Clinical Research Data Scientist

jeudi 29 juin 2017
Date limite
samedi 29 juillet 2017
Andreea Ardelean
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein
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For one of its clients, XPE Pharma & Science is looking for a Clinical Research Data Scientist. At least 3 years of experience in a clinical research environment are required, as well as strong skills in working with clinical data coding systems (ICD9/10, LOINC, SNOMED, ATC). Fluency in English is mandatory.

Job description:

Our client is a frontrunner in evaluating Real World Data solutions for clinical research applications. Within this exciting new domain of data-driven research, we are looking for a Clinical Research Data Scientist with a track record in clinical analytics to support a dynamic team in the evaluation of pilot projects and clinical research platform tools. The objective is to leverage anonymized patient-level data to improve the clinical process and the accompanying step including feasibility, assessment, site selection, and electronic chart review. The candidate should be medically trained and have experience in the area of medical informatics (patient level data analysis / epidemiologic research). Main accountabilities:

  • Acquire in-depth understanding of available patient-level datasets provided through the platform solutions and creating real world data insights
  • Formalize inclusion/exclusion criteria from clinical trial protocols into queries providing relevant and accurate results as input for clinical research management decisions
  • Analyze results, generate reports and present outcomes to clinical research teams within the company
  • Provide input on user requirements for trial design, feasibility analysis, site selection and Electronic Patient Chart Review and support the development of a metrics framework
  • Develop test plans and test against set criteria for evaluating the performance and usability of the platforms
  • For the platforms used: Evaluate and measure data quality, software functionality and analytic tools and provide constructive feed-back to all stakeholders
  • Pro-actively continue to strengthen subject matter expertise on query formalization and data mapping and quality of source data from healthcare providers with a good understanding of the hospitals, service provider and clinical research teams positions, especially also leveraging on knowledge about the healthcare settings in different geographies (North America, EMEA and Asia) for correct interpretation on clinical research insights

Expected experiences, technical & personal skills:

  • Prior experience working with patient data, including clinical data warehousing, clinical information systems, EMR, drug/disease claims information
  • Strong skills in working with clinical data coding systems (ICD9/10, LOINC, SNOMED, ATC), anatomic pathology, and clinical standards
  • Extensive knowledge of clinical trial processes, protocol design, definition of eligibility criteria and study placement
  • Familiarity with commercial or non-commercial EHR and patient level data repositories and experience with computer-based search tools, data analytics for structured and unstructured medical data (text mining)
  • Knowledge and understanding of the EU and US health care environment and data privacy is an asset
  • Capable to help monitor the quality control and experienced with analysis of large biomedical data sets for clinical research
  • Outstanding analytical skills and proficiency in using analytical tools
  • Diplomatic team player with excellent presentation and reporting skills
  • Solution-oriented
  • University degree in medical sciences, with a strong affinity for medical informatics
  • At least 3 years of experience in a clinical research environment in a CRO, the pharmaceutical industry or in a hospital clinical (research) setting
  • IT proficiencies: Intermediary or advanced knowledge about SQL, excel, clinical research data mapping and data profiling; knowledge about OMOP is an asset
  • Fluency in English, any other language is a key asset in a European context.

Open end contract with XPE Pharma & Science Highly professional working environment.

XPE Personnel Services NV/SA: Flanders: VG15/BU, Brussels: B-AA5.031, Wallonia: W.RS.002/W.INT.002
XPE Group NV/SA : Flanders: VG1834/B, Brussels: B-AA11.007, Wallonia: W.RS.713