Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) works to improve public health worldwide by providing technical, research, and program management services to government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services, epidemiology and public health studies, health data management and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis. Please join our dedicated staff of employee-owners in an environment that values diversity and supports health, well-being, and professional growth.
The Data Manager (DM) works closely with the multidisciplinary project team across the lifecycle of the study to ensure data management is thoughtfully planned and delivered in a consistent, timely and high-quality manner. The DM is a key contributor to project success through development and utilization of innovative tools to help automate manual tasks and identify data trends in a timely fashion and in collaboration with project peers, i.e. biostatisticians, statistical programmers, and clinical operations personnel. The DM also independently performs and oversees completion of data management tasks to ensure that the clinical database design supports study outcomes; proactively monitors and cleans clinical data so as to mitigate risks; effectively communicates data-related problems and proposed solutions to investigators; and ensures that data management activities follow all currently applicable industry and regulatory standards and study-specific procedures.
Provides leadership in devising and designing data management processes which will support high integrity and quality of each study. Manages database design, development, testing, and validation for new studies. Has the expertise to work independently and mentor/lead others in these tasks. Provides technical expertise for developing, monitoring, and maintaining multiple databases or applications and diagnoses and resolves data management problems and issues.
Responsible for data management activities for clinical studies, including the following:
Bachelor's degree with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Strong proficiency with MS Office. Experience with statistical programming software such as SAS or R. Excellent working knowledge of clinical studies and the data management role in the clinical research process. Experience with relational databases and electronic data capture (EDC) systems such as REDCap. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong analytic and organizational skills, and excellent attention to detail. Able to work well in team environment and independently. Ability to efficiently plan, prioritize, and implement workflow and procedures. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred; knowledge of SDTM a plus.
SSS is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discrimated against on the basis of disability.