The position will serve as the Data Manager within the Department of Pediatrics research program. This incumbent will oversee the design, implementation, training and maintenance of several database systems, and the integration and data syncing for various tracking systems for Research Administration. The incumbent will serve as project leader and primary contact for various initiatives that require knowledge of data systems and management.
Responsible for creating programs to track financial activity with grant budgets and expenses, clinical trial income, fund reporting, post-award metrics. Incumbent will manage the consistent entry of information into database tables and entry screens; develop programs and reports to support Research Administration and for data audits to validate accuracy and consistency of data entry. Responsible for all communication regarding systems and provides training for department staff. Responsible for training and managing entry level systems positions.
Bachelor's degree or above in Information Processing or 10 years Data Management and systems development experience encompassing the whole project life cycle. Previous data management experience and experiential knowledge of data system development life cycle and relational databases (e.g., Access-based systems) required. TB test and PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check will be required as a condition of employment.
Hiring Range: $35,100.00 - $56,784.00
Education Required: Baccalaureate
Overall Related Experience Level Required: 10+ years experience
Additional Education And/or Experience Essential To the Position: Bachelor's degree or above in Information Processing or 10 years Data Management and systems development experience encompassing the whole project life cycle.10 years Data Management experience and working knowledge Excel functions, formulas, macros, VBA , and of relational databases (e.g., Access-based systems) required.
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