Digital Biomarker Scientist

CHF70 - CHF80 per hour
  1. Interim/Contract
  1. Digital, Biomarkers

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Hobson Prior are looking for Digital Biomarker Scientist to join a Swiss global healthcare organisation who are focused on offering medical solutions in order to transform patients' lives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to work in cross-functional teams to define unmet measurement needs and design/refine digital biomarker approaches; conduct supportive solution landscaping, literature and data reviews.
  • Design and execute advisory boards and qualitative studies, including physician and patient focus groups.
  • Develop user requirements for digital biomarker solutions and collaborate with the technical team to successfully implement or source these solutions.
  • Design and project manage small, targeted studies or technical assessments to complement main clinical studies, e.g. laboratory assessments, bridging studies, etc.
  • You will provide guidance on clinical study designs and the analyses required to get from raw sensor data to digital biomarkers and digital clinical outcomes, and ultimately clinical trial endpoints; draft input for protocols and informed consents.
  • Project manage the deployment of the remote patient monitoring solutions in clinical studies, train clinical sites and provide operational support.
  • For regulatory filing packages (e.g. FDA, EMA), provide digital biomarker and digital clinical outcome subject matter expertise and write required content and documentation.

Key Skills:

  • Structured approach, with an ability to work in complex, fast changing environments.
  • Strong analytical, communication and presentation skills.
  • Proven project management skills, including the ability to shape and manage project scope.


  • Advanced degree in cognitive neuroscience, clinical neuroscience, outcomes research, psychometrics, or a related medical or natural science discipline.
  • Experience in clinical research and experimental design, ideally in a pharmaceutical or related industry setting.
  • Experience in measurement development for clinical trials, including psychometric analyses.
  • You will have a real passion for transforming healthcare using digital technology, especially for modernizing clinical endpoints in drug development and improving disease management and patient care.

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