Senior Manager, External Data Integration

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 19, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

Position Summary:

The Senior Manager, External Data Integration contributes directly to the success of the BMS R&D pipeline is responsible for the effective integration of external clinical trial data. This role reports to the Associate Director, External Data Acquisition within GDM&CM and is a full-time, office-based position.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Configuring systems used to acquire and integrate external clinical trial data to meet study data requirements. External data may include vendor generated lab results, IVRS data, CRO datasets, and other clinical trial data coming to BMS via data file transfer in accordance with industry standards and regulatory requirements. •
  • Overseeing the loading and integration of external clinical trial data using secure and controlled systems.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues with external data loading and integration, working with other stakeholders as needed. • Serving as the external data integration subject matter expert and providing technical data acquisition/integration support for clinical trial execution.
  • Contributing to the validation and testing of external data acquisition/loading systems. • Understanding and documenting the flow of external clinical data through various systems.
  • Identifying and resolving issues which may negatively impact study deliverables, using collaborative strategies to reach resolution. Escalating issues to leadership appropriately.
  • Following procedural documents and participating in reviewing and updating of documents to make sure they are reflective of industry standards and regulatory requirements and include optimal processes. • Contributing to the development and application of smart systems and optimal approaches to support the loading and integration of external data.
  • Actively participating and/or leading in continuous improvement activities, defining and implementing the changes required to create industry-leading capabilities.
  • Supporting preparations and follow-up actions related to Health Authority inspections and internal audits.
  • Liaising with and reviewing work delivered by partners (e.g. Function Service Providers, outsourcing partners, etc.) performing external data acquisition/integration activities on behalf of BMS.
  • Developing strong and productive working relationships with key stakeholders throughout GDMCM, GDO, and BMS with the ability to think strategically across a broad portfolio and effectively express his/her views to senior management.
  • Representing the Company in interactions with key external partners as part of any committee or industry group.

    Experience Requirements:
  • At least 5 years of global clinical trial expertise with a focus on external clinical data acquisition and integration.
  • At least 5 years experience with technical and programming skills required for supporting external data integration and debugging system issues.


Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.