At Stryker Neurovascular, our approach to Complete Stroke Care centers around a culture of innovation and partnerships - from introducing breakthrough technologies and investigating leading-edge therapies, to providing ongoing training and improving reimbursement.
The Stryker Neurovascular Clinical Team is changing the landscape of stroke care by providing robust clinical evidence. Our team continues to push the boundaries of science and research.
We are dynamic, passionate, and accomplished individuals who thrive on tackling challenging assignments. We conduct revolutionary trials studying innovative devices such as stent retrievers, coils, stents for adjunctive use with coiling, and intracranial atherosclerotic stents. We value the strengths of each team member and are focused on individualized development opportunities that align with career aspirations.
Together we can advance our capabilities and continue to improve healthcare and the lives of patients. Stryker is well positioned to continue serving the worldwide medical community for generations to come. Do you have what it takes to change the world with us?
Who we want
Collaborators. Collaborates and builds relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Achievers. Thrives on accomplishing tasks and constantly driven to do more. Challengers. Challenges the status quo and build better solutions or processes. Teammates. Supports, encourages, and inspires others. Communicators. Articulates well and expresses ideas effectively.
What you will do
We are looking for a customer focused team player who is an expert in the conduct of high quality clinical trials. As a Lead Clinical Research Associate (CRA), you demonstrate the ability to work in a fast paced environment and provide leadership to others on the team. You are able to take initiative and complete tasks with high attention to detail and accuracy. You proactively communicate with investigators, colleagues, and vendors to ensure clinical quality and compliance. As a Lead CRA, you take great pride in mentoring others and delivering high quality results.
The Lead CRA has a broad perspective and solid understanding of the clinical research processes. Provides appropriate sponsor oversight of sites and mentorship to junior team members. Works independently with minimal guidance and direction. Conducts clinical research activities in accordance with Stryker SOPs and applicable regulations/guidelines.
•Supports activities within various phases of clinical studies (i.e. study planning, site qualification and investigator selection, monitoring, closeout, etc.) •Manages overall clinical site activities by providing oversight and guidance to CRAs for site activities in accordance with the Protocol, Monitoring Plan, Good Clinical Practice (GCP), ICH guidelines and federal regulations •Oversees contract research organization (CRO) personnel site activities and overall vendor performance •Supports the development of clinical study plans, presentations, study documents, contracts, development and design of CRFs •Leads review of clinical data listings for completeness and accuracy and escalates issues to the CPM or above as appropriate •Provides co-monitoring and other shadowing opportunities to junior members of the team for training and development purposes •Develops and implements enrollment and recruitment strategies •Maintains a high level of professional expertise through familiarity with scientific literature, product portfolio and competitive environment •Builds and maintains great working relationships with KOLs and Study PIs •Reviews monitoring visit reports and tracks resolution of action items •Identifies noncompliance and implements preventative and corrective actions
What You Need
Bachelor’s Degree in life sciences, nursing, or other health related discipline
4+ years experience as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) is required
Master’s Degree preferred
Certificate Degree in Clinical Research or CCRA (Certified Clinical Research Associate) credentials preferred
Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are availabl...e in over 100 countries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.