Axle Informatics

Scientific Project Manager - N3C

Job Locations US-MD
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3/29/2021 9:18 AM)
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Axle Informatics is a bioinformatics and information technology company that offers innovative computer services, informatics, and enterprise solutions to research centers and healthcare organizations around the globe. With experts in software engineering, bioinformatics and program management, we focus on developing and applying technology tools and techniques to empower decision-making and accelerate the discovery in translational research. We work with some of the top research organizations and facilities in the country including multiple institutes at the National Institutes of health (NIH).


The NCATS National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) is a secure data enclave to hold health record information from patients tested and treated for COVID-19, a collaborative analytical platform enable COVID-related research on a harmonized data set built from the EHR data from contributing sites, as well as a community of scientists organized to use this data. Since September 2020, N3C has been accessible to the biomedical research community to study, probe, and answer clinically important questions about COVID-19.  With the N3C data enclave, researchers can analyze information regarding the clinical outcomes of those treated for COVID-19.  N3C is a partnership between NCATS and its CTSA Program, which is a nationwide network of biomedical research institutions addressing important roadblocks in clinical research by working locally, regionally, and nationally.


  • Oversight of the overall project
  • Managing and coordination of a tracking dashboard/spreadsheet for N3C activities and tasks
  • Prioritizing within categories, using a RACI model
  • Tracking status and follow up
  • Tracking action items, and decisions made at internal leadership meetings
  • Cross-coordination within NCATS and support of NCATS leadership team members
  • Managing the process for issue identification and problem-solving with SMEs
  • coordinate deeper level thinking and discussions on specific issues
  • Ad-hoc support of monthly data access committee meeting needs (e.g., quarterly reports, meeting summary)


  • B.S. or Masters degree in Bioinformatics / Science Management or closely related field.
  • Holistic understanding of complex scientific program needs
  • Excellent communication skills and situational awarenes
  • Able to distill up information to leadership levels for high level perspectives and input
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to connect and integrate multi-disiplinary groups.
  • Sound judgment, positive attitude, and creative outlook required.
  • NIH or similar government experience preferred.


  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 10 Paid Federal holidays
  • Various wellness programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program (ERBP)
  • Vision coverage through Cigna national network
  • Dental coverage through Cigna national network
  • 401(K) with significant company match & no vesting period
  • Short and Long-Term Disability coverage (paid by company)
  • Competitive salaries with opportunity for performance bonuses
  • Discount plan for pet care, legal services, & identify theft protection
  • Basic Life and AD&D coverage (paid by company; option to purchase additional coverage)
  • Medical coverage through UHC national network (option to choose between 3 available plans)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts:
    • Healthcare (FSA)
    • Parking Reimbursement Account (PRK)
    • Dependent Care Assistant Program (DCAP)
    • Transportation Reimbursement Account (TRN)

The diversity of Axle’s employees is a tremendous asset. We are firmly committed to providing equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will not tolerate any illegal discrimination or harassment based age, race, gender, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, status with respect to public assistance, and other characteristics protected under state, federal, or local law and to deter those who aid, abet, or induce discrimination or coerce others to discriminate.


Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact: 

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Disclaimer: The above description is meant to illustrate the general nature of work and level of effort being performed by individual’s assigned to this position or job description. This is not restricted as a complete list of all skills, responsibilities, duties, and/or assignments required. Individuals may be required to perform duties outside of their position, job description or responsibilities as needed.


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