08 Apr
DevSci Project Manager
California, Southsanfrancisco , 94102 Southsanfrancisco USA

We are seeking a talented and experienced project manager to contribute to and drive cross-functional projectsMajor Responsibilities : The Informatics Project Manager will play a role in supporting one or more of our key initiatives as part of the Portfolio and Operations Management team. This position drives project delivery in areas of data management and engineering, analytics platforms and tools, and systems development (including network, server, or software implementation). The Informatics Project Manager will be responsible for defining and executing the project roadmap, facilitating project team meetings, and proactively managing critical issues and interdependencies. The Informatics Project Manager will partner with project leadership as well as engage diverse stakeholder groups Duties include: ? Develop, maintain, track, and manage a high-quality, integrated project plan, ensuring all objectives, milestones, and deliverables are achieved across multiple parallel activities. ? Effectively communicate and engage both scientific and technical stakeholders at all levels of the organization, countries, and cultures. ? Define and transparently manage the critical path of the project and project scope, ensuring that the project team remains aligned and stakeholders stay well-informed throughout the process. ? Proactively identify and communicate gaps, potential bottlenecks, and/or delays and interdependencies to the project team and Portfolio Lead. ? Use strong project and organizational knowledge, leadership and active facilitation to enable effective team meetings and high-performance teams. ? Effectively manage stakeholder relationships and expectations. ? Regularly communicate project progress, challenges, and key wins to stakeholders Experience, Skills and Knowledge: ? Strong leadership and project management skills with experience and demonstrated success running data and informatics projects in R&D. Ability to work independently. ? Excellent teamwork and attention to detail ? Strong influencing, networking, and stakeholder management skills with both technical and scientific groups. ? Excellent oral and written communication skills ? Ability to work in a cross-functional, fast-paced, and high-pressure environment ? Results driven and comfortable moving concepts forward in an ambiguous environment ? Ability to problem solve and recommend new approaches to overcome challenges ? Demonstrated ability to translate ideas into operational activities and to extract and understand high level business requirements and technical elements. ? Comfortable with technical and scientific content. ? Proficiency in project management tools (e.g., Smartsheets, Google Suite, JIRA, etc.) ? Familiarity with the informatics solution development lifecycle and change management approaches Education/Qualifications: ? Minimum: BS/MS or equivalent, with 8+ years of related experience in a fast-paced, project-based environment. ? Life science background with Pharma or Biotech R&D experience preferred. ? Understanding of the R&D and drug development process.EEO EmployerApex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or


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