Covance Clinical Data Associate in Bangalore, India

Job Overview

Work Location : Bangalore

Serve as a member of the project team with primary responsibility for performing clinical data review, query generation / resolution and reconciliation activities to support the delivery of clinical data according to client quality and integrity specifications, project timelines and productivity targets

Essential Job Duties:

  • Perform all data management tasks as appropriate to include, but not to be limited to: data review and query management to ensure that quality standards (both internal and client) are achieved.

  • Perform reconciliation of the clinical database against safety data, laboratory data and other third party data as appropriate.

  • Review clinical trial data in accordance with Data Management Plans, Edit Check Specifications and/or Data Review Guidelines and raise queries to resolve erroneous, missing, incomplete or implausible data.

  • Generate, resolve and track queries to address problematic data identified during data review activities and apply proper modification / correction to the database as required.

  • Run ancillary programs (diagnostics, special listings, reconciliation discrepancy listings) used to support the review of clinical trial data

  • Interact with other project team members to support the set-up, maintenance, and closure of the Data Management aspects of the project and attend meetings as required.

  • Create or review data listings for dose escalation and safety assessments as needed.

  • Assist with creation/reviewing Edit Check Specifications

  • Create User Acceptance Test Scripts from Edit Check Specifications and create dummy data to test edit checks and to test database screen functionality

  • Assist in creation of Study Test Plan and Study Test Report documentation

  • Perform Database Decommissioning and create supportive documentation

  • Assist in preparing Access Rights forms for EDC database

  • Support team members by creating forms/memos as required

  • Filing of Data Management documentation and data management related administrative tasks as requested, including maintenance of eTMF as required. Running study status reports

Top 3 reasons you should join us:

  1. Energizing purpose: Our work improves lives. Covance has helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop 100% of the top 50 prescription drugs in the marketplace today. You will personally contribute every day to advancing healthcare.

  2. Exceptional people: You will join a growing team of people who have a common goal for exceptional service and quality. You will learn from the most talented minds and subject matter experts, in an agile, supportive, and caring environment.

  3. Extraordinary potential: You will work in a most stimulating and a flexible work environment that will help you thrive personally and professionally.

Get to know Covance

Covance, a $15 billion Fortune 500 company, with operations in over 97 countries, has led the way in improving patient outcomes through visionary data sciences over the last five decades. We have supported 100% of the top 50 drugs in the market and all the oncology medicines approved in 2016. Our team of over 57,000 across the globe is committed to advancing healthcare and bringing new medicines to market sooner. Our unique perspectives, built from decades of scientific expertise and precision delivery, help our clients identify new approaches and anticipate tomorrow’s challenges as they evolve. Driven by a passion for excellence and a relentless commitment to quality, we unlock opportunities that advance innovation and deliver the promise of a healthier world. Together, with our large pharmaceutical and emerging biotech clients, Covance transforms today's health care challenges into tomorrow's solutions.

Over the years we have been recognised and applauded for our efforts in the creation of personalised medicines and innovative therapies to deliver on the promise of a healthier world. Some of our recent accolades:

  • LabCorp named in FORTUNE Magazine's 2018 list of ‘World’s Most Admired Companies”

  • Frost & Sullivan Best Practice Award – Asia Pacific CRO Growth Excellence Leadership Award

  • IMDiversity – Corporate Diversity Honor Roll

  • Flexjobs – Top 100 Remote Work – Company to Watch

  • Life Science Strategy Group – Rated as the CRO “Making the right moves to be successful in the future”

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Education :

Graduate or Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences (or Pharma or related health discipline) from an accredited university or college.


Minimum Required:

  • Minimum of 2 year of clinical research experience.

  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with peers

  • Demonstrate good organizational ability, communication and interpersonal skills

Demonstrate team working stills and good collaborator skills

Job Number 2018-17765

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type Full-Time

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