AbbVie Clinical System Designer in Lake County, Illinois

Primary Job Function * Manages design activities related to core Data Sciences trial-specific systems, including the facilitation of cross-functional team meetings to review systems design * Creates and delivers system specifications for core Data Sciences trial-specific systems * Creates test plans and reviews test results to ensure systems meet protocol requirements * Acts as primary liaison with outsourced trial support teams * Ensures trial data integrity and quality

Core Job Responsibilities * Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures. * Creates specifications and test plan scripts for Data Sciences trial-specific systems (e.g., EDC, IRT, ePRO) for all assigned trials during start-up and during trial conduct if changes are needed * Manages the work of the systems programmers and ensures systems are built in alignment with protocol and cross functional team feedback. * Facilitates systems review meetings and serves as a liaison between the cross functional team and the respective systems programmers. * Effectively communicates progress and expectations around the System Design Group processes * Serves as a subject matter expert for Data Sciences trial-specific systems

Position Accountability / Scope * Reports to Manager/Associate Director, Data Sciences * Accountable to correctly implement the design of the protocol into the Data Sciences trial-specific systems specifications for all assigned trials * Accountable to produce a system test plan that, when executed as designed, will produce a clinical-trial system that is fit for purpose and adequate for statistical analysis. * Accountable for the preparation and facilitation of Clinical Technology review meetings with cross-functional team members from Statistics, Statistical Programming, Clinical Program Development, etc. * Accountable for supporting and utilizing Data Sciences policies and procedures.

Minimum Education * Bachelor’s degree in business, management information systems, computer science, life sciences or equivalent is required. Master’s degree is desired

Minimum Experience / Training Required * Must have 2 years of direct data management experience or 4 years of experience in a similar technical environment * Must have experience designing systems and creating system specifications. * Must have demonstrated experience in influencing teams during the design, conduct, and completion of trials. * Demonstrated effective communication skills. * Must demonstrate analytical skills and ability to identify signals and potential issues with clinical systems, and development of plans to address

Job Classification: Experienced
Primary Location: USA-Illinois-Lake County
Organization: Research & Development
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 1703386

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