Associate Database Developer

Functional Services Sofia, Bulgaria Bulgaria


Position at Premier Research Group Limited

Premier Research helps highly innovative bio-pharmaceutical and medical device companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We take on the most challenging areas of study, with a special focus on unmet needs in such areas as analgesia, CNS, rare diseases, medical device and diagnostics, and pediatric research. We’re looking for a talented and energetic Database Developer to join our team! Working at Premier Research means being an individual - you will be recognised for what you do and you will truly have an impact. You will be working in a friendly environment with colleagues who are genuinely supportive regardless of location or seniority. Premier Research is on an exciting journey - there is a true buzz throughout the company, so come and be part of it!

You’ll be accountable for:

  • Creates electronic Case Report Forms (eCRFs) according to finalized protocols and study design specifications for Electronic Data Capture (EDC) studies
  • Creates data entry screens according to the approved annotated Case Report Form (CRF) for paper studies
  • Communicate with data management and study management teams throughout all study start up activities to ensure team needs are understood and met.
  • Designs, builds and tests clinical databases according to Premier Research standard operating procedures and/or client standard operating procedures
  • Programs field derivations, edit checks, consistency checks, validations, procedures and rules.
  • Writes data extraction programs
  • Development of study reporting environment which includes CRF and non-CRF (loaded) data in addition to transforming collected data to required reporting format.
  • Produces database documentation including an annotated CRF
  • Ensures database documentation is maintained for the Trial Master File
  • Works in collaboration with the sponsor and study team to define all technical elements of the Data Management Plan
  • Performs system testing and Quality Control (QC) of specified deliverables
  • May assist in maintaining the Clinical Data Management Systems global and program libraries
  • May be required to undertake additional programming tasks as needed
  • May be required to participate in a flexible coverage schedule based on business need
  • All other projects as assigned
You’ll need this to be considered: 
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 months - 3years of programming experience
  • Prior experience using computerized information systems required
  • Understanding of database development processes, SOPs, and working guidelines
  • Knowledge of web based communication tools for conferences
  • Strong English communication and listening skills (verbal, written & interpersonal)
  • Excellent team player, collaborative and able to work effectively with a team
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
  • Strong verbal and written communication as well as negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills, able prioritize work to meet deadlines
  • Accountable, dependable and strong commitment
  • Customer service focused in approach to work both internally and externally
  • Maintains a positive, results orientated work environment