Jan 28, 2020
Job Description: We are looking for a Veterinary Contract CRA with 50 - 100% availability beginning January 2020 and extending through March 2020. Availability requirements after March 2020 will drop to approximately 25% or less. The CRA will assist with or perform the initiation, routine and close-out monitoring visits at clinical study sites located across the United States and Canada; generate and/or review data queries and ensure timely resolution; and serve as a point of contact for the clinical study sites. Who we are: The Company is venture-backed San Diego based genomics/molecular diagnostics startup focused on the development of advanced non-invasive tests for the early detection and management of cancer in pets, with an initial focus in dogs. The Company uses next-generation sequencing and proprietary bioinformatics to operate on the cutting edge of genomics and personalized health. We are a team of highly experienced physician-scientists, veterinarians, and life science executives aiming to revolutionize the field of veterinary oncology. The Company's founding team and advisors include more than a dozen former senior executives from Illumina, Sequenom, PGDx, LabCorp, Pathway Genomics, J&J, and Petco. Most of them hold MD, PhD, DVM, or MBA degrees, and have been affiliated with prestigious academic institutions including Cornell, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, MIT, Stanford, UCSF, UCLA, University of Michigan, UC Berkeley, UCSD, University of Oxford and Yale. Responsibilities Monitor clinical study sites and investigator performance and document activities Ensure investigator compliance with the clinical study protocols and informed consent process Point of contact for investigators and study site team to ensure relevant study information is communicated Ensure that laboratory specimens are being collected and shipped per protocol Reconcile receipt of laboratory specimens with corresponding Case Report Forms Ensure that generated data queries are resolved by the clinical study sites in a timely fashion Additional responsibilities may include data entry of CRF data and/or second level review of entered data Must be willing to travel Education: Bachelor's degree in biological or related sciences preferred Qualifications Minimum 2 years of clinical study experience as a CRA Veterinary experience desired but not necessary Oncology experience desired but not necessary Computer proficiency - MS Windows, MS Office, QuickBase, Google applications Excellent written and verbal communication skills Able to foster effective working relationships with clinical study sites as well as the Company Must be legally authorized to work in the United States Location: Home-based position with close proximity (within 20 miles) to a major airport, preferably in the upper Mid-Western United States Compensation: Hourly compensation commensurate with experience All reasonable travel expenses incurred will be reimbursed by the Company The Company believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please do not hesitate to notify us in your introductory application or email correspondence. Please note: The Company does not accept agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.
Molecular Diagnostics Company in Stealth Mode San Diego, CA, USA Full time