Data Manager Associate
Zoetis is a global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways. Building on 60 years of experience, we deliver quality medicines and vaccines, complemented by diagnostic products and genetic tests and supported by a range of services. We are working every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals in ways they find truly relevant.Our name, Zoetis (z-EH-tis), has its root in zo, familiar in words such as zoo and zoology and derived from zoetic, meaning “pertaining to life.” It signals our company”s dedication to supporting the veterinarians and livestock producers everywhere who raise and care for the farm and companion animals on which we all depend on.Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status or any other protected classification. Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our online application system. Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility, considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers. Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact.Please note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of “@zoetis.com”. In addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment related activities. Any solicitation or request for information related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make any type of personal financial investment related to gaining employment with Zoetis.Data Management, AssociateResponsibilitiesThe candidate selected for this position will assist efforts within Veterinary Medicine Research and Development (VMRD) to develop, maintain and use VMRD Data Management Systems in accordance with applicable internal and regulatory policies and standards. Successful candidates will have a strong technical background, with proven Intermediate to Advanced Data Management work experience and skill, and programming knowledge with, relational database design, and dialect knowledge. Seeking candidates with at least two years of data management experience.
Specific responsibilities for this position include:Data Management * Following business standards, work with study personnel to create Data Management Plans, which ensure data can be collected and transferred to the Clinical Data Management System according to business standards
* Provide study-specific database setup * Programming SAS and/or SQL code for data transformation and loading tasks * Develop data validation checks using SAS and/or SQL programming * Support of statistical analysis and reporting requirementsSupport VMRD”s Clinical Data Management Systems * Support, create and enhance our Desktop Tools and Web applications * Support our relational databasesCommunicating effectively with other departmental colleagues, line management, and customers Qualifications Minimum skill, education, experience, attributes:Educational Background:Minimum: Bachelor”s Degree or equivalent experience in related area Work Experience/SkillsMinimum: * Proven ability to lead or work on several simultaneous projects or activities * Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential including the ability to author technical documentation, provide customer support and training Desirable Skills, Education, Experience, AttributesEducational Background (Desirable): * Degree in the following areas:
* Computer Science * Information Management * Bioinformatics * Data Science and/or Data Analytics * Statistics/Math Work Experience/Skills (Desirable): * 2 or more years of experience working within Pharmaceutical R&D (Human Health or Animal Health) in a clinical data management specialty * Broad understanding of Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) * Technical
* Experience with SAS * Experience with SQL Server * Experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite – relational database products * Git * Experience with Node.js, Web dev in Microsoft Windows, Angular or Vue.js, React.js * Experience with .NET Other Desirable Attributes: * Self-directed – can work with little supervision on most tasks * Goal-oriented, strong desire to achieve and exceed expectations, consistently meets commitments * Excellent organization, prioritization, and time management skills * Can work effectively under pressure * Maintains a strategic outlook * Has desire and ability to anticipate and plan for future change