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Research Data Mgr-PS3448

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Job Summary

Company
Anthem
Location
Watertown, MA
Industries
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Employee
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code
4298_PS3448

Research Data Mgr-PS3448

About the Job

Description

HealthCore, Inc., a health services research firm headquartered in Wilmington, DE is seeking Research Managers to join our dynamic company. Founded in 1996, and now an independently-operating subsidiary of WellPoint, Inc., HealthCore provides the health care system, biopharmaceutical industry, academia, as well as federal and state governments with "real-world" data to improve the quality, safety, and affordability of healthcare. HealthCore's projects range from retrospective to large-scale, prospective studies in the areas of drug, vaccine, and medical device safety surveillance, risk management, pharmacoepidemiology, health outcomes, pharmacoeconomics, and comparative effectiveness research.

This position requires proven data management knowledge and skills in a variety of settings from pivotal to complex and multi-vendor and therapeutic and non-interventional studies. The Research Data Manager leads activities on multiple projects and directs the work for other assigned resources. They are able to work with minimal supervision individually or as part of a project team. This position requires time and resource management skills, and understands critical milestones and predecessors leading to significant project deliverables, and interdepartmental product hand offs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
The Research Data Manager performs the following duties for a substantial portion of the time:
* Assists or develops data management plan for study design and database content development.
* Configures the data content collection in the EDC system per the research protocol, and may oversee or peer review the configuration for other DMs.
* Responsible for eCRF testing, edit check development and configuration, documentation, and user training prior to going live.
* Per project needs, programs specific reports in the EDC system or using SAS, writes reports specification as required by the project's needs.
* Assists in the dissemination of results/findings and maintains communication patterns with physicians, hospital staff and study sponsors.
* Acts as liaison with all study team members and other functional groups on all levels, on technical requirements for database development and data quality within a study.
* Oversees data management activities to ensure that the protocol and statistical expectations are understood, timelines are met and communications remain open.
* Work cooperatively and constructively to develop effective solutions to operational data management problems.
* Actively contributes to the review of working practices and data management SOP's.
* Demonstrates GCDMP knowledge and practices.
Qualifications
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) in social or biological science or computer science plus 5 years research experience and at least 3 or more years of significant data management experience; or an MPH or Master's degree in a related field and two plus years of significant data management experience; or equivalent combination of education and directly related experience; Prior SAS programming experience and/or supervisory experience/training preferred;
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES
Good communication, organization and writing skills, ability to coordinate and monitor the quality of research data collected; proven skills in a variety of data management software such as EDC, SAS, and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Working at HealthCore
In addition to a dynamic work environment, HealthCore offers a competitive salary outstanding benefits program, including 401(k); health, dental, and vision insurance; discounted fitness club membership; life, AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance; tuition assistance; employee stock purchase plan; and free parking.
HealthCore is headquartered in Wilmington, DE, midway between New York City and Washington, DC, with offices in Alexandria, VA; Andover, MA; and Atlanta, GA. As an independently operating subsidiary of Anthem Inc., HealthCore offers the resources of the nation's leading health benefits company in a small company environment.

Anthem is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2013 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at www.wellpoint.com/careers EOE.M/F/Disability/Veteran.
Working at HealthCore
In addition to a dynamic work environment, HealthCore offers a competitive salary outstanding benefits program, including 401(k); health, dental, and vision insurance; discounted fitness club membership; life, AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance; tuition assistance; employee stock purchase plan; and free parking.
HealthCore is headquartered in Wilmington, DE, midway between New York City and Washington, DC, with offices in Alexandria, VA; Andover, MA; and Watertown, MA. As an independently operating subsidiary of Anthem, HealthCore offers the resources of the nation's leading health benefits company in a small company environment.
Anthemis ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2013 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at www.wellpoint.com/careers. EOE.M/F/Disability/Veteran.

 

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