Product Manager of Clinical Trial Platform and Analytics in Secaucus, NJ at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 3/27/2020

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At Quest, we are on a continuous journey of discovery and development. It’s this attitude that has made us an industry leader and the #1 Diagnostic Lab in the US. For those joining us, we offer exciting and fast moving career opportunities where you can affect change at a rate unheard of in many organizations of our size and scope. While we invest in and develop technology to drive our innovations, our ongoing success relies on our people.

As a Product Manager of Clinical Trial Platform and Analytics you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you will have the opportunity to collaborate and affect change while expanding your leadership skills and technical knowledge. You can make a real impact in a market that is growing and developing.

This professional can work remotely. Preference is for someone located in the Eastern or Central Time Zone.

Product Manager of Clinical Trial Platform and Analytics – the role:

The Product Manager is responsible for the development of new data and analytics products (guiding technology and internal and external product partners), short and long term strategy for new and existing products, pricing strategy, product release to market as well as working with internal and external partners to ensure an integrated product roadmap.  This professional role will collaborate with external partners, Clinical Trial, Pharma, Consumer related Quest businesses and the Information Ventures commercial teams in driving product adoption, consultative services and customer feedback.  The Product Manager will report directly Executive Director, Product Solutions. 

Job responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain in-depth product knowledge and expertise regarding Quest’s Information Ventures products related to clinical trials

  • Work with technical product management, support and business teams to identify, evaluate and design enhancements to products

  • Conduct product and market research, and perform analysis for high-level business requirements

  • Consult with users, management, vendors and other stakeholders to assess analytic needs and system requirements

  • Lead project planning activities, and develop project plans for tasks, timeline, and milestones; assist with delivering product training and user manuals as needed;

  • Update management regarding project statuses, risks and resolution options;

  • Support the creation of executive-level presentations (e.g., data analysis, graph generation etc.);

  • Regularly review and communicate to IT, Medical, Legal, Compliance and Regulatory teams any adjustments to requirements, specifications, business processes and prioritization

  • Develop and implement user acceptance test plans and support release management in collaboration with technical product management team 

  • Serve as a consultant to broader business team and others on the product capabilities, roadmap and release schedule

  • Construct a formal product plan that will be updated and reviewed on a quarterly basis to account for product enhancements and changes in the healthcare landscape 

  • Assist the business and sales teams in developing a commercialization strategy, messaging and value proposition communication

  • Work with 3rd parties to identify, create enhance and integrate new solutions 

To qualify, the ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:     

  • Minimum of 8+ years of Product Management, Software Development or similar Business Analyst role;

  • Demonstrated success in generating life cycle of a product 

  • Expertise in clinical trials, feasibility, site identification, patient recruitment and data analytics

  • Demonstrated experience of healthcare content or related technical, data analytics, informatics, software and/or IT products.

  • Working knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies

  • Clinical trial ecosystem, challenges and in market solutions 

  • Practical applications for using data to solve patient recruitment challenges for clinical trials

  • CRO and Pharma solution needs for feasibility, patient recruitment and site identification/selection

  • Emerging trends in clinical trial support services 

  • Solid technical skills to be able to apply technology solutions to client/market requests

  • Exceptional communication skills and executive presence; comfortable interacting and presenting with senior executives of CROs, Pharmaceutical companies and clinical trial service providers 

  • Superb customer service and relationship building capabilities

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate and mentor sales colleagues on informatics-type products and value propositions.

  • Experience working with marketing and promotion to develop sales collateral

  • Experience presenting complex products to multiple stakeholders

  • Demonstrated ability to utilize and leverage basic business tools such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, WebEx, and the like.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently while adhering to project schedule.

  • Ability to travel on an as needed basis (up to 20%).

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university in related area of science, mathematics, business, economics or information technology. Master’s degree/MBA preferred.

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All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity or Citizenship. 

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