Project Manager (H/F)

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Co-fondée en 2016 par Thomas Clozel, cancérologue, et Gilles Wainrib, professeur en intelligence artificielle, OWKIN développe des services et des solutions innovantes pour accélérer la découverte de nouveaux traitements et faire avancer la médecine personnalisée.

L’accumulation croissante des données, combinée à la récente révolution de l’intelligence artificielle, permet de découvrir de nouvelles cibles thérapeutiques, de prédire l’effet des molécules et d’aider les médecins à donner le bon traitement à la bonne personne.

Au coeur de la médecine du futur, OWKIN compte parmi ses clients et partenaires des industriels pharmaceutiques, des hôpitaux spécialisés dans le traitement du cancer comme l’Institut Curie, et des laboratoires de recherche académique, en France et à l’étranger (Suisse et USA).

Job Description

As a Project Manager, you will be working with partners in order to deploy Owkin's platform for federated learning. Supported by Owkin's technical team, and under the supervision of the Senior Project Manager, you will be solving problems with our partners in order to accelerate the deployment of the platform. This will involve various topics from software deployment and data science to regulation and business relationships.

In particular, you will be in charge of:

  • Focused partner coordination. In order to move forward the collaborations between Owkin and consortia of partners, you will work with each partner to overcome their difficulties directly or with the support of your team and others within Owkin on the organisational, regulatory, medical and technical aspects. You will be pooling in the ressources at Owkin (e.g. data science, software development, business development, legal, finance) in order to unlock the deployment of our platform on partners infrastructure.

  • Contribution to product development. Since you will be in constant interaction with partners, you will be in the best position to express and formalise their needs to be taken into account by the product team. This will involve participating to the product development and in particular contributing to writing user stories and organising interview sessions with relevant partners.

Preferred Experience

Required experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in the field of Healthcare related to project management.
  • 2+ years of experience in public-funded research projects coordination.

Technical skills

General understanding of :

  • The Health sector
  • Privacy regulations (in particular GDPR)
  • Contract set up and management

Experience with:

  • Organising and delivering large collaborative projects
  • Financial reporting and associated administrative tasks
  • Interactions with hospitals IT departments

Soft skills

  • Trustworthy
  • Problem solver
  • Versatile skills from technical to business and legal
  • Ability to synthesise feedback effectively
  • Ability to interact with people of different background
  • Fluent English

You have worked in a hospital.
Knowledge about :

  • Machine Learning
  • Web architecture

Recruitment Process

Please attach a cover letter and a CV. Applications without a cover letter will be automatically rejected.

Owkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status or on the basis of disability.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 06 January 2020
  • Location: Nantes, France ()
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Occasional remote authorized