Database Application Officer
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal
Sciences, Botnar Research Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford
Grade 7: £32,817 - £40,322 p.a.
We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and proactive Database
Application Officer to join our team at the Botnar Research Centre, Nuffield
Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences
The primary focus of the role will be to provide specialist skills to ensure
that the department's extensive Human tissue collection records are rapidly
migrated to and maintained within the sample tracking inventory software,
OpenSpecimen. You will then maintain migrated records and build new
collections within OpenSpecimen as new projects are started within the Botnar
Research Centre, and you will ensure compliance with the Human Tissue Act,
Data Protection Act, GDPR and Caldicott Principles, particular with regards to
consent, ethics, security and access. You will work with users to provide
appropriate training and support to maximise the utility of the inventory
platform and act as a source of technical advice for NDORMS Human Tissue
Authority Compliance Committee.
You will have an experience of working in a regulated environment and
supporting the use of IT systems to maintain regulatory compliance. Your
skills and experience will be equivalent to those of a graduate in a science,
numerate or IT-related undergraduate degree. Evidence of experience of the
extraction, transformation, loading and validation of significant quantities
of diverse data into databases and an ability to multi-task, managing multiple
streams of work in parallel, dynamically prioritising work as required to meet
agreed deadlines are essential. Knowledge of relevant legislation related to
human data and sample acquisition, storage and processing and experience of
working with OpenSpecimen, LabVantage Sapphire or ProCuro are desirable.
This is a full-time, permanent appointment.
A lower grade offer may be made (Grade 6: £29,176 - £34,804 p.a.) with
commensurate reduction in responsibilities if a suitable candidate cannot be
found to fill the Grade 7 position.
The closing date for this position is 12 noon on 11/08/2021. You will be
required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online
Contact Person : HR Team, NDORMS Vacancy ID : 152364
Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 11-Aug-2021 12:00
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org