Hiring forSenior Principal Statistical Programmer (Remote): can be based anywhere in USA/ Canada
Perform the role of a Lead Statistical Programmer including leading oversight of partnership programs
Plan, execute and oversee all programming activities on a study, including but not limited to, resource estimation, working within budget, meeting timelines, maximizing quality, interaction with other departments and the client, etc.
Develop and maintain SAS programs to create complex SDTM and ADaM datasets and TFLs, and perform QC of SDTM, ADaMs and TFLs
Produce Define XML/PDFs, Analysis Results Metadata (ARM), aCRFs and Reviewers Guides to support SDTMs and ADaMs
Develop and/or lead the development of complex specifications for SDTMs and ADaM datasets and contribute to the development of Labcorp Drug Development and Client standards
Review SAPs and TFL shells from a programming perspective for studies and advise on the development of complex TFL shells from a programming perspective
Mentor programmers in the processes around SDTMs, ADaMs and TFLs and Study Lead processes, ensuring adherence to department practices and processes
Facilitate advanced technical expertise
Respond to QA and client audits and represent the department in all types of audits
Participate in partnership Bid Defenses in order to win new packages of business
Continually identify and suggest ways to improve the efficiency, quality and productivity of statistical programming
Bachelor's degree, preferably in mathematics, statistics, computing, life science, health science, or related subjects.
Experience and/or education plus relevant work experience, equating to a Bachelor's degree
Typically 8 years of SAS programming experience in the CRO or Pharmaceutical industry, or an equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job
Extensive experience as lead statistical programmer on complex studies in clinical research
Substantial knowledge of all aspects of clinical trials from initial study set-up to study completion.
Complete knowledge and understanding of the processes and procedures used within a Statistical Programming environment and the ability to communicate to programmers and non-programmers alike.
Broad knowledge of all CDISC requirements related to SDTM and ADaM, including define.xml, Reviewer's Guide and submission standards
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