Providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. But innovation just for the sake of innovation isn’t why we do it. Side-by-side with our clients, we strive to move drug discovery forward, to help them develop life-saving and life-improving drugs. We help change people’s lives for the better every single day. It’s who we are. And it’s who you could be too.
Working fully embedded within one of our pharmaceutical clients, with the support of PRA right behind you, you’ll be at the heart of our client’s innovation.
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.
Your health, Your family, Your career — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better.
PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.
For more information please visit our website: www.prahs.com