AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Business Solutions Associate in Warsaw, Poland
Function / Team / Location
R&D -> GMD -> Biometrics & Information Sciences > Programming -> Standards & Business Solutions -> Business Solutions
Biometrics & Information Sciences (B&I) drives good design to generate data needed for quality decision making. B&I’s goal is to deliver value to the pipeline by excellence in delivery, improving decision making, and engaging and shaping the external environment whilst accessing and implementing innovative solutions.
Programming is the department that oversees and delivers the programming aspects of clinical drug development, manages and maintains the end-to-end standards and manages and maintains the Analysis and Reporting production tools and the information infrastructure.
Standards & Business Solutions (SBS) is the business unit that develops and maintains end-to-end clinical data standards, leads and contributes to B&I’s process and infrastructure initiatives, and provides cross-TA Biometrics deliverables, resources, and support to late-stage drug project teams.
Business Solutions is the area that delivers cross-TA business solutions to B&I.
Candidate Focus & Challenge
Deliver services across drug projects (tasks include but not limited to)
Information management in MLCS
Randomization support for studies in GRAND
Administration of roles in BLUR tool
Data de-identification using BLUR Tool
Data Mapping in data visualization tool (i.e. REACT)
Document Management as per applicable SOPs
Contribute to development and delivery of business processes and associated training
Create and maintain Knowledge management articles for cross training within Business Solutions team
Collect and maintain data for business-defined metrics
Collaboration and engagement across global and functional boundaries with customers & stakeholders
Participate in activities associated with audits and regulatory inspections in conjunction with study teams, Global Compliance, and other stakeholders
Suggest process improvement solutions by analysing current processes
Contributes to development of best practice to improve quality, efficiency and effectiveness.
Ensures adherence to all applicable AstraZeneca and external requirements.
Candidate Knowledge, Skills & Experience
BSc in mathematics, statistics, engineering, computer science, or life or social sciences.
Work experience in clinical drug development or healthcare preferred
Exposure to sharing knowledge/ information and training curriculum development and delivery
Able to demonstrate team working and role appropriate leadership skills.
Good written and verbal communication skills in English
Exposure to metrics data collection and reporting
Understanding of the clinical study and drug development process and GCP/ICH guidelines
Computer proficiency; preferably programming experience or programming aptitude
Exposure to one of the programming languages/ analysis tools eg. SAS, S-PLUS, R, SPOTFIRE, D3 etc preferred
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