Clinical Data Specialist

Clearance Level
Data Analysis
Silver Spring, Maryland

REQ#: RQ99194

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT in seeking a Clinical Data Specialist in support of the Malaria Department for the Naval Medical Research Center Clinical Trials Center (NMRC CTC) located at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) in Bethesda, Maryland. The NMRC CTC conducts clinical trials of candidate vaccines designed to protect military against infectious diseases, such as malaria. GDIT provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to the Malaria Department.

Specific tasks include: 

  • Work with sponsor’s database developer for study trial electronic database creation and maintenance
  • Work with sponsor’s medical coder for study (adverse event, medical history, and medications) database queries and resolution
  • Work with study principal investigator and biostatistician in preparation of tables, listings, figures for final study reports and manuscripts
  • Coordinate with sponsor’s oversight data management designee for completion, update, and finalization of data management deliverables
  • Develop and coordinate review and approval of the study data management plan and supporting appendices, case report forms, database design specifications, and edit check list
  • Perform and provide documentation of study database testing and validation
  • Develop and provide end user guidelines, training, and end user technical support
  • Perform data discrepancy management activities
  • Create ad hoc study data reports and listings using Oracle Cognos software (Inform reporting)
  • Coordinate raw data extraction for data analysis by the biostatistician
  • Perform final study data quality assessment and related activities for data lock and study closure
  • Participate in teleconferences/meetings with the sponsor and other NMRC representatives
  • Perform other duties as needed in support of ongoing clinical trials:
  • Review subject charts for clarity, completeness and accuracy of collected data
  • Labeling and shipping of blood specimens

Required skills:

  • BS Degree
  • 2+ years of experience within clinical research
  • Demonstrates strong organization skills
  • Well versed in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience working within a dynamic team
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a favorable NACLC T3 security investigation

Desired skills:

  • Experience analyzing data derived from clinical trials
  • Experience using analytical software
  • Experience with Oracle Cognos software




This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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