Associate Director / Director - Data Management

Relay Therapeutics

Cambridge, MA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Data Science
  • Post Date: 04/01/2021
  • Website: relaytx.com
  • Company Address: 399 Binney Street, 2nd Floor, Cambridge, MA, 02139, US

About Relay Therapeutics

Relay Therapeutics is a new breed of company at the intersection of computation and biotechnology that is committed to creating medicines that will have a transformative impact on patients. Relay Therapeutics’ approach combines unprecedented computational power with leading-edge experimental approaches across the fields of structural biology, biophysics, chemistry and biology. This integration illuminates – for the first time – the full mobility of a protein and provides key insights into how the dynamic nature of a protein’s conformation regulates function. By applying these insights, Relay Therapeutics aims to modulate protein conformation to develop novel therapies for patients. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016. To date the company has raised $520M from investors including Third Rock Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, GV, Casdin Capital, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Tavistock Group and an affiliate of D.E. Shaw Research.

Job Description

Relay Therapeutics is a new breed of company at the intersection of computation and biotechnology that is committed to creating medicines that will have a transformative impact on patients.
 
We combine unprecedented computational power with leading-edge experimental approaches across the fields of structural biology, biophysics, chemistry and biology. This integration illuminates – for the first time – the full mobility of a protein and provides key insights into how the dynamic nature of a protein’s conformation regulates function. The team at Relay is putting this principle into practice, with the aim of accelerating the development of medicines that will make a transformative difference in patients’ lives. We don't just stare hard problems in the face. We go out looking for them. Are you energized by attempting to do the impossible? We're looking for you.
 
At Relay, our team is driven by the ultimate collaboration across each of our drug discovery disciplines.  Putting protein motion at the heart of drug discovery is a challenge, but we are confident that our team’s dedication and urgency will create opportunities that deeply impact the lives of the patients.  Our initial programs are focused on developing therapeutics in oncology.
 
Relay Therapeutics is a private company launched in 2016 with financing from Third Rock Ventures and an affiliate of D. E. Shaw Research.  To date the company has raised $520M from investors including Third Rock Ventures, SoftBank Vision Fund, GV, Casdin Capital, BVF Partners, EcoR1 Capital, Foresite Capital, Perceptive Advisors, Tavistock Group and an affiliate of D.E. Shaw Research.
 
The Opportunity:
 
As Associate Director/Director, Data Management, you will be accountable for delivery, integrity and quality of Relay’s clinical data across the clinical studies. You will be an integrated member of the Relay Tx scientific team, responsible for the in-house data management expertise for the execution of clinical studies that will translate Relay’s innovative science into impactful medicines for patients. You will report to the Head of Clinical Operations. 

Your Role:

    • You will oversee the day-to-day data management activities, timelines and deliverables for in house data management as well as outsourced services.
    • You will provide technical and business expertise in support of data management deliverables.
    • You will strategically streamline data management approaches across the development portfolio through adoption of technology, standards and best practices.
    • You will facilitate effective planning and execution of data management tasks for multiple programs including resourcing planning, timelines and budgets.
    • You will oversee consistency across programs to ensure data quality and integrity.
    • You will collaborate with a dynamic Relay cross-functional team to ensure timeliness and quality of data deliverables.
    • You will ensure compliance with global regulatory requirements and quality standards.
    • You will grow and scale a strong data management team; develop data management personnel to advance leadership and project management skillset through training, mentorship, and coaching. 

Your Background:

    • You should ideally have 10+ years of experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry as a Data Manager.  Sponsor experience is strongly preferred.
    • You have advanced experience with data collection and cleaning covering Phase I, II and III studies. Oncology experience is preferred.
    • You have experience in executing clinical studies across various phases is desirable.  Expertise in oncology drug development is preferred.       
    • You have a strong and current knowledge in global regulatory and compliance requirements including but not limited to US CFR, EU CTD, ICH GCP, and CDISC.     
    • You have experience in CRO and vendor oversight.        
    • You are a motivated self-starter who is capable of flourishing in a fast-paced small company environment.
    • You are a creative problem-solver with excellent communication and public speaking skills.        
    • You have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, with a high degree of attention to detail.     
    • You are pragmatic and able to manage multiple projects and needs effectively.
We believe in building balanced teams and a place where our people can be their best self every day. We encourage people from underrepresented backgrounds to apply. 
 
Relay Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
 
Our Culture:
At Relay Tx, we believe that along with our people, our culture is our greatest asset.  In fact we're proud to share we were named as one of the Boston Business Journal's "Best Places to Work" in 2017, the #1 place for small companies in 2018 & the #2 place for small companies in 2019. To drive that culture, no one will stop you or hold you back. Instead, we will give you the tools and colleagues to push forward relentlessly and cheer you on as you go. If this resonates with you, drop us a line.
 
About Relay Therapeutics
Relay Therapeutics is a clinical-stage precision medicines company transforming the drug discovery process with the goal of bringing life-changing therapies to patients. Built on unparalleled insights into protein motion and how this dynamic behavior relates to protein function, we aim to effectively drug protein targets that have previously been intractable, with an initial focus on enhancing small molecule therapeutic discovery in targeted oncology and genetic diseases. Our Dynamo platform integrates an array of leading-edge experimental and computational approaches to provide a differentiated understanding of protein structure and motion to drug these targets. We have built a world-class team of leading experts from each of these disciplines, and they are driven by a deep collaboration at every step of our drug discovery process.
 
Our team is equal parts fearless and relentless, with a shared passion for working collaboratively in intellectually stimulating environments. If you’re excited by the challenge of putting protein motion at the heart of drug discovery and passionate about making a difference in the lives of patients, join us!

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