Data Management Specialist

 Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. 
Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products. 

In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

The candidate selected for this position will assist efforts within Veterinary Medicine Research and Development (VMRD) to 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 Base SAS programming skills and SQL skills along with exposure to relational database design knowledge.  Seeking candidates with experience in pharmaceutical (Animal or Human Health) and/or data management experience.  

Specific responsibilities for this position include:

  • Provide support for study teams in the use of data management system(s) and process specific requests involving the data maintained by these system (data imports, data corrections, new VMRD study number requests, data un-locks, etc.).
    • 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

Work Experience/Skills (Minimum):

  • Technical experience with Base SAS or beyond
  • Proven ability to 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

Work Experience/Skills (Desirable):

  • 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)
  • Experience with SQL Server

Degree in the following areas (Desirable):

  • Computer Science
  • MIS – Management Information Systems
  • Information Management
  • Bioinformatics
  • Data Science and/or Data Analytics
  • Statistics/Math

Other Desirable Attributes:

  • Communicating effectively with other departmental colleagues, line management, and customers
  • 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
Additional Information

Position is full-time, Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Kalamazoo, MI are encouraged to apply.

  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Eurofins USA
Full time
Salary Range
$49,000.00 - 90,000.00
per Year
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Kalamazoo, MI 49006, US
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