Associate Image Analyst

This is IXICO

IXICO is a fast growing and profitable medical data analytics company, providing data management and advanced analytics to the pharmaceutical clinical trials market. Established in 2004 and listed as a public company in 2013, IXICO has established itself as a trusted partner to the global pharmaceutical industry developing new therapies for neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease.

Our purpose is to advance medicine and human health by turning data into clinically meaningful information, providing valuable new insights in neuroscience. We will focus on developing and deploying breakthrough data analytics through our remote access technology platform.

We are guided by our “4A” values:

  • Aspiration
  • Ability
  • Agility
  • Accountability

These are at the heart of our culture and empower our people to directly contribute to achieving our goal to be a leading proponent of artificial intelligence in clinical drug development. We recognise that we will succeed in realising our purpose and achieving our goal only by bringing together the diverse set of skills needed to innovate and develop cutting-edge technologies, and by building an inclusive culture to continuously enhance our service offering to support our customers’ scientific endeavours.

As our great team continues to grow we are looking to hire a Associate Image Analyst in a full-time capacity.

Purpose of the Role:

The Associate Image Analyst (AIA) position is responsible for image quality checking (QC) and image analysis for clinical data received by IXICO in active clinical trials and research studies. The AIA role is also responsible for managing imaging sites and resolving incoming data issues.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Qualitative review of images (e.g. MRI, PET) and identifying issues which may affect subsequent quantitative analysis or radiological review.
  • Query management and resolution in a timely and professional manner.
  • Performing image analysis, such as whole brain delineation and LEAP endpoint QC, after suitable training has been completed.
  • Meeting image QC turn-around-times and allocated endpoint QC targets assigned by the Image Processing & Analysis Manager.
  • Performing functions assigned by the Image Processing & 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 image QC, analysis and site management processes.
  • Assist in activities through all stages of site qualification.
  • 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, Subject Data Forms).
  • Assist in reporting of Key Priority Indicators (KPIs) e.g. Turn-around-times and analysis throughput.
  • Assist in training other AIAs, as required.

Role Dimensions:

The Associate Image Analyst role will operationally report into the IP Delivery Team and will maintain open and positive, collaborative channels of communication with all colleagues, clients, contractors, vendors as well as sites, as applicable. In order to be successful, you will need to effectively communicate with the Science, Development, and Business Operations Team at IXICO, and with external institutions.

 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.

Benefits

  • 6% employer pension contribution,
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing up to 28 days with every year at IXICO,
  • Annual salary review and discretionary company bonus scheme,
  • Life Assurance scheme,
  • Various discounts in retail, food & drink and entertainment through our benefit portal,
  • Work in an industry where you make a difference every single day.

How to Apply

IXICO is working hard to create a representative, inclusive and super-friendly team, because we believe different experiences, perspectives and backgrounds make a better workplace, and ultimately better services.

IXICO doesn’t discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion or belief, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected class.

This is a great opportunity for a graduate in the field of Neuroimaging/Neuroscience to thrive in an engaging and fast-paced environment, to make a difference on an every day basis.

If you think IXICO should meet you, please send us your CV and covering letter by email to careers@ixico.com. We are looking forward to your application. Please note that due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation our entire business is operating remotely. If you have got any questions about this please reach out to our careers team.

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