Careers

Our success is built on experience, integrity and a competitive drive for results. Our people are the key to Novum's success.

At Novum, you’ll enjoy a work environment designed to challenge and motivate you. We have a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that recognizes and rewards your contributions to the business.

We are committed to adding smart, driven, dedicated employees to our team. We encourage you to apply for current positions that meet your qualifications.


Open Positions

Fargo

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for Technicians in our Screening Department who will be responsible for performing/assisting with screening activities according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsibilities include performing vital signs/measurements, EKGs, drug/pregnancy tests and other laboratory tests. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens required by the protocol. The Technician will perform quality control of lab results and charts prior to inclusion/exclusion to study. Performs service oriented duties in relation to participant needs, and provides general support to all phases of the screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Certificate from a college or technical school which includes phlebotomy training or six months of related medical/clinical research experience, or an equivalent combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have good organizational and follow through skills along with excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The Technician in our Screening Department will be responsible for performing and assisting with screening activities according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsibilities include performing vital signs/measurements, EKGs, drug/pregnancy tests and other laboratory tests. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens required by the protocol. The Technician will perform quality control of lab results and charts prior to inclusion/exclusion to study. Performs service oriented duties in relation to participant needs, and provides general support to all phases of the screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Certificate from a college or technical school which includes phlebotomy training or six months of related medical/clinical research experience, or an equivalent combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have organizational and follow up skills along with excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The NP/Investigator will be responsible for ensuring that Phase I Investigations are conducted according to signed investigator statement, protocol, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Good Clinical Practices (CGPs) and FDA regulations. The investigator is responsible for ensuring participant safety throughout the study. Also responsible for providing medical consultation to scientific staff and study sponsors relating to design, implementation, conduct and report of research studies. Successful candidate must have a current/valid state license Advanced Practitioner of Nursing/Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (APN/CRNP) is required Experience in clinical research is a plus. ACLS or CPR Certification is required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for Nursing Professionals (RN, LPN, LVN, Paramedics) for our Phase I Clinic who will be responsible for overseeing all phases of study progression including supervision of staff, documentation and reporting of study activities, and adverse events. Responsible for providing direct nursing care to include assessments, vital signs, EKGs, drug/alcohol and pregnancy tests as needed. Responsible for completing Case Report Forms and verification of all study activities as required according to the study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Current/valid nursing license or paramedic certification is required. Prefer at least one year experience in the medical or research field. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Analyst who will be responsible for completing QA and Regulatory Affairs activities. These activities ensure compliance to company SOPs, as well as client and regulatory agency requirements. Essential duties include, but are not limited to: Preparing checklists for use by QA Analyst/Specialist for review of Study Documentation and Regulatory Binders. Reviews Regulatory Packets, Regulatory Binders, Protocols vs. Guidances, Regulations, similar study protocols, and Novum SOPs. Reviews final reports vs. protocols, sponsor requirements as well as Regulatory requirements for reporting. Responsible for assisting the Quality Manager with preparing for and hosting client visits. Responsible for conducting a variety of audits reviewing/ interpreting regulations to ensure compliance. Also assists with training, scheduling workload of staff, and managing staff in the absence of Manager. Bachelor's Degree or nursing qualification, plus four or more year's related experience in clinical research or Quality Assurance required. Candidate must be proficient with MS Office Suite of products focusing on Excel, and other internet and word processing software. Candidate must have the ability to travel up to 30% on a routine basis. EOE

