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CORE eCRF Data Analyst

Clinical Informatics Research Unit

Location:  Southampton General Hospital
Salary:   £30,942 to £38,017 Per annum
Full Time Permanent (Part time considered)
Closing Date:  Tuesday 01 December 2020
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1308720CM

The University of Southampton Clinical Informatics Research Unit (CIRU) is based at Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust. The unit is a fast-growing part of the Faculty of Medicine. This role is part of a team of thirty-three members of staff, and the successful applicant will be working within a small team to deliver our electronic case report form (eCRF) solutions. 

We have a vacancy for a Data Analyst Programmer, to undertake work in further developing on our existing solution called ALEA that we provide as part of the CIRU. The applicant should have knowledge of clinical trials with proven skills in design, development, and delivery of eCRF solutions within a variety of electronic data capture (EDC) systems.

The successful applicant must, as a minimum, have experience of working with eCRF solutions in a clinical trial environment. These should include working on a full project delivery cycle, from eCRF design and development to delivery into the live environment.

Other skills that would be advantageous include an understanding of ICH GCP, CDISC, the various members involved in a clinical trial, working knowledge of relational databases, source control and general programming theory alongside knowledge of data management.

The applicant should be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in clinical trials and eCRF design and development. They should also show initiative and creativity who can bring new ideas and approaches to the software and to the team.

The post is available on a full-time permanent basis, and part-time roles will also be considered.

We would encourage informal discussion about the post, and candidates should contact Richard Munday ( or Dr Nicole Vaughan-Spickers (

Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please contact Ita Holmes (Recruitment Team) on 02380 592750 or at Please quote reference 1308720CM on all correspondence.

The Faculty of Medicine holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace. The Faculty recognises that applicants may seek flexible working patterns which will be considered as part of the recruitment process. For further information including key benefits designed to help maintain and support employees' well-being and work-life balance, please see our working with us website pages.

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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