Associate Image Analyst

IXICO’s mission is to improve brain health through the application of digital technologies. Established in 2004 and listed as a public company in October 2013, IXICO has firmly established itself as a trusted partner to the global biopharma industry. Our neuroscience expertise in image data management and analysis provides specialist data analytics services used by the global Pharmaceutical industry to select patients for clinical trials, assess the safety and efficacy of new drugs in development and in post marketing surveillance. Our neurological disease focus includes Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson's.

As the pharmaceutical industry looks to pave the way for personalised medicines, they will need to mine clinical trial and real-world data to tailor specific products to the individual patient. IXICO is uniquely positioned to deliver these approaches by further innovating, customising and scaling our integrated digital platform.

And our people make all this happen.  We are proud to be a passionate and dedicated team, bringing together all the essential skills needed to innovate and develop cutting-edge technologies, provide the support our customers need and enhance our service offering.

Our teams are growing and we are now looking for an Associate Image Analyst to join our clinical operations team.

As a member of this you will be exposed to high profile projects in the field of clinical trials (e.g. Dementia, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, psychosis). We are looking for candidates who have a background in Science, Medical Imaging, Biomedical Engineering, Neurosciences or related and are available on a full-time basis.

Reporting into

Image Processing and Analysis Manager

Purpose of the Role

The AIA (analysis) position is responsible for the image analysis of clinical data received by IXICO in active clinical trials and research studies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performing quantitative analysis, such as whole brain and ventricle delineation, after suitable training has been completed.
  • Performing endpoint QC in all analysis techniques including but not limited to automated LEAP and LLEAP analysis.
  • Meeting allocated endpoint QC targets assigned by the Image Processing and Analysis Manager.
  • Performing functions assigned by the Image Processing and Analysis Manager and Project Managers in accordance with standard operating procedures (SOP) and work instructions (WI).
  • Supporting the Image Processing team in reaching key deliverables.

The Associate Image Analyst may also be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Providing feedback on improvements in the analysis processes.
  • Be crossed trained for other areas in image processing (e.g. image QC, query management).
  • Be crossed trained for other areas in clinical operations (e.g. data administration).
  • Maintaining accurate records of incoming data e.g. Data Management Trackers.
  • Assist in preparing and updating study documents (e.g. WIs, training slides).
  • Assist in reporting of Key Priority Indicators (KPIs) e.g. analysis throughput.
  • Assist in training other AIAs, as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required for the Role

  • Bachelor’s degree (imaging or life sciences) or equivalent scientific or analytical experience.
  • Familiarity with a number of medical imaging modalities and clinical trial process preferred.
  • Excellent time management.
  • Ability to prioritise competing tasks.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to follow established procedures.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Highly motivated and proactive.
  • Ability to work independently and in a highly regulated environment.
  • Intermediate to advanced in the use of Microsoft Office software applications and clinical data management systems.

Key Deliverables

  • Continuous learning and development in core responsibilities.
  • Set and meet personal objectives.
  • Self-assessment and recognition of key capabilities.

Benefits

  • Competitive annual salary depending on experience
  • Generous pension contribution
  • 25 day annual leave
  • Extensive on-the-job training
  • Various other benefits like fresh fruit and access to our discount portal for making the most of your London life!
  • The greatest team spirit in town

How to Apply

We caught your interest? Great! To apply for the role as Associate Image Analyst please send us your CV and covering letter by email to careers@ixico.com. We are looking forward to hear from you!