Translational & Quantitative Sciences Data Engineering

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Manufacturing, Project Engineering, Project Management
  3. United States
Princeton, USA
Posting date: 17 Apr 2024

Associate Director, Translational and Quantitative Sciences Data Engineering - Princeton, NJ - Permanent

Proclinical is seeking an Associate Director for Translational and Quantitative Sciences Data Engineering. This is a permanent position located in Princeton, NJ.

Primary Responsibilities:

This role is perfect for someone who is passionate about data and its various aspects, including data-as-a-product creation, architecture, access, classification, standards, integration, and pipelines. The successful candidate will be working with an innovative biotech team.

Skills & Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, or a related field with significant software engineering experience or a PhD in a related field with substantial software engineering experience.
  • Excellent skills and deep knowledge of ETL pipeline, automation, and workflow management tools.
  • Excellent skills and deep knowledge in Python, Pythonic design, and object-oriented programming.
  • Solid understanding of modern data architectures and their implementation offerings.
  • Solid understanding of data paradigms such as data fabrics and data meshes.
  • Experience working with clinical data and understanding of GxP compliance and validation processes.
  • Understanding of data quality tools and data governance tools.
  • Proficiency with modern software development methodologies.
  • Proficiency with container strategies using Docker, Fargate, and ECR.
  • Proficiency with AWS cloud computing services.

The Associate Director will:

  • Design, implement, and manage ETL data pipelines.
  • Lead and coordinate a team of data engineers.
  • Enhance workflows with automation and pipeline management tools.
  • Implement and maintain bespoke databases for scientific data.
  • Innovate and advise on the latest technologies and standard methodologies in Data Engineering and Data Management.
  • Manage relationships and project coordination with external parties.
  • Define and contribute to data engineering practices for the group.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to determine best-suited data enablement methods.
  • Apply value-balanced approaches to the development of the data ecosystem and pipeline initiatives.
  • Proactively communicate data ecosystem and pipeline value propositions to partnering collaborators.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Victoria Kroon at (+1) 929-387-4315 or

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.