Clinical Lead Germany (m/f/d)

Clinician / Oncology / RWE

Our client is a leading healthcare technology company with a mission to learn from the experience of every cancer patient. Our client is building a connected technology platform that enables the development of actionable insights that can help cancer care providers and researchers learn from every patient’s experience.


On behalf of our innovative, global-acting client we are looking for a data-and technology-oriented clinician who is passionate about the potential for real-world evidence (RWE) to accelerate progress against cancer. This Clinical Lead in Germany will work with the expanding team of our client in Germany to help build the business focused on oncology real-world data and evidence generation. Our Client’s data generation approach involves processing source data from clinical information systems into high-quality standardized datasets.


Assigned by our client we are recruiting for an oncologist who is excited by learning from the experience of every cancer patient in a fast-paced, mission-driven environment. Are you seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of patients? Are you looking for a true calling where you can work at the absolute forefront in oncology with the top minds in this field?


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Clinical Lead Germany (m/f/d)

Clinician / Oncology / RWE

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Your tasks

  • Provide clinical expertise for all decisions related to data processing, database creation, and research and clinical product development
  • Help to build the framework for our clients data models: you will be driving development of our German oncology data models based on standard German clinical practice, while leveraging the expertise of our US data models and clinical team
  • Inform key data processing decisions: assess what types of data elements are routinely captured in structured vs. unstructured data to inform how our client will process health records into data products
  • Develop data processing policies and procedures: develop rules for abstractors to follow in unstructured data processing to ensure high quality, standardized abstraction
  • Engage data partner clinical leadership: support the cancer center collaboration process by being our clients counterpart to cancer center and clinical research leadership in Germany
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team including technical (e.g., software engineers), business, data privacy experts, quantitative scientists, and other clinical professionals
  • Work with US clinical scientific leadership to ensure knowledge generated / learned by the US clinical team becomes embedded within the German business (e.g., approaches to clinical variable development and research methods)
  • Serve as a source of thought leadership for the direction of the company and its products
  • Help build a German-based team and company culture as GmbH grows.

Your qualifications / Who you are:

  • You're a data-driven clinician (M.D.) with a minimum of 5 years working in oncology.
  • You're excited by the prospect of working on difficult and meaningful problems each and every day.
  • You’re a kind, passionate and collaborative problem-solver who seeks and gives candid feedback, and values the chance to make an important impact on cancer patients and society.
  • You have direct clinical experience with a specialization in oncology (e.g., as a medical oncologist)
  • You have worked in a research environment either as a principal investigator or member of a research team in academic or industry context
  • You have interest and experience with creating databases for research
  • You have experience with health records, and electronic clinical systems
  • You have experience with how clinical data is represented across Germany (e.g., understanding of ICD codes, cancer registry data)
  • You are excited about working in a passionate, fast-paced, technology-driven culture
  • You can collaborate and easily explain scientific terms to a non-medical, highly sophisticated audience; superior communication skills
  • You are comfortable with ambiguity and a willingness to teach and learn
  • You are excited about working in a passionate, fast-paced, technology-driven culture
  • You are comfortable with ambiguity and a willingness to teach and learn
  • You are fluent in German and English

Ihre Ansprechpartnerin

Beate Aschoff
Senior Personalberaterin


Optares Medical GmbH & Co. KG
Beate Aschoff
Heiligengeist Höfe 8
26121 Oldenburg