Senior SAS Programmer

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 25 Jan 2021

ProClinical is happy to advertise new a UK home-based Senior SAS Programmer role for one of the largest pharmaceutical organisations in the market. This position will focus on developing statistical methods effectively optimising the company.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop SAS programs for generating datasets, tables, figures and listings for clinical trials (according to ICH E3) and/or publication and/or Health Authorities requests
  • Be the CDISC SDTM/ADaM expert; use CDISC guidelines to generate SDTM/ADaM datasets
  • Develop standard SAS macros and prepare the corresponding validation documents
  • Perform quality check on SAS programs/outputs created by another Statistician/SAS Programmer
  • Develop SAS programs/macros and utilities for data cleaning
  • Liaise with Data Management team in identifying and implementing checks according to the Data Validation Plan
  • Check the requirements to handle external clinical data and develop the SAS programs to import/reconcile external clinical data
  • Develop and validate SAS programs for identification of Protocol Deviations
  • Establish and implement programming rules
  • Collaborate with Biostatistics and Data Management staff on clinical trials/projects
  • Prepare, maintain, and archive of SAS programming documentation
  • Collaborate in establishing and maintaining SOPs related to SAS programming
  • Collaborate in establishing and maintaining document/programming standards
  • Contribute to on-boarding of new associates and act as a mentor for junior staff
  • Keep informed on new SAS developments relevant to the clinical trial data management

Skills and Requirements

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Proficiency in SAS.
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of the programming and reporting process.
  • Knowledge of SOP's/Guidelines, ICH-GCP, and any other applicable local and international regulations such as 21 CFR Part 11.
  • Ability to learn new systems and function in an evolving technical environment.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Ability to successfully lead a global team with proven Lead programming experience.
  • Competent in written and oral English.

To Apply

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