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Sr. Biomedical Data Manager II

Apply Share Job ID 1517 Category Biostatistics / Data Management Job Location Redwood City, CA, CA Posted Date 08/21/2019



· The Senior Biomedical Data Manager (BDM) II at Genomic Health, Inc. (GHI) is responsible for ensuring the accurate, complete and timely collection and delivery of assay/genomic and clinical data for analysis, reporting and presentation


· Lead Data Manager on complex clinical studies and projects; either independently or by directing others, provide expert BDM functional representation to study teams
· Create, configure and maintain novel or complex clinical study databases and related tools including screen design, edit check development, query management, data extraction and data management related reporting.
· Proficiently program using SAS and SQL, including moderate to complex data step programming, moderate to complex macro programming and moderate to complex data reporting
· Actively maintain knowledge and understanding of current team-, department- and corporate-goals and priorities to ensure effective time management and focus. Assist in developing department goals.
· Have detailed knowledge of and exhibit consistent compliance to established department and company processes, procedures, guidelines and best practices.
· As required, train others on complex company processes, procedures, guidelines and best practices
· Prepare and maintain complex documentation, as required by established departmental procedures, practices, or project-specific needs. Review documentation of peers to ensure compliance to established standards.
· Interact with GHI study team members, collaborators, vendors or partners to gather or define complex requirements, plan deliverables and communicate progress and findings
· Train clinical site personnel and collaborators on effective use of study-specific data management tools
· Contribute to the ongoing development and improvement of department procedures by being primary author of complex process documents and by effectively and actively contributing to or leading process discussions
· Work closely and effectively in a team-oriented environment with colleagues from Biostatistics, Non-clinical biostatistics, Clinical Operations, Medical, Pathology and Program Management to ensure Data Management needs and status updates are addressed and well-communicated
· Lead teams with well-defined objectives or interactively lead teams to establish objectives
· Provide appropriate support and coordinate with other functional areas regarding overall clinical study conduct and management, including protocol development, study start-up, study closeout, and data analysis
· Participate in recruiting and hiring of staff
· Mentor or train coworkers; take project-level supervisory responsibilities


· Bachelor's degree in life sciences, scientific or other relevant discipline
· Relevant post-graduate degree desirable
· Minimum of 8 - 12 years related experience
· Demonstrated proficiency with industry data management processes and procedures
· Demonstrated ability to work as the lead data manager/analyst on complex to highly complex projects
· Demonstrated programming proficiency with SAS, including moderate to complex data step programming, moderate to complex macro programming and moderate to complex data reporting
· Demonstrated proficiency with relational databases and programming complex SQL queries
· Demonstrated programming skills in other data manipulation and data processing tools and languages such as R and Tableau.
· Demonstrated proficiency to programmatically combine and manipulate complex electronic data from a variety of sources
· Demonstrated proficiency with executing software development lifecycle practices including requirements definition, risk assessment and programming validation
· Demonstrated proficiency in an Electronic Data Capture (EDC) system including complex code-level development for edit check programming and dynamic entry screen programming
· Demonstrated proficiency in the utilization of Microsoft tools, specifically Word; Excel; PowerPoint; and/or Project
· Demonstrated excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills
· Demonstrated ability to deliver quality results in a timely manner, either independently or by directing others
· Demonstrated excellent organization skills and detail orientation
· Demonstrated ability to work effectively with coworkers, external (non-GHI) contacts, and excellent negotiation and conflict resolution skills
· Demonstrated ability to be highly effective in a fast-paced, rapid growth environment
· Ability to receive and apply feedback in a professional manner; ability to convey both positive and constructive feedback to others in a professional and effective manner
· Ability to work effectively within a cross-functional team-oriented environment; ability to lead teams and interactively establish team objectives


· Travel requirements: 10% travel
· Standing or sitting for long periods of time may be necessary
· Use of computer, and or telephone for long periods of time may be necessary
· Considerable periods of time may be spent concentrating and or analyzing data
· At times, stress may be experienced
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