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Data Manager & Programming Lead (f/m/d)

Country:  Germany
City:  Aachen
Department:  Research & Development
Job ID:  43183


If you’re passionate about changing lives for the better, this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. In Research & Development, we’re continuously exploring innovative new treatment options to make a stronger, more positive impact on the lives of the patients we serve. You’ll work with talented colleagues in a state-of-the-art Research & Development environment, developing innovative medicines that change the live of patients for the better and help us make progress towards our vision of a world free of pain. Join us today, and discover the difference you can make.


What the job looks like
Each day you'll enjoy a variety of challenges, such as: 

  • You collaborate pro-actively internally and externally to define the most appropriate (electronic) tools, case report forms, and data standards to acquire the trial data
  • You organize and oversee the set-up of the data acquisition, data cleaning, central data review, programming of the key derived data and statistical analyses 
  • You organize and oversee all project related data management activities for outsourced projects 
  • You organize and oversee interaction with end-user on creating specifications and working with programmers in the service provider or performing the programming activities for successful delivery
  • You provide understandable and actionable reports on clinical data and monitoring of clinical data and generate informative data analytics and insights for key stakeholders
  • You bring experience in a highly outsourced working environment collaborating with external service providers


What you'll bring to the table 

To make the most of this role and truly thrive, you shoud have: 

  • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Life Sciences (e.g. Biology, Mathematics, etc..)
  • You have at least 5 years experience in Clinical Data Management & Programming in the pharmaceutical industry
  • You demonstrate sound knowledge of Drug Development Process and Clinical Data Management processes including knowledge of relevant standards such as CDISC and regulatory requirements
  • You have practical experience in programming and data mining in SAS and R
  • You have experience with python and other programming languages e.g., SQL, Power BI, tableau, plotly, dash, Neo4j and noSQL is a plus



"As an empowered member of the Data Science team you will have the opportunity to work cross-functionally in a diverse team and contribute to the development of new analgesic therapies for patients in need."

Engelen Sylvia, the Hiring Manager



About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, privately-owned pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focussing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 28 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in more than 100 countries. In 2021, Grünenthal employed around 4,500 people and achieved sales of € 1.5 bn.

Your HR contact:
Simona Frings

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