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Statistical Programmer
Ref No.: 18-02359
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 02/26/2018 to 08/05/2018
Job Title: Statistical Programmer
Duration: 6 months
Location: Waltham, MA

Job Description:

The Statistical Programming Contractor supports statistical programming activities in the production of the analysis datasets, tables, listings, figures, electronic submission components, and complex ad hoc analyses. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Does both production and QC programming of SDTM datasets, analysis datasets, tables, listings, and figures, for multiple clinical trials using SAS software.
  • Ensures standards at a drug program level; integrates data across multiple studies or drug programs.
  • Works with minimal supervision under the direction of a lead programmer.
  • Communicates issues to lead programmer or manager.
  • Must meet timelines or communicate proactively and effectively if timelines are at risk so that plans can be adjusted.
  • Expected to contribute to departmental process improvement initiatives.
Essential Skills and Qualifications Required:
  • Must have strong time management and communication skills.
  • Able to handle a moderate to large volume of complex tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Able to handle ad-hoc requests with minimal guidance.
  • Recognizes when negotiating skills are needed and seeks assistance when necessary.
  •  Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Previous SAS programming experience, including SAS STAT, GRAPH and MACRO.
  • Previous relevant pharmaceutical/biotech industry experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of drug development process and clinical trials.
  • Extensive knowledge of drug submission requirements, relevant ICH and FDA/EMEA guidelines, CDISC standards.
Education and experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in a scientific discipline such as Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, IT, Biology, Social Science, etc.
  • 3 to 10 years of pharmaceutical/biotech industry experience.
  • Open to remote work
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Sunrise Systems Inc.
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