Ref No.: 18-08509
Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan
Data Manager Scientist, Web Tool Developer
Kalamazoo, MI
12 Months

Please insure the following minimum requirements are met • Intermediate to advanced Web application development programming knowledge and SQL (database & dialect) • Node.js • Web dev in Microsoft Windows • Git • SQL Server • Data Management experience • Proven ability to lead or work on several simultaneous projects or activities • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential including the ability to author technical documentation, provide customer support and training


Responsibilities
The candidate selected for this position will assist efforts within Veterinary Medicine Research and Development (VMRD) to develop, maintain and use VMRD Data Management Systems in accordance with applicable internal and regulatory policies and standards. Successful candidates will have a strong technical background, with proven intermediate to advanced Web application development programming knowledge along with relational database design, SQL dialect knowledge, and data management experience.

Specific responsibilities for this position include:

Data Management
• Following business standards, work with study personnel to create Data Management Plans, which ensure data can be collected and transferred to the Clinical Data Management System according to business standards
• Provide study-specific database setup
• Programming SAS and/or SQL code for data transformation and loading tasks
• Develop data validation checks using SAS and/or SQL programming
• Support of statistical analysis and reporting requirements
Support VMRD's Clinical Data Management Systems
• Support, create and enhance our Desktop Tools and Web applications
• Support our relational databases

Communicating effectively with other departmental colleagues, line management, and customers

Qualifications
Minimum skill, education, experience, attributes:
Educational Background:
Minimum: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in related area
Work Experience/Skills
Minimum:
• Intermediate to advanced Web application development programming knowledge and SQL (database & dialect)
• Node.js
• Web dev in Microsoft Windows
• Git
• SQL Server
• Data Management experience
• Proven ability to lead or work on several simultaneous projects or activities
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential including the ability to author technical documentation, provide customer support and training
Desirable Skills, Education, Experience, Attributes
Educational Background (Desirable):
• Degree in the following areas:
• Computer Science
• Information Management
• Bioinformatics
• Data Science and/or Data Analytics
Work Experience/Skills (Desirable):
• 2 or more years of experience working within Pharmaceutical R&D (Human Health or Animal Health) in a clinical data management specialty
• Broad understanding of Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)
• Technical
• Experience with Angular or Vue.js, React.js
• Experience with SAS
• Experience with .NET
• Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite or other relational database products
Other Desirable Attributes:
• Self-directed - can work with little supervision on most tasks
• Goal-oriented, strong desire to achieve and exceed expectations, consistently meets commitments
• Excellent organization, prioritization, and time management skills
• Can work effectively under pressure
• Maintains a strategic outlook
• Has desire and ability to anticipate and plan for future change