Project Management Associate - Informatics Operations, Vaccine R&D

Pfizer Inc.

Pearl River, NY

ID: 7114898 (Ref.No. 4869934)
Posted: October 27, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Why Patients Need You

We live in a world of fast knowledge creation supported by technology platforms. Pfizer’s digital and ‘data first’ strategy looks to accelerate the delivery of impactful technology solutions for research, development and medical functions. We also look to constantly improve our skills by collaboration and information sharing through business technology to help employees find the best healthcare solutions for our patients. You will be working with a team of innovators who keep our systems up and running as well as our information secure. We need dedicated colleagues like you to enhance patients’ quality of care through new ideas and innovative information technology solutions.

What You Will Achieve

Your knowledge of informatics will help in supporting R&D through development, support and validation of computer systems. You will be required to generate high-quality assay data in a regulated cGLP (current Good laboratory Practice) laboratory setting to support Pfizer’s Research programs and design harmonized processes. With a combination of your technical and documentation skills, you will validate documents related to regulatory support for the Research Department’s software solutions.

As a Project Management Associate, your focus on the job will contribute in achieving project tasks and goals. Through your domain knowledge and commitment, you will create a collaborative team environment for your colleagues.

It is your hard work and focus that will make Pfizer ready to achieve new milestones and help patients across the globe.

How You Will Achieve It

Contribute to completion of project milestones and organize own work to meet project task deadlines.

Assist in the Development of Laboratory Data Systems.

Collaborate with Research Informatics team on data system.

Analyze user requirements, models and specifications in order to convert them to technical solutions.

Attend regular meetings with functional area leaders to review and monitor various data system projects.

Contribute to end-user requirements documents for various data systems.

Support the end-user testing of various data system builds against end-user requirements to ensure that these systems function as intended.

Create system validations plans and test cases for validating solutions.

Execute test plans (test scripts), provide documented evidence, report issues (recorded deviations) and verify fixes.

Review and approve various standard operating procedures (SOPs), as assigned.

Author, review and approve technical reports, as assigned.

Design, build, configure, program and/or validate computer code, master data, reports, forms and interfaces.

Follow change management processes for routine changes, for example change controls.

Provide day-to-day end-user support and take a leadership role in monitoring “help desk” support queue.



Bachelor's Degree and 0-3 years of experience

Understanding of web development technologies and/or scripting languages

Knowledge of the software validation lifecycle (SDLC)

Understanding of data collection/analysis, MS Excel and/or MS Office

Good written and verbal communication skills


Deep knowledge of various programming languages, computer architecture and/or algorithms

Strong understanding of pharmaceutical standard operating procedures (SOPs)

Experience with designing and developing databases

Knowledge of the software validation lifecycle

Relocation support available

Work Location Assignment: Flexible

Other Job Details:

Eligible for relocation package

Eligible for employee referral bonus

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.