Data Services Implementation Consultant

Technology and R&D Remote, United States

Position at Medidata Solutions


Your Mission: 

The Data Service Senior Implementation Consultant , help ensure that Medidata’s software applications are implemented or enabled in accordance with Medidata standard business processes, meet client requirements and adhere to Good Clinical Data Management Practices. SICs also consult with our clients, provide guidance and make suggestions on how to best implement Medidata’s software to provide the most value. 

The SICs work with Project Managers and other functional departments during the implementation or enablement of Medidata’s software applications, in addition to helping in the training, education and mentoring of colleagues. SICs are leaders of clients and internal colleagues, as well as champions of our products and processes)

  • Support planning and conduct of eCOA clinical studies across the phases (I-IV)
  • Provide solid Data Management expertise and guidance during decision making and/or issue resolution process
  • Contribute to cross-functional expectations on data quality and data cleaning activities incorporated into the Data Management Quality Plan
  • Provide ongoing data cleaning to identify issues/risks in data quality and data cleaning performance
  • Support and maintain strong alliances with other functions and with CRO partners
  • Discuss and design project specific technical solutions which support the data management plan
  • Continuously improve Data Management service processes and data quality measures
  • Deliver high quality Clean Databases
  • Is a member of the client team and internal study team and lead relevant discussions
  • Contributes to a transparent benchmarking of Data Management activities within function and study team
  • Initiates the DTS package and contributes to the set-up and testing of the eCRF incl. Edit Checks, data listings, and reports, in close cooperation with study team
  • Serves as the key subject matter expert and project lead on implementation topics related to data management activities. (e.g. mentoring junior staff, training team members, leading or contributing to expert working groups)

Your Competencies: 

  • Deep experience in clinical development, especially demonstrating expert knowledge of strategy, operations, and analytics within the Clinical R&D space
  • Expertise in study planning and optimization, and knowledge across eCOA clinical development practice areas/technologies as a whole
  • Demonstrated ability to drive, delegate, and deliver multiple, (manage) complex projects and projects to success 
  • Strong, clear communicator with ability to consult confidently ; has good command of public speaking and presentation skills

Your Education & Experience:

  • Minimum 4-year university/college degree or equivalent (analytic discipline a plus) experience with a minimum of 5years of experience
  • 3+ years related eCOA experience                 
  • 5+ years in Clinical Data Management 
  • Multi-year experience working with clinical trials, or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Prior data management or clinical trial software consulting experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience leading and supporting project teams and meeting project timelines

Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.

Medidata’s solutions have powered over 14,000 clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.

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