Job Details

  • Title: Epidemiologist
  • Code: RCI-3072016
  • Location: New Brunswick New Jersey (NJ) 08933
  • Posted Date: 09/25/2020
  • Duration: 4-6 Months
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  Job Description

Manager, Medical Device Epidemiology and Real-World Data Sciences.

  • In this role, you will execute RWE surveillance and safety studies to meet EU-MDR requirements.
  • In addition, you will take part in activities to explore additional real-world data sources for safety surveillance.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and execute epidemiologic studies using real world data to assess safety. A priority focus is on RWE surveillance studies to meet EU-MDR requirements using claims, electronic medical records, registries, and spontaneously reported complaints data.
  • Write study protocols and study reports, use a variety of analytical techniques applied to various databases, and strategize regarding research programs.
  • Demonstrate innovation and excellence as we execute medical device surveillance studies.
  • Collaborate with academic institutions, health systems, registries and/or other research partners on identifying additional data sources for medical device safety surveillance.

Qualifications:

  • An advanced degree (Master's required, Ph.D. preferred) in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Data Science, or related field. Health outcomes
  • 3 – 4 years of relevant experience in a related field, such as epidemiologic research in academia, contract research organization, medical device or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong knowledge of standard statistical software (e.g. R, Python, SQL, SAS).
  • A working knowledge of applied epidemiologic methods.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with healthcare real-world data sources (e.g., insurance claims data, electronic medical records, and hospital billing data).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including experience presenting to technical and lay groups.
  • Claims database

Preferred:

  • Experience in medical devices.
  • Experience authoring peer reviewed publications using RWD as evidenced by publication and journal articles.
  • Epidemiology or related research work experience in Industry
  • Experience in designing and conducting safety studies

Must Haves:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in epidemiologic research in academia, contract research organization, medical device or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong knowledge of standard statistical software (e.g. R, Python, SQL, SAS).
  • A working knowledge of applied epidemiologic methods.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with healthcare real-world data sources (e.g., insurance claims data, electronic medical records, and hospital billing data).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including experience presenting to technical and lay groups.
  • Experience designing and executing studies