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Senior Statistical Programmer – Clinical

Job Description

With a successful track record in both the CRO and resourcing fields, Ockham is driven by outcome, defined by expertise. One of our clients in California is looking for a Senior Statistical Programmer. This is a contract position.

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Required Experience: 8 to 10 Years
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Responsibilities

  • Candidates must have excellent SAS programming skills and the ability to implement complex data step logic
  • Must be comfortable with creating complex analysis data sets derived from various data sources with a careful eye for outliers and errors
  • Prior experience with large databases and observational research / epidemiology methods is strongly desired
  • Programming includes, but is not limited to, the data manipulation, analysis and reporting of primarily clinical trial data
  • Specifically, analysis files creation; table/listing/graph generation; program validation and documentation; and output verification
  • Work is to be performed in a team environment, where team members may be distributed across locations and vendors
  • Ability to implement complex data step logic
  • Must be comfortable with creating complex analysis data sets derived from various data sources with a careful eye for outliers and errors
  • Prior experience with large databases and observational research methods is desired

Skill Requirements

  • Masters degree in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Computer Science, or other subject with high statistical content
  • 8 to 10 years of relevant career experience programming in a clinical development environment
  • Excellent SAS data manipulation, analysis and reporting skills
  • Familiarity with drug development life cycle and experience with the manipulation, analysis and reporting of clinical trials data
  • Ability to work effectively and successfully in a team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to provide quality output and deliverables, in adherence with challenging timelines
  • Willingness and ability to learn and follow standard processes and procedures