Clinical Systems (IRT) Manager

Thousand Oaks, CA
Jun 04, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

The CDM Systems Manager will work with a cross-functional team of internal stakeholders (including but not limited to Clinical study teams and Data Management functions) and technology suppliersto support the implementation and maintenance of interactive response technology (IRT)solutions to support a clinical trial. The CDM Systems Manager will provide technical oversight to ensure that IRT solutions adhere to the study protocol, industry regulations / best practices as well as company policies, procedures and guidelines.


Lead and facilitate system requirements gathering meetings with clinical study teams and IRT supplier contacts

Design and oversee the development of study-specific IRT technical documents

Document issues and risks, and implement mitigation plans in partnership with study team and vendor PM

Identify and track study-related technical issues to resolution

Closely manage project-related timelines and associated activities

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate Degree


Master's Degree and 3 years of IRT experience


Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of IRT experience

Preferred Qualifications:

10+ years of IRT experience

Bachelors Degree in life science, computer science, engineering, business or related discipline

4+ years of experience in clinical operations, clinical supply chain or clinical systems management

Experience implementing clinical systems, such as IRT and eCOA

Working knowledge of Good Clinical Practices and FDA regulations governing clinical trial execution

Detail-oriented and able to manage many projects simultaneously

Excellent documentation and communication skills

Meeting management and facilitation skills

Vendor management experience

Excellent time management and organization skills in a timeline-driven environment

Sound problem resolution, judgment, and decision-making abilities

Work well in a team-based environment with minimal supervision

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve peoples lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the worlds leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. #GDO2021.

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If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.