Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Senior Specialist, Clinical Safety - Transcatheter Mitral And Tricuspid Therapies (Tmtt)

Expired Job

Edwards Lifesciences Corp Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 3 months ago

Edwards has an exciting opportunity in the Transcatheter Mitral and Tricuspid Technologies (TMTT) group, focused on developing minimally-invasive solutions for patients suffering from structural heart disease.

This is a unique opportunity to join an early-stage product development group, Transcatheter Mitral & Tricuspid Therapies (TMTT), focused on developing solutions for patients suffering from structural heart disease. The candidate will join a fast-paced, dynamic team and the individual who fills it will play a pivotal role in the development of new therapies and devices, from concept through to human use.

The Sr. Specialist, Clinical Safety will assure adverse events are reviewed and handled in accordance with regulatory requirements (FDA, IRB, EC and Other Regulatory Bodies), and with Edwards' procedures and ethical standards to ensure patient safety in clinical trials.

This role is located in Irvine, CA.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Review and assess site reported adverse events (AEs) and other clinical trial data for potential safety issues. Perform thorough review of medical records to ensure proper reporting of events per study protocol and definitions, and identification of unreported events. Differentiate events by assisting Safety Officer in performing assessment of seriousness, relatedness to device and procedure, and expectedness

  • Generate clinically relevant AE queries in the clinical database in order to obtain missing or discrepant information; follow up with the enrolling sites until complete resolution, if necessary

  • Identify potential safety trends and escalate to management

  • Assist with AE/SAE reconciliation prior to clinical trial database closure/lock

  • Interface with external partners [i.e. Sites, CRO, Clinical Events Committees (CEC), Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB)] to provide oversight on all safety processes from the enrolling site to the CEC and DSMB, to ensure process flow is managed efficiently and effectively, including preparation of CEC packets (dossiers).

  • Prepare medical case narratives for serious adverse events, utilizing clinical background and experience, by integrating case-related information from source documents (to be used for cross functional activities, including, but not limited to regulatory reports and submissions).

  • Develop Safety training for study sites. Educate and provide training to sites to ensure proper reporting of AE's and adherence to protocol requirements

  • Represent Clinical Safety as a member of the clinical study team

  • Actively collaborate in the development of internal Safety trainings to ensure proper education and development of Safety staff

  • Act as mentor/resource to support staff. When appropriate, perform Quality Control on other team member's work

  • Assist in development of safety processes, committee charters and other safety related documents

  • Interface with internal partners (e.g. Regulatory Affairs, Data Management, Complaint Handling), as needed. Assist in review of and/or preparation of safety related sections and associated documentation for clinical and regulatory documents, including clinical study protocols, clinical study reports, annual reports, etc.

  • Generate and assess internal safety metrics to ensure adherence to internal and external requirements and timelines.

  • Collaborate with other team members to develop report specifications and content.

  • Other incidental duties, including occasional participation in internal or external audits, and travel, when required

#LI-MO1

#MI

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in biological or Lifesciences field

  • Clinician Background (e.g. RN, Respiratory Therapist, etc.)

  • 5 years of related experience in Clinical Trials and Medical Device Safety

  • Experience with an ERP software (e.g. JDE) and Patient Tracking system

  • Knowledge of FDA regulations and ISO standards related to Medical Devices

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant work experience in cardiovascular diseases, cardiac devices, heart failure, cardiac surgery or ICU preferred
  • CTMS (Clinical Trial Management System)
  • Clinical research certification (ACRP or SoCRA clinical coordinator/ CRA certification) a plus

OTHER SKILLS AND GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:

  • Proven expertise in MS Office Suite, Adobe, and ability to operate general office machinery

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills: ability to write concise descriptive case narratives

  • Demonstrated problem-solving and critical thinking skills

  • Full knowledge and understanding of Edwards policies, procedures, and international and domestic medical device regulatory guidelines relevant to clinical studies

  • Full understanding of medical terminology as it relates to clinical safety

  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint and electronic data capturing system (e.g. iMedidata, Oracle)

  • Ability to manage confidential information with discretion

  • Strict attention to detail

  • Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels

  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment

  • Must be able to work in a team environment, including inter-departmental teams and key contact representing the organization on contracts or projects

  • Ability to interact with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Manager Clinical Trial Master File / Clinical Operations Transcatheter Mitral And Tricuspid Therapies (Tmtt)

Edwards Lifesciences Corp

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 11/17/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-15T00:00 Edwards Lifesciences has a unique opportunity to play a critical role in Transcatheter Mitral & Tricuspid Therapies (TMTT) clinical study execution. Internally titled as the Manager, Clinical Operations - the Trial Master File Manager will lead the team responsible for eTMF, study training matrices and study supplies while maintaining and driving high levels of accuracy and compliance in a fast-paced, complex environment. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic leader and team player who has successfully managed a team responsible for the eTMF in a cardiovascular / medical device organization. Depending on experience level, we are open to hiring Clinical Trial Master File (TMF) at the Associate Manager or Manager level. This role is based in Irvine, California Essential Job Functions: * Lead team responsible for all aspects of the eTMF (electronic trial master file) including accuracy, completeness and compliance of documentation in multiple clinical research trials. * Lead team in development, maintenance and management of internal study training matrices and tracking of respective training records. * Lead team with production, distribution and tracking of study materials (e.g. study binders and patient recruitment materials) to clinical sites * Work with cross functional partners to create and communicate detailed metrics reporting (e.g. eTMF and internal study training completion) to drive study compliance. * Lead projects from inception through completion, including developing and/or scheduling key milestones, securing and allocating resources. * Develop multiple competing timeline assessments, identify and resolve risks that deviate from plan, and collaborate with clinical stakeholders in order to meet key study milestones and deadlines. * Assess knowledge and/or quality gaps of staff and determine appropriate training plans and/or needs. * Mentor, coach, and train team members. #LI-MO1 #MI Required Education/Skills/Experience: * Bachelor's Degree in related field. * 10 years of related experience in Clinical Trials required. 8 years required for Associate Manager level. * Strong People Management Skills with the ability to lead and manage a diverse team with successful experience supervising subordinates. * Proven expertise in usage of MS Office Suite and Clinical Systems such as CTMS (Clinical Trial Management System), Veeva eTMF (electronic Trial Master file) * Travel up to 10% Preferred: * Industry experience with Class II & III medical devices preferred. * Experience obtained from sponsor run studies in Med Device, CRO and Pharma industries Additional Talents and General Expectations: * Proven detailed project management experience with demonstrated ability to influence change. * Demonstrated strong problem-solving, process improvement, analytical, and collaborative skills. * Comprehensive written and verbal communication, facilitation, presentation and follow-up skills. * Meticulous organizational skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines in an environment of competing priorities. * Extensive knowledge of international regulations of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) * Extensive knowledge and understanding of diverse and applicable regulations and standards relevant to medical devices (e.g., 21 CFR Part 11/50/54/56/801/803/806/807/820/812/814/821/822, ISO 14155; ICH GCPs) * Extensive knowledge of clinical trials and regulatory requirements * Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels and proactively escalate issues to appropriate levels of management in the organization. Edwards Lifesciences Corp Irvine CA

Senior Specialist, Clinical Safety - Transcatheter Mitral And Tricuspid Therapies (Tmtt)

Expired Job

Edwards Lifesciences Corp