive

Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

First Job Programs

Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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