Data Quality Lead - Level 1

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Clinical Scientist
  3. United Kingdom
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Posting date: 05 Feb 2019

ProClinical is happy to advertise an opportunity for a Data Quality Lead/Clinical Data Scientist position with a top 10 global pharmaceutical company. This company offers leading products across various therapeutic areas and is looking to hire a Data Quality Lead/Clinical Data Scientist to join their team in Uxbridge.

The Data Quality Lead/Clinical Data Scientist will primarily assist the oversight of CRO, whilst providing expertise in data management throughout the whole lifecycle of a clinical trial, from database set-up to database lock.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Defining, building, and testing databases (such as eCRF) and validation checks.
  • Overseeing data entry and clean up, along with delivery of clean datasets for analysis and reporting.
  • Leading study and project teams in the delivery of high-quality data to support the reporting of early phase pharmacology studies.
  • Closely collaborating with investigational sites and monitors around the world in order to set up, conduct, and deliver on clinical trial data to the highest quality.
  • Providing data management input to the protocol and translating the protocol into specifications for all data types.
  • Utilising data visualisation tools to identify scientifically unfeasible or anomalous data and taking appropriate action to prevent or minimise reoccurrence.
  • Partnering with the study team to responsible deliver data management contributions to regulatory submissions when required.
  • Identifying, participating, and/or leading process improvement initiatives.
  • Training, coaching, and mentoring staff as required.
  • Completing of specific project goals and objectives in accordance with defined quality and time-based metrics.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience in either rare decisions, gene therapy, working with Academic Research Organisations (AROs), CDISC, and working with eDC tools (RAVE).
  • Demonstrable leadership skills within a matrix environment, along with an ability to influence, persuade, and negotiate with stakeholders to identify solutions.
  • Conversant with the clinical trial environment, study design, and the bigger picture of drug development.
  • An ability to apply scientific knowledge, previous experience, and curiosity to identify risks to data integrity and implement mitigation plans to maximise data evaluability.
  • High organised with an ability to prioritise work and remain focused on objectives in rapidly changing circumstances.
  • Demonstrated effective oversight of outsourced activities.
  • An ability to think outside the box within the confines of company procedures, along with industry and regulatory requirements.

To Apply:

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ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.