Job Category: Pharmaceutical & Biotech

Principal Programmer Analyst (DG)

Job Location: Remote

Work Type: Remote

Act as the lead programmer on multiple projects, overseeing the programming aspects of clinical trials from design through analysis and reporting. Manages project timelines, budgets, and resource. To support the lead statistician or lead programmer on projects, by providing programming support for data entry/export, data summaries and listings, and validation programming support in the production of statistical appendices. To suggest, plan and provide developments to tools and techniques for improving process efficiencies. Actively contributes to process improvement efforts including the leadership of solution teams. To represent the Biostatistics department within the company and with interactions with client companies and regulatory agencies, as required.

Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification. Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 8+ years’) or equivalent combination of education, training, & experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Strong SAS® programming skills. Understanding of database structures and working with complex data structures. Good organizational skills across individual projects, managing own and team work loads. Ability to independently and effectively organize, manage and complete multiple assignments with challenging timelines. Ability to work and lead in a multi-disciplinary team setting. Knowledge of clinical trials, ICH Statistical and reporting guidelines and GCP. Basic knowledge of statistical principles applied to the design and analysis of clinical trials. Knowledge of the requirements involved in the submission of clinical data to regulatory authorities. Ability to independently organize, adapt and adjust to changing priorities across multiple assignments. Ability to supervise and mentor as shown by leadership of projects and if applicable junior team members. Excellent problem solving and innovative skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent problem solving skills. Demonstrated strong attention to detail. Ability to facilitate communications with clients, project teams, departments and staff. Awareness of project budget creation, including modifying for project updates. Ability to manage project budgets and risks. Demonstrated positive attitude and the ability to work well with others. Ability to interpret and contribute to company policies. Delivery and Quality driven.

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135k base + 10% bonus

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