ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
Senior Data Architect (Tableau & SQL)
Home based / Remote / Work from home.
Develop and deploy complex, interactive visualizations that inform analysis and decision making. Utilize data visualization best practices to create clear and consistent BI products
Lead Data Visualizer for the MI using competitive and real world data supporting Bid Defense, RFP and operational studies in data analytics requests.
What you do?
Develop and deploy complex, interactive visualizations that inform analysis and decision making
Utilize data visualization best practices to create clear and consistent BI products
Translate business requirements from key stakeholders into process/system functional requirements
Write SQL queries to prepare data for visualization, conduct data investigations and for QA testing
Drive adoption of dashboards by consulting with and providing training to end-users
Develop new and maintain existing dashboards and templates for self-service
Ensure data integrity for all assigned projects
Document back-end and end-user processes
Provide troubleshooting support to end-users
Act as administrator for the Medical Informatics site on Tableau Server
Maintain Medical Informatics' Tableau style guide and chart library
Identify areas for improvement in existing dashboards and, subsequently, implementing these improvements.
What you need?
A Master's degree (preferred) in Math, Statistics, Business Analytics, Data Science or Computer Science
4+ years developing data visualizations using Tableau
3+ years writing SQL queries on large data sets
Experience using Tableau and Microsoft Excel for data exploration and QA
Knowledge of BI solution flow, interactivity, design and layout
Ability to work analytically within a problem solving environment
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills, as well as exceptional attention to detail
Fluency in best practices for data visualization
Expertise in using advanced Tableau capabilities, techniques and standards to produce dashboards and reports that support business needs
Experience with interactive filters, parameters, and calculations for dashboards and worksheets in Tableau
Experience with level of detail expressions and table calculations in Tableau
Must have a Tableau portfolio to share.
Willingness to work in a UK time zone.
Benefits of Working in ICON: Our success depends on the quality of our people. That's why we've made it a priority to build a culture that rewards high performance and nurtures talent.
We offer very competitive salary packages. And to keep them competitive, we regularly benchmark them against our competitors. Our annual bonuses reflect delivery of performance goals - both ours and yours. We also provide a range of health-related benefits to employees and their families and offer competitive retirement plans - and related benefits such as life assurance - so you can save and plan with confidence for the years ahead. But beyond the competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, you'll benefit from an environment where you are encouraged to fulfil your sense of purpose and drive lasting change.
ICON is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.