Statistical Programmer

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Statistics
  3. Belgium
Ghent, Belgium
Posting date: 25 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A clinical stage biopharmaceutical company is advertising a vacancy for a Statistical Programmer, joining their team in Belgium. The organisation is known for their pipeline of differentiated antibody therapeutics, which has been utilised to build a clinical-stage portfolio of novel product candidates. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company whose work is tailed from discovery through development to address patient needs. The Statistical Programmer will support the biostatistician and the project team for diverse statistical/programming tasks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing relevant input in the development of the CRF, statistical analysis plan, and mock tables, listings, and figures.
  • Critically reviewing derived datasets specifications and derived datasets (ADaM).
  • Developing programs to perform QC of statistical outputs.
  • Defining program specific standards for ADaM datasets.
  • Checking compliance of CRO delivered ADaM datasets to CDISC standards.
  • Verifying define.xml (for ADaM's).
  • Developing, validating, and documenting programs for additional post-hoc analyses.
  • Developing, reviewing, documenting, and performing validation of generic SAS macros, and creating a macro library.
  • Participating in project team meetings.
  • Supporting data submission activities according to regulatory guidelines (e.g. ISS, ISE).
  • Supporting outsourcing programming activities and overseeing the QC of these activities.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelors or higher degree in Science, Statistics, or Information Technology, or equivalent combination of education and related work experience.
  • Minimum of 3-4 years of professional experience desired.
  • Thorough knowledge of and experience with CDISC standards is desired.
  • Demonstrable ability to plan and execute the statistical programming tasks for multiple clinical trials and integrated analyses (e.g., ISS, ISE).
  • Knowledge of ICH-GCP and other applicable legislation, with good understanding of clinical data and pharmaceutical development.
  • Excellent knowledge of SAS is a must.
  • Knowledge in R is a plus.
  • Experience in managing CROs and vendors is a plus.
  • Biotech experience is a plus.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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