Pharmaceutical & Health Technology

New Positions Available -- June 2019

  • 1.  New Positions Available -- June 2019

    Posted 06-07-2019 16:32

    Dear Colleagues,

    Novartis is looking for a Library Technology Applications Manager and a System Librarian, both located in Dublin, Ireland.  Land O'Lakes has a food technology librarian position opening, and two different CROs have job openings.  Massachusetts-based Sirtex Medical Limited  has an opening for a Health Sciences Librarian and Digital Asset Manager

    Happy hunting!
    Cindy Crane
    PHTD Employment Chair

     

    New  Positions Alert – June 2019

    Corporate   

    Research Librarian – Pullman, WA,
    Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories
    Collaborate with Library customers to determine appropriate products to develop or find for them. Research, recommend, purchase, classify, and catalog new materials for customers and for the Library collection. Perform research and prepare reports on topics related to SEL business, including companies, people, current events, and technology. Learn, use, and maintain software systems and databases that support Library and BIU information management practices.

    Library Technology Application Manager – Dublin, NA, Ireland

    Novartis
    • Owner of the application lifecycle (Application Servers, Databases, Operating Systems and other related runtime environments

    • Install, configure and test applications and application user interfaces (UI) per approved technical designs. Adapt application UI to NVS standards

    • Collaborate with internal NKC staff to determine scope, goals and objectives for application development and enhancements
    • Provide technical expertise for the planning, definition of requirements, development and delivery of new services
    • Interface to internal customer and "bridge" between IT services and external application providers
    • Take accountability to ensure adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Application Technology service scope
    • Identify technical trends, monitor application roadmap, responsible for change management

     

    System Librarian – Dublin, NA, Ireland
    Novartis
    Configures and test applications and application user interfaces (UI) per approved technical designs. Adapt application UI to NVS standards.
    • Support setup and maintenance of interfaces to other systems using the ILS publishing or reporting processes, support integration of Integrated Library System (ILS) API into NKC workflows
    • Support ILS Analytic module, provide support for setup of reports and dashboards
    • Collaborate with internal NKC staff to determine scope, goals and objectives for application integration and enhancements
    • Provide technical expertise for the planning, definition of requirements and delivery of new services
    • Interface to internal customer and "bridge" between IT services and external application providers
    • Take accountability to ensure adherence with Security and Compliance policies and procedures within Application Technology service scope
    • Identify technical trends, monitor application road map, responsible for change management

     

    Intermediate Library Services – Arden Hills MN

    Land O'Lakes
    This position will work as a member of the Food Innovation and Technology (FIT) Library Information Resources team. The team works to provide timely, accurate library resources and research results to the Dairy Foods FIT department and other departments within Land O'Lakes, Inc. The broader goals of the Information Resources team are to understand and modernize information flows within our organization, connect information to people and projects, educate and inspire our partners to use information tools, unlock the potential of our collections, and foster a collaborative environment.

     

    Senior Library Services Specialist– Morrisville, NC, United States
    Evidera  (CRO)

    • Manage literature search queue to maintain timely responses to requests, communication with requestors, and track management of requests in consideration of priority of need and other work load requirements.
    • Conduct advanced literature searches in multiple databases (PubMed, Ovid, Embase, Cochrane, PsycINFO, EconLit, BIOSIS, CINAHL, etc.) as a part of a project team.
    • Track journal subscriptions and other resources to report usage and evaluate for renewal.
    • Negotiate and obtain pricing for annual license renewals.
    • Conduct database search training and coordinate vendor-sponsored trainings.

    Research Librarian-- Cincinnati, OH, US

    Medpace (CRO)

    • Manage multiple projects while ensure timely completion of tasks and overall completion;
    • Provide reference and research services to staff as needed;
    • Serve as liaison to departmental libraries;
    • Assist in upkeep of electronic information sources
    • Manage IND and NDA project deliverables and timelines;
    • Maintain timelines for components of regulatory deliverables;
    • Prepare regulatory documents for submission to the FDA, including writing, publishing, correct placement in eCTD hierarchy;
    • Conduct meetings with internal teams, Sponsors, and FDA as needed, including meeting agendas, minutes, action items

    Health Sciences Librarian and Digital Asset Manager -- Woburn, MA, US

    Sirtex Medical Limited
    Will provide information management services specializing in published information related to health, medicine, and the pharmaceutical industry to support teams across Sirtex. The Health Sciences Librarian/Digital Asset Manager will use search skills and tools to provide information to support Medical and Clinical Affairs, Marketing, Regulatory Affairs, Commercial, and Business Development activities. The Health Sciences Librarian/Digital Asset Manager will also provide training and support and maintain subscriptions and subscription-based systems related to medical publications and industry news. 

     


    Medical Librarian
     – Los Angeles, CA
    SAGES
    The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons is seeking an Independent Contractor to collaborate with the SAGES staff to promote the discovery, use, and integration of SAGES educational resources, services, and guidelines to a variety of interested parties. The Medical Librarian should be a results-oriented self-starter who is able to work independently and collaboratively in a rapidly changing environment.

    Research Analyst– Palo Alto, CA
    Arnold & Porter
     The incumbent will be responsible for covering west coast hours (9:00 am. - 6:00 p.m. PT/ 12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ET Monday-Friday) and can be located in any of the following offices: Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, New York or DC.

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
    • Collaborating with colleagues in the U.S. and abroad to perform legal, business and scientific reference and research using a variety of free and fee-based databases and web sites.
    • Working with designated practice and industry groups to promote and raise awareness of research tools and services by offering targeted research and curated reports, orientations and training, and assistance with collection development by evaluating products and recommending changes.
    • Assisting with current awareness services by developing requests, monitoring output and summarizing results.
    • Contributing to the development of content for the intranet.

     

     

     

    Academic/Hospital/ Government
    Informationist.   Washington, DC
    NIH Institute
    If you have experience providing information services and instruction in a clinical or research biomedical library setting and want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, then consider joining the NIH Library team.  This is a GS-11/12/13, Biomedical Librarian position. 

    Pharmacy Liaison Librarian– Lexington, KY
    University of Kentucky
    Will report to the Medical Center Library Director. The successful candidate is responsible for planning, promoting and providing a broad range of information services, including instruction, consultation, in-depth reference, and research support to faculty, staff, students, clinicians, and researchers. In addition, the incumbent will contribute to other services and new initiatives with librarians and staff from across the libraries.

    Systematic Review Services Coordinator/Medical School Liaison Librarian – Los Angeles, CA
    University of Southern California
    The librarian will lead the library's systematic review service and its team working towards continuous improvement to better serve the research population on the Health Sciences Campus. As the medical school liaison, the librarian will work closely with the Keck School of Medicine to further integrate information literacy into all years of the medical school curriculum. Preferred qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited program or non-U.S. equivalent is typically required for a librarian appointment at USC.

    Systems and Web Development Librarian– Philadelphia, PA
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Responsible for implementing, maintaining, supporting, and enhancing a wide range of technologies and systems to provide innovative library services and ensure access to the library's extensive range of online information resources and digital collections. This position supports library staff and local and remote library users in the use of existing information technology as well as the adoption of new technology. This position promotes access to digital resources by evaluating and recommending innovative uses of emerging library system technologies. The individual in this position monitors technologies for support of library outreach. This position works collaboratively with staff on both campuses on issues related to access, network compatibility and use of library electronic resources. 



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    Cynthia Crane
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