at Certara USA, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
At Certara, we accelerate medicines to patients by partnering with life science innovators.
In the past 6 years, over 90% of companies that received new drug approvals by the FDA used our software or services. Our integrated and proprietary end-to-end platform with biosimulation, regulatory science, and market access solutions combined with our strong team of scientists and subject matter experts enable our clients to have:
informed decision-making & reduced clinical trial burden
higher R&D productivity
improved patient outcomes & increased patient access to medicines
accelerated regulatory approval
Certara is a global team that fosters and nurtures a diverse and inclusive culture. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. The collective sum of our individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, self-expression, and unique capabilities and talent represents a significant part of our culture, our reputation and our achievement.
Together with our partners, we use biosimulation and technology-enabled services to transform drug discovery and development across all therapeutic areas and innovative therapies.
This is a great opportunity for an early career Epidemiologist/Pharmaco-Epidemiologist/Public Health professional to join a team of highly skilled epidemiologists, statisticians, health economists and consultants. The successful candidate will work closely with other senior scientific staff within the company. This position will allow the Senior Analyst/Consultant to deepen his/her skills by writing protocols for observational studies using a variety of healthcare databases, primary and secondary data collection, as well as providing project management, scientific and other technical input during conception, conduct and delivery of various research projects.
Main tasks & responsibilities
Coordinate/manage assigned research projects, including client relationship, timelines, project deliverables
Support RWD/RWE project teams and be accountable to the project director/lead for those projects
Summarize and synthesize a wide range of medical and statistical information, including disease specific and pharmaceutical product research
Support development of study documents (eg. protocols, analysis plans, reports) under guidance from scientific team members and project manager/s
Liaise and manage processes with ethics committees, application committees and other relevant stakeholders to support acquisition of data for studies
Undertake primary and secondary research initiatives including the retrieval and analysis of data, competitive product pipeline information, epidemiology trends, etc. according to needs of the project
Participate in production of reports, presentations and publications (abstracts, posters, manuscripts)
Support senior personnel with activities required for business development from time to time
Align with and work within the framework of SOPs for data governance with respect to projects
Required Qualifications / Experience
Minimum of Master's Degree in Epidemiology, Public Health, Medicine or other related field
At least 2 years relevant post-graduate work experience
Professional proficiency in English, written and spoken
Experience in designing/writing protocols for observational studies using secondary databases and/or primary data collection
Project management skills
Ability to work both independently and as part of the team
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects
This position can be office based or remote in the UK, EU, USA or Canada.
Number of Employees Supervised: None
Percentage of Travel Required: 0-10% travel
Certara bases all employment-related decision on merit, taking into consideration qualifications, skills, achievement, and performance. We treat all applicants and employees without regard to personal characteristics such as race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, nationality, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental condition, genetic information, military service, or other characteristic protected by law.
Certara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Certara does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.