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Data Manager

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 15 January 2022

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Job Description:

Title: Research Study Coordinator / Data Coordinator

Location: San Francisco, CA; San Diego, CA; Summit, NJ; Lawrenceville, NJ; Cambridge, MA

  • This position will begin fully remote but will transition to on-site in the future

  • Typical work hours: 9am-5pm with some flexibility in start/end times; No weekend or OT work expected for this contractor

Job functions:

  • As a Research Study Coordinator / Data Coordinator, your work contributes to ensuring that large and sophisticated streams of data flow seamlessly to fuel development of innovative therapies that change lives! We are looking for a candidate who is eager and capable to do the following:

  • Review clinical protocols and work closely with scientists and clinical data managers to define data specification, delivery, and storage methods

  • Utilize project management and data assessment skills to facilitate accurate, complete, and timely collection, delivery and tracking of analytical information from a variety of internal and external partners

  • Participate in manual QC of the delivered data, record reported discrepancies, and lead data reconciliation working with scientists and CROs

  • Communicate with external vendors, data scientists, computational scientists, biostatisticians, and study scientists to convey timelines and resolve data issues

  • Contribute to innovative and groundbreaking tools and methodologies to track, QC, visualize, integrate, and communicate data


  • 3-4 years of experience in scientific data handling

  • Bachelors Degree in life science, computer science, or related discipline

  • Proficiency with managing the organization of documents and data with an emphasis on accuracy and retrieval speed

  • Savvy with MS Office, including working proficiency in SharePoint and Excel

  • Outstanding proficiency with Windows-based computers, and good technical acuity with the ability to track and coordinate large volumes of research data

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, comfortable working independently and as part of a collaborative team, and excellent critical thinking, analytical skills, and judgment

Nice to have:

  • Demonstrable ability to work among a large team with clinical personnel, study monitors, computational biologists, biostatisticians, programmers, and medical writers

  • Detailed knowledge and experience in clinical trial management such as case report form design, central laboratories, programming databases, query resolution, and data validation

  • Knowledge of FDA/ICH guidelines and industry standard practices regarding data management

  • Exposure to AGILE methodology and principles

  • Experience working in a dynamic fast-paced environment with shifting priorities

  • Additional computer skills: knowledge of R and/or Python programming preferred, comfortable using Linux and windows OS, general understanding of cloud computing / data storage concepts (S3, NFS), and knowledge of at least one data management system

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