Research Data Manager I
Boston, MA 
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description
Job Summary

Directs data flow for studies supported by the Clinical Research Program. Collaborates with Project Directors and Principal Investigators on the design, development, implementation, and validation of modest databases. Establishes and follows procedures for effectively entering, cleaning, and managing data. Develops and maintains data record filing system. Provides data management support to study staff, including senior data managers. Values Statement: Embodies the Hospital's core values in all interactions with patients, families, and colleagues. Duties Notice: the statements below describe the essential duties of the person or persons assigned to this job. They are not intended as an exhaustive list of all job duties and responsibilities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides data coordination and data management services for studies supported by the Clinical Research Program.
  • Assists research biostatisticians with analysis file creation.
  • Supports clinical research reporting for data review, quality control checks, and interim and final analysis.
  • Designs, develops, and validates databases using application software suitable for supporting clinical research investigations.
  • Provides educational support and training to investigators and study staff for the development and implementation of research studies. Participates in teaching CRP data management courses to Hospital employees.
  • Provides project and data management support for CRP studies.
  • Provides positive and effective customer service and contributes to teamwork within and between departments, divisions, programs and other organizations.
  • Ensures work in the CRP is performed in conformance with established hospital, program, federal, and state policies and procedures.

Minimum Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Work requires a Bachelor's degree, preferably in health science or related and a minimum of two or more years of data entry and data coordinator experience.
  • Work requires the analytical skills to handle clinical research data in an organized, accurate and timely manner.
  • Work requires strong working knowledge and experience with data management and database software (e.g. web-based EDC).
  • Work requires critical attention to detail and accuracy.

Blood Borne Pathogen Category No Potential Exposure. Job requires performance of duties that involve no potential for exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues. Tasks that do involve exposure are not an expectation of employment. This document was reviewed and approved by HR Compensation as of this date: [Revision Date].


Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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