The Research Operations organization implements global operational systems, connects teams and knowledge, and problem solves operational hurdles to enable researchers to do their most impactful work.
We're seeking a Research Operations project manager to work closely with the Information Security team to manage and drive initiatives related to security for our third party research vendor program. In this role you will act as a liaison between the two teams, managing the internal process of security reviews assessing our research vendors. This person will work with vendors to walk them through the process of preparing and providing all relevant materials and information. They will partner closely with Security to ensure vendors are following our policies, standards, and guidelines as well as work with both sides to drive improvements to the process and come up with solutions that meet all necessary requirements.
This role requires an understanding of how research works and strong project management skills. Ideal candidates are experts in problem solving, prioritizing, multi-tasking, and the ability to build consensus. Excellent communication skills, ability to manage complex logistics, and a highly organized approach are mandatory. This is a full-time contract position based in our Menlo Park office.
B.A./B.S. or equivalent work experience required