Director, Testing Services - Office base, Helsinki. Teams in Finland and Romania
CRF Health is a software house operating in the Clinical Trials arena. Founded in Helsinki in 2000 we have grown to over 650 permanent employees across Finland, the US, the UK and Romania. We have various teams in place including some 30 R&D professionals based in Finland and Romania. A member of the Technology Office Leadership Team, is responsible for development and management of a high-performing R&D Validation and Testing team across two countries that understands the Software validation and testing requirements, tools and processes in a regulated environment while reaching maximum velocity and high-quality standards.
The role directs the company’s R&D Software and Hardware validation and testing activities.
Manages the validation process and projects. Ensures their continuous improvement in terms of process, tools and methodologies, while ensuring efficient and robust business continuity by using test automation and reusable test asset in full extend when applicable.
Directs validation and testing activities supporting continuity of the company’s technology platform.
Ensures validation activities alignment with company’s long-term strategy, strategic programs and product roadmaps. Leads cost effective test solutions development for the current and future business solutions.
Provides technical assistance and leadership, when necessary. Works in close co-operation with other units to maximize cross unit synergies, like efficiencies with Operations verification and Solution Architecture validation.
Manages R&D Validation releases; their staffing, efficiency and quality. Ensures quality up-streaming to minimize non-quality cost.
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The article talks about the “Unicorn story”. The success story of CRF Health and the merge between Bracket and CRF Health can be described as the "4th Unicorn ever grown from this country" and demonstrates that CRF Health is a company established in Finland by Finnish nationals and one of the the most successful startups in Finland. Our R&D continues in Finland and we see the story as only just beginning.
About CRF Health
Global Leader in eCOA Solutions
CRF Health is a global leader in eCOA (electronic Clinical Outcome Assessments) solutions for the life sciences industry. eCOA encompasses PROs (Patient Reported Outcomes), ObsROs (Observer Reported Outcomes) and ClinROs (Clinician or Rater Reported Outcomes) with outstanding project management focused on delivering value for our customers. Committed to driving the change to higher quality outcomes and more efficient paper-free clinical trials through improved patient engagement, our intuitive and patient-focused eCOA technology helps companies bring new medicines to market quickly, safely and more cost-effectively. Our complete eCOA solutions are ideal for home and site-based phase I-IV clinical trials across the world for many therapeutic areas and patient populations. More information can be found on our website.