Houston

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The Pharmacy Technician will be responsible for assisting the Pharmacy Manager with all aspects of drug handling and storage to assure drug availability and correct dosing according to the protocol. Responsible for handling the receipt, storage, and return to sponsor along with test articles used in clinical studies. Responsible for maintaining daily records of storage conditions of drugs and refrigerator temperatures. Will prepare dosage forms for clinical investigators and provide general support to the clinical operations department. Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a college or technical school, plus 6 months to 1 year related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Graduate of an accredited Pharmacy Technician Program or equivalent. Experience using MS Word/Excel and database software is required. Current CPR certification is required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for a Phlebotomist that will perform highly skilled, rapid-draw venipuncture and process collected biological samples according to Standard Operating Procedures (“SOPs”), sample collection and processing instructions. Will also obtain supplies needed to perform all assignments and will verify, pack and ship samples to appropriate facility. Phlebotomy Certified or 1-2 years of related experience is required. Candidate must possess excellent communication skills; ability to work a schedule that will include days, evenings and weekends; and a current CPR Certification is required. EOE

Las Vegas

The Facility Specialist/Custodian is responsible for assisting the Facility Manager by performing tasks related to overall maintenance and security of facilities and grounds. Responsibilities include general maintenance and cleaning, receive and document deliveries and mail, assemble furniture and equipment, and prepare clinics for studies. Monitors and documents security and freezer alarms; performs and documents facility inspections at designated intervals; and completes incident reports for unusual events as needed. Controls and documents employee and visitor access to facility and maintain an accurate, detailed log of all shift activities. High School Diploma or (GED) with three to six months of related experience is required. Candidate must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), safety rules and regulations, and maintenance instructions. Must have the ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. EOE

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

The Facility Specialist/Custodian is responsible for assisting the Facility Manager by performing tasks related to overall maintenance and security of facilities and grounds. Responsibilities include general maintenance and cleaning, receive and document deliveries and mail, assemble furniture and equipment, and prepare clinics for studies. Monitors and documents security and freezer alarms; performs and documents facility inspections at designated intervals; and completes incident reports for unusual events as needed. Controls and documents employee and visitor access to facility and maintain an accurate, detailed log of all shift activities. High School Diploma or (GED) with three to six months of related experience is required. Candidate must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), safety rules and regulations, and maintenance instructions. Must have the ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. EOE

The entry level Research Technician will be responsible for supporting study progression according to study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Responsible for obtaining vital signs, performing EKGs, and drug/pregnancy testing from study participants as required by the protocol. Observes, obtains and processes all laboratory specimens. Performs service oriented duties along with stocking supplies and general support to all phases of screening process. High School Diploma or equivalent is required. One year certificate from college/technical school or three months related experience or a combination of experience and education is required. Candidate must have excellent communication and customer service skills. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for Nursing Professionals (RN, LPN, LVN, Paramedics) for our Phase I Clinic who will be responsible for overseeing all phases of study progression including supervision of staff, documentation and reporting of study activities, and adverse events. Responsible for providing direct nursing care to include assessments, vital signs, EKGs, drug/alcohol and pregnancy tests as needed. Responsible for completing Case Report Forms and verification of all study activities as required according to the study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Current/valid nursing license or paramedic certification is required. Prefer at least one year experience in the medical or research field. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for Nursing Professionals (RN, LPN, LVN, Paramedics) for our Phase I Clinic who will be responsible for overseeing all phases of study progression including supervision of staff, documentation and reporting of study activities, and adverse events. Responsible for providing direct nursing care to include assessments, vital signs, EKGs, drug/alcohol and pregnancy tests as needed. Responsible for completing Case Report Forms and verification of all study activities as required according to the study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures. Current/valid nursing license or paramedic certification is required. Prefer at least one year experience in the medical or research field. Current CPR Certification required. EOE

We are currently recruiting for a Phlebotomist that will perform highly skilled, rapid-draw venipuncture and process collected biological samples according to Standard Operating Procedures (“SOPs”), sample collection and processing instructions. Will also obtain supplies needed to perform all assignments and will verify, pack and ship samples to appropriate facility. Phlebotomy Certified or 1-2 years of related experience is required. Candidate must possess excellent communication skills; ability to work a schedule that will include days, evenings and weekends; and a current CPR Certification is required. EOE

