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Clinical Operations Specialist

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Location:
San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
11/22/2016
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
78100.09670
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Clinical Operations Specialist, BIOSPECIMEN DATABASE MANAGEMENT

Celgene - San Francisco, CA

6 months with a possibility to extend

CORE JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • The TD Operations group provides biospecimen management for Celgene-sponsored biomarker clinical trials in hematology/oncology and inflammation/immunology.
  • Manage a centralized sample repository database called Labmatrix and assist with the migration of current studies which involves working clinical data listings and developing data transfer templates with vendors.
  • Use the system to track biospecimens, identify and resolve discrepancies, verify and document consent, and ensure compliant utilization of biospecimens by following written procedures.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES (KSA's):

  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in the life sciences with 2-4 years biorepository database experience in a clinical/diagnostic laboratory or pharmaceutical/biotechnology R&D environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of basic principles in clinical research and biospecimen processing procedures involving blood and tumor biopsies.
  • Experience in working with clinical trial protocols and informed consents.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience in case report form design, central laboratories, programming databases, query resolution, data validation.
  • Computer skills: detailed knowledge of at least one data management system experience with SAS data sets and conversion procedures required; knowledge of MS Office program suite required.
  • Excellent skills in SAS and/or R programming preferred.
  • Intermediate-level Excel is a plus.
  • Experience with Labmatrix is a plus.
  • A team-player who is detail-oriented
  • Can successfully multi-task, supporting several projects simultaneously
  • Knows how to identify/recognize issues and propose solutions with moderate guidance

Requirements

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