Statistical Programmer (OnSite)

Location: Waltham Salary: competitive
Sector: Pharma & Biotech Type: Contract

Our client located in Waltham, MA is seeking a Statistical Programmer to join their team on a long term contract looking to last 12 Months. This individual must be available to be onsite for the duration of the project.

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.

Sthree US is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.