Executive Director of Business Development - Midwest

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Are you excited about the impact technology and data science can have on healthcare? Can you own and lead the business sales cycle for drug development clients? Would you be excited about joining a data science company engaging in state-of-the art technologies, research and analysis? Come join us in revolutionizing data collection for a wide range of studies and clinical research.

We are seeking an experienced and driven Executive Director of Business Development to identify potential revenue producing opportunities in the life sciences and drug development markets. The qualified candidate can think critically, act quickly, communicate effectively at all levels, and is a team player willing to fill in wherever an extra hand is needed.

Our company is a cutting-edge software innovator in health research and is providing a revolutionary mHealth platform. DCH was founded by world-class researchers from NYU and MIT, and uses gaming, big data and social activation to engage users, capture real world data & improve patient retention in everything from patient support to clinical trials. Our solutions span eCOA, ePRO, Patient Engagement, Virtual Visits, eConsent and more.

This is a unique opportunity available and we are seeking new team members to join an incredible early stage, revenue-generating company going through significant growth.  The company is well funded, has strong client traction, and our people are critical to driving growth so we can create impact on the broader community.

We offer a competitive salary, incentive compensation plan and benefits. Compensation will be commensurate with experience (see requirements below)

Key Duties and Job Responsibilities: 

Datacubed Health is seeking a Executive Director of Business Development to engage pharmaceutical industry leaders, to build awareness, and to lead efforts to secure licensing contracts.  This is a senior role within Datacubed’s Commercial division.

Duties and responsibilities that are associated with the position are summarized below:


  • Build out Channel Partnerships
  • Design new engagement models
  • Build and nurture strong relationships with senior executives within an R&D function of companies responsible for clinical, RWE, bioinformatics and/or data sciences
  • Establish partnerships that drive significant contributions to Datacubed revenue and customer growth
  • Cultivate partnerships and turn customer challenges into sound solutions
  • Use ethical sales techniques to represent the company in a professional manner


  • Collaborate with Datacubed’s C-level executives on evaluating new initiatives, opportunities and deals for strategic alignment
  • Present product solutions overview
  • Drive the deal process from initial prospecting, pipeline development, use-case discussions, technical review, proposal creation, contract drafting, negotiation, and implementation & post-sales satisfaction
  • Understand key endpoints and decision criteria within a clinical study protocol


  • 5+ years of experience in strategic business development experience
  • Solid track record of success selling eCOA/ePRO products
  • Strong network of relevant industry contacts plus 2 or more years successful track record working with executives within the R&D function in pharma/biopharm
  • Strong portfolio of previous professional work with clear understanding of your role and contributions on each project
  • SaaS (or similar “software as-a-service”) experience
  • Relevant business development and/or large-scale deal-making experience
  • High emotional intelligence and strong interpersonal skills focused on building trust and ongoing relationships.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking, time management, decision-making, and problem solving skills
  • An ability to persevere through deal cycles & ongoing relationship & trust building
  • Creativity to brainstorm & discuss new use-cases for data in any industry vertical
  • Excellent English writing, speaking & presentation skills
  • Bachelor’s degree specifically in business management, finance, marketing, biology, chemistry or related field
  • Familiarity with mobile apps, Internet of Things (IoT) and/or clinical applications
  • Familiarity with consulting and/or data analysis services
  • Familiarity with enterprise software solutions

Preferred skills and/or experiences:

  • Bachelor’s degree specifically in business management, finance, marketing, biology, chemistry or related field
  • Familiarity with mobile apps, Internet of Things (IoT) and/or clinical applications
  • Familiarity with consulting and/or data analysis services
  • Familiarity with enterprise software solutions
  • Location preferred: Mid-West

Compensation (salary and incentive) will be compensated with experience and some of our benefits include medical, dental and vision.  Note: Sponsorship and/or relocation is not offered for this position.

Given the civic mission of the company and project, it is especially important that employees uphold the business’ principles honestly and ethically; strive to improve the quality of our services, products, and operations and maintain a reputation for privacy, honesty, fairness, respect, responsibility, integrity, philanthropy, trust, innovation, exploration and sound judgment; and adhere to high standards of business and personal integrity as a representation of our business practice.

About Us

Datacubed Health is a pioneering healthcare technology company with the power to unlock the mysteries of what it is to be human.  Datacubed Health collects accurate real-world data that is relevant and actionable, tailored to everything from patient support to clinical trials – and which can optimize patient health and compliance. With Datacubed Health as a partner, organizations can select just what they need from a wealth of information to help create or test effective medications, precisely time interventions, help patients stay on track and develop new research strategies. This is a great organization with a collaborative startup culture.  Datacubed Health is located in Brooklyn, New York. Visit us online at www.DataCubed.com

Data Cubed Health LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

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