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Data Curator - Remote

Rancho BioSciences LLC
San Francisco, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Rancho Biosciences is seeking an experienced data curator, with knowledge of CDISC standards and specifically SEND format expert knowledge for a full-time role with the company. This is a remote position, and you can work anywhere in the USA! Your primary focus will be on projects that include data curation.

This position is a remote position; whereas the employee can work from home in a quiet location with a dedicated workspace. The final job title will depend on experience.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment; both independently and as a part of a team; Prioritize effectively and be flexible when projects change. Ability to communicate with supervisor to prioritize workload and determine priorities.

In this role you will:

  • Curate data according to CDISC SEND and Define-XML standards.
  • Help in the preparation of a Study Data Reviewer's Guide (nSDRG)
  • Align data to ontologies/vocabularies
  • Support the definition of new data standards, data models, terminologies, and ontologies
  • Communicate strategies, ideas, goals, and progress to the team and/or to the customers
  • Review and monitor work and its quality
  • Collaborate frequently with data scientists and data curators
  • Provide presentations that are clearly articulated, engaging and convincing

Desired Experience:

  • CDISC SEND and Define-XML standards and intrinsic knowledge of data standards
  • Preparation of existing experimental records into a SEND ready format CDISC standards-compliant study data submission parsing
  • Nonclinical study submission package review (SEND, Define.XML, nSDRG)
  • Training and consulting services on Define-XML implementation for SEND
  • Describing expected content and options to guide nonclinical SDRG authors
  • Supplying guidance on expressing data situations in SDRG content
  • InStem, Xybion, or PDS SEND parsing products and/or knowledge of data reporting and quality control is desirable.
  • Experience authoring reports and presenting results to clients
  • MS Excel (R, Python, Perl, etc. is a plus)

Soft Skills:

  • Analytical thinking skills and a good understanding of scientific data
  • Ability to learn new software systems
  • Understanding of R&D processes and the scientific data lifecycle
  • Ability to adhere to timelines
  • Detail-oriented and well organized, with an ability to work collaboratively/remotely
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Independently driven, hardworking and committed
  • Familiarity with the FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reusable) data guiding principles is a plus
  • Exposure to public biomedical ontologies and standards consortiums (e.g., OBI, NCI, MedDRA, MeSH, LOINC, Uberon, RxNorm, Allotrope, OHDSI, or FHIR) is a plus

Education Requirements

  • MD or PhD in Biology or related field; or Bachelor's and Master's degree with 3-5 years relevant experience

Rancho BioSciences LLC


San Francisco, CA
94104 USA
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