Contract SAS Programmer

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics, Data Management, Programming
  3. United States
Princeton, USA
Posting date: 18 Nov 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a SAS Programmer with a leading pharmaceutical company located in Princeton, NJ. As the SAS Programmer, you will be responsible for leading the statistical programming activities within the company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participating in project team meetings to ensure timelines are met with high quality
  • Performing quality control of SDTMs to ensure submission requirements are met.
  • Create and be able to perform quality control of ADaMs to ensure submission requirements are met
  • Performing quality control of ISE/ISS datasets, tables, figures and listings with quality within the timeline.
  • Communicating effectively internally with the project team members and externally with various vendors.
  • Performing ad-hoc analyses for in-house request or QC of such analyses under tight timelines
  • Support database build and other data management programming activities
  • Leading effort in building in-house programming tools and macros
  • Reports to the Associate Director, SAS Programming

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum educational experience is a BS in computer science, mathematics, statistics or related analytic field.
  • Preferred educational experience is a Master's degree in Statistics/Biostatistics in the biopharmaceutical industry, with knowledge of biomedical sciences
  • Minimum of 5-6 years of SAS programming and application development experience in pharmaceutical/biotech company
  • Thorough knowledge of functional areas within the clinical development organization including but not limited to clinical operations, data management, statistics, medical writing and regulatory affairs.
  • Deep understanding of the statistics/data management role in the broader clinical development setting
  • Solid, hands-on knowledge of the use of statistical software (e.g., SAS or SAS Jump including SAS/GRAPH, and SAS/STAT), including report generation is necessary.
  • Prior work experience in the CDISC SDTMs and ADaMs is a must.
  • Prior experience in electronic NDA/BLA submissions via eCTD and responding to FDA/regulatory requests
  • Strong MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and skills in generating graphs and figures.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • High degree of motivation; results oriented.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Felix Hook at (+1) 646-367-2617 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.