Head of IT Data Management (m/f/d) - Job Rostock - CentoCareer

Head of IT Data Management (m/f/d)

Welcome at CENTOGENE!

We are the experts in rare hereditary diseases. We know the genetic basis and the clinical phenotype of genetic disorders inside-out. Our platform is based on the world’s largest curated mutation database for rare diseases. We have an unrivaled global diagnostic footprint, and an unmatched ability to derive diagnostic solutions to accurately identify rare disease patients and accelerate the path to approval for new orphan drugs.

How do we do this? By bringing together more than 350 individuals from 45 different countries to transform clinical and genetic data into medical solutions for patients. We work together at our HQ in Rostock, Germany, and also at additional offices in Berlin and laboratory facilities in Cambridge MA. Our employees - medical experts, scientists, IT professionals, bioinformaticians, technicians, researchers, project managers, and many more - are all passionate about one thing: improving the lives of our patients.

Does this sound like you? If it does, we’d love to hear from you.

Your tasks will be:

  • Ensure best in class data management in the IT landscape
  • Interact with business stakeholders to understand their needs and define and develop enhanced data management flows
  • Establish and maintain data lake architecture based on modern cloud services
  • Plan and lead the implementation of data management systems, analytical tools and integration projects
  • Ensure a high level of our data quality by establishing appropriate tools
  • Lead, manage and develop an international and interdisciplinary team team of IT developers and data management experts

You have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Degree in Informatics, Science, Mathematics, Engineering or comparable focus
  • Experience in team management (either as project lead or team lead)
  • Solid experience in Project management of IT/ software development projects
  • Deep knowledge in IT integration and data management
  • Expert in managing stakeholders expectations and transferring business demands into IT requirements
  • Excellent language skills in English, German is a plus, commitment to learn German
  • Highly analytical, structured way of thinking and acting
  • Self confident appearance
  • Entrepreneurial way of thinking and acting, high degree of commitment and self reliance

Those advantages are waiting for you at CENTOGENE:

  • Talents are individually supported by internal and external training
  • An international career in a multicultural environment
  • Regular company events form us as one team
  • In house yoga classes, back exercises and a fitness area are available for free
  • Lunch breaks and meetings on our roof terraces feel like vacation when looking at the Warnow
  • Bike-leasing or job tickets allow an environmentally-friendly and reasonable travel to work
  • In case of language barriers we offer German and English classes as well as support in finding accommodation to help you get going
  • Precaution and financial protection guaranteed by company pension scheme

Applications from severely disabled people with appropriate suitability are explicitly welcome. Severely disabled applicants and equivalent status are given preferential consideration in the event of equal qualification.
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For those who embark on a career with CENTOGENE, they’ll enjoy an exciting, dynamic, entrepreneurial and extremely fast-paced environment. Working alongside dedicated colleagues, CENTOGENE employees enjoy other benefits including upskilling from a dedicated training department, yoga classes, company-sponsored bicycle leasing, German language classes, and new state-of-the-art premises conveniently located featuring roof terraces and an in-house fitness center. For employees new to Rostock we’ll also support on finding local housing.

Who we are

CENTOGENE is a rare disease company focused on transforming clinical, genetic, and biochemical data into medical solutions for patients. We are focused on bringing rationality to treatment decisions and accelerating the development of new orphan drugs by using our knowledge of the global rare disease market, including its epidemiological and clinical heterogeneity and our innovative biomarkers.

As one of the largest rare disease companies worldwide, CENTOGENE is dedicated to transforming the science of genetic information into solutions and hope for patients with rare diseases and their families. 


Marica Keppler
+49 381 80113 668