PRA Health Sciences

Manager, Data Science

Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Feb 2021
Closes
06 Mar 2021
Ref
JM2021-72750
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Management

PRA remains at the forefront of digital health and our Mobile Health Platform allows for decentralized clinical trials which enables us to engage with patients virtually and in real time wherever they are in the world. Our digital health solutions leverage the technology at our patients fingertips – smartphones, laptops, activity trackers , tablets and more – to engage them in real time. Be part of a company that is leading the way in shifting clinical research away from traditional models and creating the opportunity for better science.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Programming/Business Intelligence Manager to join our team and help grow and support a team of 19 Business Intelligence Developers.  To manage this team, along with additional functional management support, and support onboarding, resourcing, staff development. While ensuring quality in deliverables and handling client-facing responsibilities. Including key metrics & KPI tracking within regular management updates.

  

This Data Analytics department is part of an existing global team of approaching 1,400 PRA HS Team members dedicated to a specific key client account. Mainly office based in Livingston, Scotland with some staff homebased across the UK.

You are…

A solutions orientated, innovative, analytical and customer focused individual with demonstrable people management experience and a strong background in operational excellence!

 

Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position you will have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Maths, Science or Computer Science
  • Experience managing teams of office-based and remote-working employees
  • Experience across a selection of the following: TIBCO Spotfire (or similar), R, SQL, SAS, is preferred.
  • Experience working within Clinical Trials or the wider Pharmaceutical industry is preferred.

 
PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.