Reference Number: JO-2002-445295
Medical Director – oncology digital medicine
Rate: Negotiable
Job Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco

Medical Director, Research Oncology

A fast growing and innovative digital medicine business in New York City and San Francisco requires MDs with oncology training, clinical research experience and a passionate interest in digital medicine.

You will be working on clinical research and evidence development, interested in exploring and developing innovative new techniques, and looking to lead research projects in a fast-paced, mission-driven environment


In this role, you’ll work with the Research Oncology team to provide clinical and research leadership, ensuring quality and translating real-world data into insights that benefit cancer patients. This includes guiding decisions about how EHR-derived data sets are developed and used, and driving research from concept to data interpretation to publication.
Research Oncologists work closely with multi-functional teams as well as external collaborators in industry, academia, and government. In this role, you will work broadly across one or more of our core research initiatives (e.g., real-world evidence, academic partnerships, prospective evidence generation). You will help us push the envelope at the interface of technology and medicine. In addition, you’ll also:

Serve as a primary clinical voice of the company both internally, and to our life sciences clients and other external partners
Lead data-driven research projects involving colleagues and in collaboration with external partners in life science companies, academia, and government
Provide clinical and scientific input as a member of cross-functional teams, on research projects that leverage real-world data to accelerate progress against cancer
Contribute to data model development, analyses, results interpretation and publications
Serve as a source of thought leadership for the direction of the company and its products
Provide team guidance through the development of novel processes and products
Work cross-functionally to ensure the highest clinical quality and relevance of our products and data
Supply disease- and/or expertise-specific training to co-workers and clients


A medical oncologist with 2-7 years of experience after completion of sub-specialty training (although we are open to considering other levels of experience). Research Oncologists may be based out of either the New York City Headquarters or the growing San Francisco office.
You’re excited by the prospect of rolling up your sleeves to tackle meaningful problems each and every day. Youre a kind, passionate and collaborative problem-solver who seeks and gives candid feedback, and values the chance to make an important impact.

-You have demonstrated expertise in one or more oncology-relevant methodological areas (e.g., outcomes research, real world evidence, patient-reported outcomes, health services research, quality improvement science, clinical trials, etc.)
-You are excited about working in a passionate, fast-paced, technology-driven culture
-You can easily explain scientific terms to a non-medical, highly sophisticated audience; superior communication skills
-You have comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to teach and learn

You have experience working with industry in drug development, either in the industry setting or as an academic collaborator
You have a health outcomes research background
You have formal training in research methodology/data analytic methods

A career with this company offers a chance to work with everyone involved in the future of cancer care and researchall under one roof. Researchers, data scientists, designers, clinicians, technologists and many more all work together to improve cancer care and accelerate research.

You’ll also find a culture of continuous learning, broad and inclusive employee support offerings, and a commitment to supporting our team members in all aspects of their livesat home, at work and everywhere in between.

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