As a top five CRO, we have worked on 100+ marketed drugs across several therapeutic areas and conducted the pivotal or supportive trials that led to FDA and/or international regulatory approval of 45+ such drugs.
At PRA Health Sciences, providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. From full service clinical development to the pioneering Embedded SolutionsTM model, PRA provides a broad spectrum of solutions that meet the demands of a diverse marketplace.
At PRA, borders do not create boundaries. PRA’s success is dependent upon our ability to attract and retain a talented team of diverse professionals. Our growing workforce is comprised of over 15,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.
As we continue to expand our global operations, our established and highly active IT team is now seeking an additional Software Engineer in our Chennai location.
The Software Engineer will be analytical, determine requirements, develop applications, and maintain or extend applications to support the information technology required for the business and operational users at PRA
He/she will develop, implement and maintain systems that conform to PRA’s information technology principles, architecture, and strategies. Participate in design sessions and provides input on the software solution and debug problems with information systems using a variety of analytical skills, techniques, and resources.
In addition, the Software Engineer will follow directives and standards on programming style and documentation, provides training, technical support, and documentation of information systems to peers and end users, routinely communicates status (problems encountered, and time remaining to complete) to the team and stakeholders and also act as a technical lead for a project, providing guidance on technical issues and design issues and mentor junior team members.
Strong IT skills are essential, in particular Force.com Development (Salesforce). You will be a strong communicator and have the ability to multitask and work effectively under pressure. Fluency in English is essential.
Qualified candidates should posses BS in computer science or equivalent or working towards a BS degree. MS in computer science or equivalent would be a plus
Together with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive range of benefits and an excellent working environment. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.