Pittsburgh

The Associate Director, Biostatistics is responsible for providing essential support to the Scientific Affairs Department by overseeing the day-to-day operational and workflow processes of the Biostatistics Department. This position leads the team of Biostatisticians, SAS Programmers and Quality Control Specialists to deliver high quality output in a timely manner. Will be responsible for identifying, establishing, and implementing good data handling practices and quality check systems throughout the department to ensure the accuracy/consistency of study results and other departmental deliverables are met. Will collaborate with a variety of team managers and members to assure completion of projects according to Sponsor expectations; and to assure required standards, processes, SOPs, and work instructions are created to support the programming and statistical activities with the group. Provides technical input to the queries from staff or other groups regarding departmental deliverables. Leads by example in an execution-oriented, smaller-company environment by performing whatever tasks and producing whatever work is necessary to ensure company and personal success. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Statistics, mathematics, medical or life sciences discipline with a minimum of 3 years related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Managerial/Supervisory experience is required. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritize work flow and direct a group for ensuring study contracted timelines are met. Candidate must have a familiarity work in a SAS environmental for biostatics and programming. Understanding of the CDISC requirement for regulatory submission is preferred. Previous experience in a CRO or service organization is highly desirable. EOE

This position coordinates the scanning, assembling and formatting of electronic final reports and other study related documents. Coordinate the compiling and assembling of final report appendices following FDA or other regulatory agency guidelines. Will individually format, bookmark, and hyperlink study documents including Case Report Forms; oversee and aid with the scanning of Study Site Master File documents. Will be responsible for quality control checks for all electronic study related documents, and collecting, assembling and scanning data for client CDs. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Candidate must have a working knowledge of regulatory agency guidelines and GCPs, good organizational and time management skills, along with effective oral and written communication skill. Experience creating electronic documents using word processing software is also required. EOE

The Lead SAS Programmer is responsible for providing essential support to Scientific Affairs by establishing programming standards for program specifications, SDTM/ADaM data sets, TLGs, statistical analyses; define files, and other statistical deliverables required for regulatory submission. Will develop and/or reviews training modules, SOPs, and work instructions for programming standards. Trains staff on programming standards/coding, including assessing staff ability to perform task, and provides feedback to the respective staff manager. Develops and maintains SAS programs/macros as required to support departmental requirements to meet business needs. Responsible for leading validation process of SAS programs and also provides technical support to the group as required. Creates datasets, TLGs defines files, or there statistical deliverables to meet departmental workload and timeline as needed. Identifies and established good data handling practices, quality check systems and CDISC standards throughout the department to ensure the departmental deliverables are accurate, consistent and meet regulatory standards. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in computer science, statistics, mathematics, medical or life sciences discipline with a minimum of 4 years related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidate must be skilled in SAS procedures and programming with a minimum of 3 years work experience using SAS. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritize work flow and lead a group of SAS programmers and Biostatisticians for ensuring study contracted timelines are met. Candidate must have an understanding of the CDISC requirement for regulatory submission. Previous experience in establishing SAS Programming systems and experience in a CRO or service organization is strongly preferred. EOE

The Senior Biostatistician is responsible for performing statistical analysis to support Phase I and clinical endpoint studies performed or managed by Novum PRS. Will develop, write and/or review statistical analysis plans and review statistical/results sections of study protocols and reports. Will discuss study designs and results with sponsors via written and/or oral communication as required during progress of the study. Will maintain updated knowledge in the scientific and statistical concepts and in methods and techniques, and maintain appropriate statistical applications for company’s research interests. Responsible for identifying and implementing good scientific and data handling practices throughout the company to ensure the highest quality of product to our clients. Master’s Degree or equivalent in statistics or life sciences with a strong statistical component; at least 8 years of related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Candidate must possess a background in SAS procedures and programming, and experience with Microsoft Operating Systems. A minimum of five years experience with SAS is required. Must be willing to travel both within the USA and overseas to represent Novum in front of clients and attend scientific meetings and trade events. Previous experience in a CRO or service organization is preferred. EOE