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At Foundation Medicine we look for the best and brightest interns and co-ops who share our hunger for transforming cancer care. Learn more about our 2022 program here. 

 

Intern, Clinical Data Management (Undergraduate)

  • Seaport Blvd., Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Full Time

About the Job

The Intern, Clinical Data Management Associate provides data management support for FMI’s biopharmaceutical and academic research partners as data is generated, analyzed, and reported. The Intern assists with standard data deliverables, such as standard genomic analysis. The intern provides general support for the data management team.

The FMI Internship Program is offered to students currently registered in a degree program. It is a 10-12 week summer commitment, Full Time, 40 hours/week. Interns will gain a greater understanding of FMI through challenging project-based work, Spotlight Speaker Series with company executives, and the chance to connect with all employees by attending many company-wide events.

Foundation Medicine is unable to consider candidates that will require visa sponsorship now, or in the future, for this specific role.

Key Responsibilities

• Responsible for standard data deliverables such as standard genomic analysis to biopharmaceutical and academic research partners.

• Provide support for the execution of raw data requests and non-standard data requests.

• Provide support for review and quality control activities for formal data transfers to external partners, including IXRS (interactive response system) transfers and data reconciliation.

• Provide support for ongoing studies to the data management team to meet data deliverable requirements.

• Assist in DM documentation updates and organization of DM website.

• Provide support for internal process improvements around data delivery.

• Provide input to the internal software development team to improve processes and technology used to perform data transfers and assist in reconciliation efforts.

• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

• Rising senior in a four-year degree program pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in health sciences, biological sciences, clinical research, life sciences, public health or related field of study

Preferred Qualifications

• Interest in clinical research, cancer research, public health

• Demonstrated excellent communication and collaboration skills

• Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast-paced environment with multiple, competing priorities

• Ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanor

• Understanding of HIPAA and importance of privacy of patient data

• Commitment to reflect FMI’s values: Passion, Patients, Innovation and Collaboration

 

Please be aware that Foundation Medicine mandates COVID-19 vaccination of all employees regardless of work location. Accommodations may be made in accordance with applicable law.

 

About Foundation Medicine

Foundation Medicine, Inc. (FMI) began with an idea—to simplify the complex nature of cancer genomics, bringing cutting-edge science and technology to everyday cancer care. Our approach generates insights that help doctors match patients to more treatment options and helps accelerate the development of new therapies. Foundation Medicine is the culmination of talented people coming together to realize an important vision, and the work we do every day impacts real lives.

Our 2022 Internship Program


At Foundation Medicine we look for the best and brightest interns who share our hunger for transforming cancer care. Not only will each intern have the opportunity to learn and grow, but we will also learn from our interns as we pursue our passion together. We offer opportunities in departments across the company including: Lab Operations, Cancer Genomics, Data Strategy & Product Development, Technology, and Business Support Services. 

Learn more about our 2022 program here. 

"My time as an intern helped shape my career decisions. Seeing the important work done at Foundation Medicine helped me realize that this was the right path for me. After I graduated college in May of 2020, I was offered a full-time position as a Molecular Technician, before being promoted to a Molecular Technologist I. In my current role, I process patient samples by performing DNA digestion, extraction, library construction, and quality control assays."

- Stephanie, Molecular Technologist, Former Laboratory Operations Intern

 

Learn more about making the most of your internship here. 

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