JUMP TO CONTENT

Senior Clinical Data Science Lead

  1. Warsaw, Johannesburg, Barcelona, Madrid
JR118049
  1. Clinical Data Management, Data Science
  2. ICON Full Service & Corporate Support
  3. Hybrid: Office/Remote

About the role

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organizations.

With our patients at the center of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

We have an fantastic opportunity for a Senior Clinical Data Science Lead to join ICON's Clinical Data Operations team.

LOCATIONS: home-based OR office-based

  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • United Kingdom

OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE:

The Senior Clinical Data Science Lead (Senior CDSL) serves as the primary contact for internal and external team members regarding clinical data science data review activities and leads these review activities to ensure delivery of data fit for analysis. They are accountable for achieving clinical data science deliverables on-time, with high-quality, and to agreed financial metrics. 

  • Develop and oversee timeliness of clinical data science activities during the life cycle of studies as it relates to data review and data delivery milestones
  • Provide input into clinical system development activities and clinical risk management activities
  • Track and keep functional management and those responsible for project management informed of any issues that might affect project target dates, scope or budget and escalates potential problems effectively and in a timely manner
  • Forecast budget, hours, and resourcing for clinical data review activities
  • Perform analytic review as defined in the scope of work and functional plans focusing on errors that matter or have a meaningful impact on the safety of the subject or interpretation of the final analysis
  • Accountable for the development of planning documents related to data review, data analytics, and data deliverables.
  • Participate in Sponsor and/or third-party audits.
  • Negotiate timelines and key deliverables with clients and/or external customers, vendors, and departments as needed
  • Travel (approximately 15%) domestic and/or international

TO BE SUCCESSFUL, YOU WILL NEED:

  • 5+ years of clinical data management experience in a clinical research organization or pharmaceutical company
  • 2+ years of experience working in a clinical research organization (CRO)
  • Experience as a functional lead of multiple low and moderately complex studies, whilst acting as a resource for less experienced colleagues
  • Experience with all steps within the data science lifecycle and most major data science study tasks, with proficiency in at least one Clinical Data Management system required (e.g., Medidata Rave, Inform, Oracle Clinical, Veeva)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Budget and timeline management experience
  • Data Analytic and Data Validation experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or local equivalent
  • Equivalent combination of education, training, and relevant experience may be considered in place of the education and experience stated above. All employees must read, write, and speak fluent English and host country language.

BENEFITS OF WORKING IN ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. 

In addition, our best-in-class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.

#LI-AH13

List #1

Day in the life

A Journey of Growth and Excellence: An ICON Employee's Testimonial

Teaser label

Our People

Content type

Blogs

Publish date

10/02/2023

Summary

An Evolution of Progress and Success: Zashan's story a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Having a satisfying career involves finding a company that prioritizes progress, improvement, and chances f

Teaser label

Zashan, who began his journey with us in 2016, has shared his experience and insights.

Read more
A picture of Mahesh
Why apply to be SAS Programmer with ICON?

Teaser label

Our People

Content type

Blogs

Publish date

08/22/2023

Summary

Skip to SAS Programming jobs What is SAS Programming? A statistical software suite called SAS for data management was established by the SAS Institute between 1966 and 1976 for the purposes

Teaser label

Mahesh Ganupooru talks about his time so far with ICON as SAS Lead.

Read more
A picture of Ajay
How to become a SAS programmer

Teaser label

Our People

Content type

Blogs

Publish date

05/19/2023

Summary

Skip to SAS Programming jobs What does a SAS programmer do? SAS programmers write, alter, and test the scripts and code that make it possible for applications to execute work from requi

Teaser label

Ajay Kumar, Assistant SAS Programmer, reveals his path into the industry.

Read more
View all

Who we are

Press play to find out more

Similar jobs at ICON

Clinical Data Coordinator

Salary

Location

Mexico, Mexico City

Department

Full Service - Early Clinical and Bioanalytical Solutions

Location

Mexico City

Remote Working

Office Based

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Clinical Data Management

Job Type

Permanent

Description

Clinical Data CoordinatorJR118138Site: Mexico At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to a

Reference

JR118138

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Fernanda Bezerra Read more Shortlist Save this role
Lab Data Analyst I

Salary

Location

US, New York, NY, Whitesboro

Department

Full Service - Laboratory

Full Service - Development & Commercialisation Solutions

Location

Whitesboro

Remote Working

Office Based

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Clinical Data Management

Job Type

Permanent

Description

At ICON, it’s our people that set us apart. Our diverse teams enable us to become a better partner to our customers and help us to fulfil our mission to advance and improve patients’ lives. Our ‘Own I

Reference

JR117940

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Hanna Pitcairn Read more Shortlist Save this role
Biostatistician II

Salary

Location

India

Department

Biometrics Roles

Location

India

Remote Working

Remote

Business Area

ICON Strategic Solutions

Job Categories

Biometrics Portfolio

Job Type

Permanent

Description

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. We’re proud to foster an inclusive environment driving innovation and excellence, and we welcome you to join us

Reference

2024-107697

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Read more Shortlist Save this role
Assistant Clinical Data Coordinator

Salary

Location

India, Bangalore

Location

Bangalore

Trivandrum

Bengaluru

Remote Working

Hybrid: Office/Remote

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Clinical Data Management

Job Type

Permanent

Description

Functional Knowledge: • Enhanced functional knowledge level of coding in the context of clinical data management. Business Expertise: • Ability to link enhanced knowledge of Coding to accomplish own w

Reference

JR118021

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Sunidhi Sinha

Author

Sunidhi Sinha
Read more Shortlist Save this role
Senior Clinical System Designer

Salary

Location

South Africa

Department

Biometrics Roles

Location

South Africa

Remote Working

Remote

Business Area

ICON Strategic Solutions

Job Categories

Clinical Data Management

Clinical Data Scientist Lead

Clinical Systems

Data Standards Consultant

Job Type

Permanent

Description

Looking for a Senior Clinical System Designer within FSP model. 

Reference

2024-110479

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Serena Milanesi Read more Shortlist Save this role
Clinical Data Programmer

Salary

Location

Ireland, Dublin

Department

Full Service - Development & Commercialisation Solutions

Location

Mexico City

Dublin

Johannesburg

Remote Working

Hybrid: Office/Remote

Business Area

ICON Full Service & Corporate Support

Job Categories

Clinical Data Management

Programming

Clinical Programming

Job Type

Permanent

Description

Clinical Data Programmer Location:Mexico CityDublin, IrelandSouth AfricaICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance cl

Reference

JR114992

Expiry date

01/01/0001

Jonathan Cunliffe Read more Shortlist Save this role

Browse popular job categories below or search all jobs above