Data Management Director @ LynxCare in Leuven, Belgium


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At LynxCare, we’ve built an AI/NLP platform to unlock the patient data siloes at scale, enabling all healthcare stakeholders (clinicians, hospitals, life science companies, governments, ..) to drive innovation and improve patient care.

LynxCare is a fast-growing scale up company based in Belgium, with a team of 50 highly motivated clinical and data experts. We recently raised our EUR 20Mio Series A backed by top tier investors from BE, FR, DE, and CH. We are now on a mission to lead in the transformation of global healthcare data by leveraging artificial intelligence.

Job title: Data Management Director

Job Description

As a Data Management Director, you will join LynxCare Operations team and report to the COO. You will have end-to-end responsibility for part of the LynxCare operations, including people, client deliveries and process improvements.

You’ll be responsible for a team of data analysts and data annotators delivering quality healthcare databases operating our AI platform, including:

  • Provide coaching and management to a team of 10+ FTE as a direct line manager
  • Drive initiatives for process improvements, notably in the areas of master data management, data quality management and database performance
  • Steer the integration of technology to enhance the platform & team productivity, along the following areas: ETL, model training, annotation, medical ontologies
  • Ensure the team is delivering successfully with high customer satisfaction levels
  • Assist in stakeholder management with clients (hospitals/life sciences)
  • Collect and disseminate best practices
  • Develop an optimal team culture focusing on the goals of the organization while developing the individuals
  • Assist in recruitment to support LynxCare’s steep HR ambitions


Skills & Experience


  • Experience with state-of-the-art master data management and data quality management practices
  • Experience with process improvements (technology-centric) in a data environment, optimizing operational productivity
  • Technical affinity with part of the technology stack of LynxCare (ETL, Python, dbt, Databricks, GIT)

Nice to haves:

  • Experience working with clinical databases (preferably OMOP)
  • Aptitude for data analytics and basic statistical concepts
  • Affinity with annotation and medical ontologies
  • Knowledge of hospital IT systems
  • Experience with Natural Language Processing pipelines


What you will get

  • You will work in a fast-growing clinical data & analytics company based in Leuven (Belgium), where initiative is valued and personal/professional growth is supported.
  • You will be part of a young team of 30+ colleagues, consisting of a mix of clinicians and data scientists, and work on challenging projects together with physicians and pharmaceutical companies.
  • You will work in a company which recently attracted financing, which implies great opportunities
  • As we are a young company, you will have the possibility to help shape the company’s future.
  • Attractive salary package, incl. extralegal benefits such as a company car & fuel card or a mobility subscription, hospitalization insurance, group insurance, meal-vouchers, net cost-allowance, reimbursement of mobile telco subscription, and your own company laptop.
  • Hybrid working; partly in the office and partly work-from-home.
  • Trainings & seminars with your team