Research Compliance Manager / Director at AllStripes Research (formerly RDMD)
San Francisco, CA, US

At AllStripes, we’re dedicated to jumpstarting new research to accelerate treatments for rare disease patients. Everyone at AllStripes is driven by a deep commitment to our mission, a passion for problem solving, and an interest in constantly improving how things can be done.

We are looking for a research compliance manager who will be dedicated to ensuring that all research activities at AllStripes comply with domestic and international procedures and policies. You should love solving problems, working with cross-functional teams, and creating processes from the ground up in a fast-paced environment.

What you’ll do

  • Establish and maintain processes to ensure all research activities comply with IRB procedures and internal research policies
  • Develop a strong working relationship with the IRB and international regulatory boards as required
  • Drive and track all submissions, communications, and updates to the IRB and other external regulatory boards
  • Spearhead efforts to extend RDMD’s international research capabilities
  • Manage cross-functional efforts across product, marketing, operations, and research teams required for domestic and international research regulatory submissions
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant domestic and international research regulations and guidelines, as well as relevant privacy regulations (e.g., HIPAA, GDPR); educate internal stakeholders on relevant and emerging regulations and related risk-management issues
  • Drive thought leadership and development of ethical research policies and processes regarding consent, data sharing, data re-identification, and patient privacy

Who you are

  • Master’s degree in bioethics, healthcare/science policy/management, compliance, public health, or degree in clinical/basic/translational science/medicine (master’s in nursing, MD, PhD, PharmD) or equivalent professional experience (4 years of managing human subjects research/human subjects protection programs)
  • Part-time or full-time option available
  • Demonstrated understanding of regulatory and ethical requirements regarding human subjects research
  • Strong project management experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability applying relevant regulations or ethical frameworks to solve challenging problems with creativity and flexibility
  • Experience managing projects that integrate scientific, ethical, legal, and privacy issues with an eye towards practical, efficient, participant-focused solutions
  • Experience developing research protocols and consents and managing research regulatory submissions
  • Demonstrated understanding of regulations and guidelines related to handling of PHI, including HIPAA and GDPR
  • Experience coordinating international research projects or knowledge of the unique challenges of rare disease research is a plus

About Us

AllStripes’ mission is to empower patients and communities to accelerate drug development for rare diseases. Rare diseases are actually not that rare: 1 in 10 people in the United States has a rare disease, and 50% are children. Your work at AllStripes will directly affect people diagnosed with serious rare illnesses by connecting patients and their data to the researchers who are actively developing treatments.

If our mission resonates with you, but you only match some of these attributes, we hope you apply regardless. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace, and enthusiastically encourage people from historically underrepresented groups in tech to apply to AllStripes. We can’t wait to learn more about you!