Data Operations Manager

Manager, Research, Development, Windows
Contract W2

Job Description

Our client, a pharmaceutical company, is seeking a Data Operations Manager

Location: Cambridge, MA

Position Type: Contract

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, thorough, and collaborative Data Operations Manager to support ongoing research through enabling seamless access to high-quality data.

Job functions:

-Deliver operational excellence in data management and governance, focusing on effective management and completion of Research & Early Development informatics and data management projects with small to medium scope and complexity

-Provide team leadership and management to proactively identify and mitigate data quality issues, and respond to data source changes or outages, as well as escalations from stakeholders

-Prioritize data support operations needs based on impact and an ability to improve the overall stakeholder experience

-Evaluate issues/needs and engage appropriate resources to develop, enhance, and automate processes for queuing and prioritizing data management and curation requests

-Partner with data managers, data scientists, and data engineers to continuously improve the breadth, depth, and capabilities of our data quality monitoring and operational support tooling and processes


-Bachelor's degree in a related discipline with at 5-7 years of experience in biomedical data management, data engineering, quality assurance, assay development, specimen data management or related discipline

-Extensive experience managing, processing, and applying quality control metrics and processes to a wide range of data types in support of R&ED

-Solid knowledge of GDPR and national data protection laws

-Experience with project management tools and methodologies

-Superior proficiency with Windows OS and MS Office

-Excellent written and verbal communication, comfortable working independently and as part of a collaborative team, and excellent critical thinking, analytical skills, and judgment

Nice to have:

-Prior experience with biological data, knowledge of molecular biology techniques e.g. sequencing, qPCR, flow cytometry, immunoassay etc.

-General understanding of cloud computing / data storage concepts (S3, NSF)

-Demonstrable ability to work among a large multidisciplinary team

-Experience working in a dynamic fast-paced environment with shifting priorities
Dice Id : mitchmar1
Position Id : MITCA000J136877
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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