Lead Data Manager in San Diego, CA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Covance   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 31 days ago

If you are looking for a high-energy position in a collaborative environment, learn more about the Lead Data Manager opportunity with Covance.

In this role, you will:

  • Serve as the technical leader on all data management aspects for project(s) including start-up, maintenance, and completion activities and develop Data Management Plans and Quality Management (QM) Plans that will deliver accurate, timely, consistent, and quality clinical
  • Coordinate the development and testing of data management systems edit I data validation checks) diagnostics) and special listingsIprocedures used as tools for the data review and discrepancy management activities.
  • Review data acquisition conventions and data review guidelinesIdiagnostic specifications consistent with the clinical data model, [statistical] analysis plans, and CRF (eCRF) completion
  • Serve as the project and client liaison including management and provision of project specific data management status, cycle time, and productivity metrics.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Identify and implement solutions to project data management issues and concerns, including proactive prevention strategies based on metrics and + Coordinate and participate in the development of the clinical data model and/or database design and annotate the CRF (eCFR) according to these specifications I monitoring conventions, Interact and collaborate with other project and specialty team members (clinical, programming, statistics, CDM technical support, drug safety, ) to support the set-up, maintenance, and closure of the data management aspects of the project to ensure consistent, cohesive data handling and quality.
  • Advanced planning and risk management for projects (issue escalation, resource management).
  • Assist with goal creation and performance review assessment for data review project staff.
  • Ensure project staff are trained and adhere to project-specific, global, standardized data management processes. Support achievement of project revenue and operating margin for data management activities to agreed target
  • Identify areas for process and efficiency improvement and implement solutions on assigned projects.
  • Maintain technical data management competencies via pa1ticipation in internal and external training seminars.
  • Oversee the technical performance of the data review project staff on achieving client satisfaction through delivery of quality data, on-time and on-budget.
  • Develop and maintain strategic client relationships and receive client satisfaction surveys and implement appropriate action plans as
  • Support business development for data management time and cost estimates and prepare and present to potential clients on global data management capabilities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.
  • Review literature and research technologies/procedures for improving global data management practices.

Lead Data Managers are the most successful at Covance with:

  • 5+ years of Clinical Data Management experience and at least 1 year of leading studies in a CRO setting. Combination of CRO/Pharma is acceptable.
  • Bachelor's degree; additional relevant work experience considered in lieu of degree.
  • Full Experience including study start up, initiation, close out etc.
  • Demonstrated skill for technical management of studies with 5+ staff.
  • Experience with Database Build; eCRF creation; UAT experience.
  • Demonstrated mentoring/delegation, communication and interpersonal skills.

Valid Through: 2019-10-15