RWD Manager

1 week agoBangalore, India

Site Name: India - Karnataka - Bengaluru
Posted Date: Oct 5 2021

GSK's RWA team partners closely with Value Evidence and Outcomes (VEO) team to support drug development and patient access. We are an in-house data and analytics team set up to provide insight into the patterns, burden, and occurrence of disease, cost and healthcare utilisation, and the safety and effectiveness and other outcomes of treatment. RWA provides analytic support for all phases of research in priority markets, with full analytic support for rapid analytics and in-sourced studies (data licensed by GSK) and consulting support for out-sourced studies. Our goal is to provide objective evidence of the value of our medicines through the analysis of electronic health records, administrative claims, patient registries and other observational health data sources, as well as post-hoc analysis of randomized clinical trial (RCT) data.

This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following:

  • Lead team of real-world data programmers
  • Act as coach and mentor by providing input into professional development plans and monitoring progress towards professional development goals
  • Coach less-experienced team members on real-world programming and statistical methods applied to epidemiology and health outcomes studies
  • Interface with US/UK RWA leads and colleagues to plan work needed for optimal execution of team deliverables
  • Transform real-world data (RWD) into actionable insights in epidemiology and health outcomes research through hands-on manipulation and statistical analysis of complex health datasets
  • Perform analyses of RCT data to support economic dossiers and market access (i.e., Indirect treatment comparisons, meta-analysis, network meta-analyses, post hoc analysis of RCT data etc.)
  • Plan and manage portfolio of work to deliver all data analysis outputs (incl. QC) to agreed timelines and quality (e.g., analysis datasets, tables, figures and listings for health authority submissions, study reports, and publications)
  • Either alone or in partnership RWA and other scientists, develop/contribute to protocol/statistical analysis plan/study report of real-world database studies
  • Develop and test programs to analyse data for rapid data queries and simple descriptive studies based on protocol/statistical analysis plan
  • Develop and test programs to extract study population, exposure, outcomes and covariates of interest to create analytic files across DMA analytic types (rapid data queries, simple/complex descriptive studies, analytic studies), inclusive of data management activities, i.e., merging and linking of data sets, data cleaning
  • Identify variables and records to extract from the available large observational/real-world healthcare databases (e.g. electronic medical records, health insurance claims)
  • Ensure documentation is appropriate, with regards to data extraction, cleaning, statistical analysis, reporting of the study/analysis and archiving, according to SOPs and guidance
  • Effectively present results from rapid data queries/simple descriptive studies to collaborators
  • Contribute to final report, summarizing analytic findings
We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Prior team leadership experience, has led organizations of size 5 or greater.
  • 5 years of experience working with real-world data for use in pharmacoepidemiology research with good practical knowledge in biostatistics applied to clinical/epidemiological research.
  • Experienced programming skills: SAS Base, SAS Macros, SQL, SAS procedures: FREQ, PHREG, etc. other statistical analyses programming language (e.g. R, Stata, Splus) is an asset
  • Passionate about working hands-on with data, and proficient in manipulating large, complex datasets and preparing supporting documentation for quality control (QC)
  • Self-reliant with the ability to deliver robust, timely, high-quality analytics
  • Enthusiastic collaborator and enjoy working on a wide range of projects and requests across multiple therapy areas
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills and enjoy finding efficient and innovative solutions to challenging problems
  • Fluent in written and spoken English to effectively communicate and able to articulate complex concepts to diverse audiences
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