• Manager, Clinical Systems Development

    Job Locations (All) | United Kingdom-Swansea | United Kingdom-Reading
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/21/2018 6:01 AM)
  • Overview

    At PRA, we don’t make our 15000+ people great. It’s the other way around. As we have grown to a top-5 CRO, we have maintained the feel of a small company, dedicated to collaboration and passion for what we do.


    We always have a desire to keep seeking new and better ways to operate. We don’t settle for the same old ways. Our passion for improving patient lives worldwide permeates all that we do. Put simply, we care.


    The Manager of Clinical Systems Development will work closely with PRA’s Biometrics team including Data Operations, Portfolio Management, Clinical Development and Clinical Operations colleagues to oversee the design, creation and maintenance of Electronic Data Capture systems (Rave and/or Datalabs).        


    In addition, this role will be responsible for budgeting within their team, the quality and timeliness of deliverables, and managing a team within a data-driven environment. 


    Other key responsibilities include;

    • Managing multiple functions within the Clinical Systems Development department.
    • Serving as the primary point of contact in the database and eCRF build lifecycle.
    • Attending and leading cross-functional and departmental meetings.
    • Providing leadership and guidance to a team of Clinical System Designers and Clinical System Developers.
    • Finding solutions to complex clinical systems development problems.
    • Planning and implementing various initiatives for the department.
    • Liaising cross functionally with internal counterparts to develop standard eCRF and edit check specification.
    • Leading the development of URL management and clinical programming SOPs and the development/optimization of clinical process from study start up to database lock.
    • Managing multiple priorities and effectively communicating technical issues to all employees.
    • Resource management and allocation.
    • Supporting the Clinical Systems Development and Biometrics leadership teams.




    You are:


    A strong leader, a problem-solver, an excellent communicator

    Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position you will have:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences, Mathematics, or Life Sciences related field with extensive experience of working with data systems in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry (required)
    • Substantial experience working in CDMS, EDC Systems – Medidata Rave or Datalabs (required)
    • Previous people management experience (preferred)


    Location: Swansea or Reading, UK – Office-based


    Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better.


    PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.



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