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Statistical Programmer 2

Covance 7/11/2018 5:23:27 PM
JOB ID: 21810 Category: Other
Austin, Texas

   

 

Job Overview

* Develop and review SAS specifications, programs and output for the creation of ADaM and client-defined analysis datasets, tables, listings and graphs in support of Statistical Analysis Plans
* Interact with project team members in related disciplines e.g. Clinical Data Management, Clinical and Biostatistics.
* Assume team member responsibilities, including representing Statistical Programming at internal project team meetings and with support from senior Statistical Programming staff at client meetings.
* Demonstrate good problem solving skills, a proactive approach and a willingness to make decisions, seeking advice from senior Statistical Programming staff to confirm decisions when necessary.
* With sufficient Experience assume the role of a Lead Programmer for assigned projects.
* Understand scope of project in order to advise Senior Statistical Programming staff of changes in scope of projects to enable the timely development of change orders.
* Assist with training, mentoring of Statistical Programmers under the supervision of senior Statistical Programming staff.
* Participate in the Statistical Programming review of Case Report Forms (CRFs), annotated CRFs, database structures and study related documentation
* Review draft and final production runs for projects to ensure quality and consistency.
* Ensure the filing of study documentation is maintained to the standard required according to processes and acceptable for audit.
* Prioritize personal workload to meet specified completion dates.
* Carry out all activities according to Covance SOPs working within the framework of the Quality Management System and to Good Clinical Practice (GCP).
* Perform other duties as assigned by senior Statistical Programming staff.

Education/Qualifications

Minimum Required:

* BSc in a computing, life science, mathematical or Statistical subject.
* A high computing content is considered to be beneficial, however proven computing skills are most important.
* Alternative academic qualifications or Experience are assessed to ensure equivalent background.

Experience

Required:

* 3 - 5 years Experience as Statistical Programmer for management and reporting of clinical trial data.
* Demonstrated skills in the use of SAS
* Good time management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining the highest standards of work
* Awareness and appreciation of the business needs of a CRO
* Effective communication skills.
* Cooperative and team-oriented approach.
* Self motivation and ability to work independently


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Austin, TX - Texas



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