Principal Statistical Programmer – US Remote Working

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Application ends: July 9, 2021
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Job Description

I would like to introduce you too a great opportunity we have available currently with partnered CRO client in US. They are looking for a Principal Statistical Programmer to be the point of contact for projects & helping the development of the team members around them.

Our relationship started with assisting the recruitment of the European team within Biometrics since we have formed a strong relationship with the US team. The future looks very bright for them as they are planning to double in size in 2 years.

Offering competitive salary package, fully remote working and a chance to grow and develop the programming department for the future.


  • Leading all clinical data analyses
  • Responsible for all clinical data and problem solving any issues which arise
  • Strong experience within programming within SAS
  • Implementing statistical analysis plans for the department
  • Involved along with other departments on the design, development of clinical trials, protocols & case report forms.  
  • Validating work outcome for whole department
  • Ensure the maintenance of programming documentation (e.g. description of programs and validation) 
  • Building strong relationships with Data Management, Biostatisticians departments and external sponsors. 
  • Communicating to management on projects and resource issues 
  • Investigate and propose initiatives for improving efficiency in department & on project
  • Being the project lead on studies
  • Contribute and take part in client evaluations, visits and bid defences 

Must Haves

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree preferred in a scientific discipline  
  • SAS Advance Programming Certificate preferred 
  • 10+ years industry experience within Pharma, Biotech or CRO (preferred)
  • In depth knowledge of computer systems, applications and operating systems 
  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Ability to simplify & resolve complex issues
  • Being able to share your knowledge through mentoring fellow programmers within team

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