Clinical Research and Development Senior Manager/Associate Director 2017-162 10/11/2017

Somalogic, Inc. Boulder, CO

Boulder, CO
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Doctoral Degree


br/ b SomaLogic, Inc. /b br/ br/ Clinical Research and Development Senior Manager/Associate Director 2017-162 br/ br/ b /b br/ br/ p SomaLogic is a rapidly-growing, 200-person, privately owned biomedical science company that has developed a revolutionary proteomics technology capable of measuring thousands of different proteins in a single small sample. We are a dedicated team of science-based colleagues working to build new tools based on our technology that will change the way life science research is done and healthcare is delivered. Come apply your clinical skills to making healthcare better for your loved ones and the whole world. /p p This individual will ensure operational excellence in our clinical programs in research and development and will be responsible for managing retrospective and prospective collaborations with investigators around the world to optimize design and execution of studies from archived collections. This position will also lead the efforts to support prospective clinical studies. The individual will collaborate with our investigators to manage all elements of study design and analysis, including clinical data quality and resulting data interpretation in a timely and cost-effective way. This position will actively build and initiate productive relationships with external investigators, nationally and internationally, and with internal team members. Level commensurate with experience. /p p strong Key Job Responsibilities: /strong /p ul li Develops clinical study designs that align with strategic research and product development goals /li li Works directly with potential and existing external collaborators to understand sample and clinical data quality /li li Determines the risk/benefit of sample and clinical data quality /li li Manages the process of acquiring clinical samples, data and collaborative agreements alongside business development colleagues /li li Leads the clinical efforts as part of the Clinical Triage group to evaluate and prioritize collaborative studies /li li Reviews, analyzes, interprets and presents clinical study results both internally and externally /li li Represents clinical research and development on interdisciplinary teams so that individual projects and programs are integrated and deliver accurate and timely data /li li Reviews pertinent literature to understand current care pathways and recognize unmet clinical needs, and apply that knowledge to clinical study design and interpretation that enable performance assessment relevant to targeted clinical utilities /li li Creates knowledge from the data: perform initial or exploratory statistical analyses; interpret the scientific and biological meaning of the data; create reports for internal or external use; contribute to and/or authors publications along with other key stakeholders /li li Uses existing and new external contacts to engage, develop and maintain productive relationships with key opinion leaders for the purpose of advancing the program, learning how the program could/should be adapted, how the product will fit into medical care pathways and proactively gaining scientific community acceptance for the product(s) /li /ul p strong Education /strong /p ul li Clinically related science degree, PhD required, clinical study design or epidemiology training preferred /li li 6+ years of experience leading clinical study design execution as well as several years of experience in life science research /li /ul p strong Skills and experience /strong /p ul li Demonstrated thorough understanding of clinical study design, interpretation and reporting of results to internal interdisciplinary teams and to the scientific community through conference presentations and publications /li li Clinical operations: several years of experience in managing the efficient execution of clinical studies, with responsibility for design, implementation, quality and timeliness /li li Experience designing and interpreting case-control or case-cohort studies from large epidemiologic studies with multiple clinical endpoints /li li Key opinion leader relationships: demonstrated ability to gain the respect of, and to influence KOLs in academia and healthcare to participate in programs (ideally across multiple participating centers) in a constructive way, aligned with the project objectives /li li Able to present oral and written information in a clear and concise way to individuals, teams and in public fora /li li Experience using basic statistical analysis programs to analyze study results /li /ul br / p strong Work Environment /strong : /p p Work is in typical office environment. Extended keyboarding time is required. Up to 25% of time will be spent traveling to customer or collaborator sites, including extended driving trips and national and international travel. /p img src="" img src="" p PI99708837 /p