SAS Programmer/ Statistical Programmer

5-15 years
5 months ago 389 Applied
Job Description


Location:Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Gurgaon

Mandate Skills:SDTM, ADAM, TLF on clinical trials phase 1-4`
Graduate/Post-Graduate in Statistics/Mathematics/Computer Science/Life Sciences.

A minimum of 6+ years of experience in Statistical programming and/or design and analysis of Phase I to Phase IV clinical trials in a Contract Research Organization or Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology company
  • Thorough knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry including understanding of clinical drug development process and associated documents and regulations.
  • Good knowledge of GCP, Good Programming Practices, ICH-E3, ICH-E9 and other regulatory guidance documents (e.g., USFDA and EMEA)
  • Understanding client's requirement and providing all the required statistical inputs on, SAP, Mock Shells, Tables, Listings, Figures, or any other statistical programming deliveries
  • Good understanding of the statistical programming domain and related processes
  • Assists with developing, monitoring, and enforcing productivity and quality standards along with related documentations.
  • Coordinating with the project management in meeting the timeline and defining/capturing the metrics for monitoring and maintaining the quality and productivity
  • Good verbal and written communication skills coupled with good organizational skills.
  • Strong Analytical and programming Skills using statistical software SAS or equivalent with understanding of development and/or execution of SAS macros.
  • Knowledge of R will be an added advantage.
  • Should have worked on generating and validating tables, listings, and figures.
  • Should have worked on Derived datasets/Analysis Datasets/ADaM/SDTM
  • More complex review (programs with high risk)
  • Programming and review of outputs for DSUR, PSUR, publications
  • Exposure on Exploratory analyses is an added advantage.
  • Programming and reviewing analysis data sets.
  • Provide training and guidance to lower level and new staff.
  • Experience in submission packages (Define.xml, SDRG, ADRG, P21 reports)
  • Adherence to SOPs and GPP.
  • Quality and adherence to timelines.
  • Self-motivation and self-learning.
  • Achievement orientation.
  • Relationship building ability.
  • Inclination towards being process driven.


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