Randstad Clinical Operations in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Clinical Operations

job details:

  • location:Cambridge, MA

  • salary:$65.84 - $77.46 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, July 12, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:25776

job description

Clinical Operations

Job Title: SAS Programmer III

Job Summary

  • Contribute to programming development and quality control of the programming deliverables utilizing company tools and methodologies.

  • Contribute to the preparation, execution, reporting and documentation of project analysis programming within a therapeutic area.

  • Create, manage and maintain the programming specifications for the analysis datasets utilizing company tools and methodologies

  • Contribute to the integration of reports and derived data into the statistical report with close collaboration with Statisticians.

  • Ensure programming code meet regulatory and company standards and are consistently structured to permit efficient programming and reporting.

  • Perform quality assurance procedures on work performed by others.

  • 6+ years of relevant industry experience in Clinical SAS Programming

Education & Qualifications

  • A candidate with a Bachelor or Master of Science degree or equivalent in Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Life Science or related field, preferred.

  • A candidate with a Master degree and 5+ years of programming experience preferably in processing clinical trial data in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • A candidate with Bachelor degree and 7+ years of programming experience preferably in processing clinical trial data in the pharmaceutical industry.

  • Experience with other operating systems and packages such as UNIX, MS Office

  • Advanced SAS programming skills in a clinical data environment with expertise in at least one therapeutic area

  • Strong understanding of relational databases and experience working with complex data systems.

  • Knowledge of CDISC data structure requirements.

  • Experience in development and implementation of standardization methodology within at least one therapeutic area.

  • Collaborative teamwork and interpersonal skills that demonstrate initiative and motivation.

  • Ability solve complex problems independently.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in a global environment.

  • Experience in pharmaceutical clinical development in at least one therapeutic area (i.e. understanding of statistical concepts, techniques and clinical trial principles within a therapeutic area).

  • Ability to lead programming deliverables based on regulatory submission requirements.

  • Experience in project management with minimum supervision.

  • Ability to effectively organize and manage multiple assignments with challenging timelines across multiple personnel.

  • Experience in project start-up through submission. Experience in collaboration with external partners and/or vendors.

  • Experience in the development, evaluation and support of junior staff and contractors.

  • Ability to estimate resource requirement.


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Plan with Company Match

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

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