SAS Programmer,Biostatistician/remote,Rave Clinical Programmer/remote

TechData Service Company LLC

Jersey City, NJ (United States)

Category: Programming

Posted on: 23 Feb 2021

Oracle SQL Unix

Job Description

Sr. SAS Programmer(Remote)

This role is responsible for programming clinical trial analysis deliverables with quality and timeliness, with a hands-on and collaborative approach with other team members. This position requires high degree of independence, technical skills and ability to influence the team to get results without line management authority.
Major Responsibilities:
• Review a clinical study protocol with regard to statistical programming responsibilities
• Review and provide input to a Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP) and Statistical Programming Plan (SPP)
• Review and provide input to Case Report Forms (CRFs) and external data transfer agreements
• Work cooperatively with and hold accountable clinical study team members including but not limited to the biostatistician, data manager, and medical writer
• Work cooperatively with and oversee a contract programming provider
• Assign tasks, set priorities, and provide technical help to clinical study programming teams
• Develop and maintain SDTM and ADaM specifications
• Program SDTMs, ADaMs, tables, figures, and listings (TFLs) according to approved specifications
• Understand and enforce compliance with programming standards and data standards in clinical study programming teams
• Provide accurate programming time estimates and risk mitigation plans to management or a study team
• Proactively inform management of the status of statistical programming deliverables and issues
• Oversee on-time delivery from clinical study programming teams and meet timelines for multiple concurrent studies
• Contribute to or initiate standards or process improvements
Required Skills:
• Excellent SAS programming skills; contribute programming to a global library of macros
• Able to communicate clearly in oral or written form
• Advanced knowledge of CDISC standards and applying standards to complicated data
• Advanced knowledge of lab data processing and able to resolve issues
• Working knowledge of medical terms, the data coding process, and coding dictionaries
• Apply regulatory agency guidance in statistical programming responsibilities
Preferred Skills:
• Able to program in other languages (e.g. R or S-PLUS, VBA, or Perl)
• Advanced knowledge of Unix commands; able to program shell scripts for complicated tasks
• Advanced knowledge of inferential statistics
Education: Degree with concentration in Life Sciences, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a quantitative/analytical field.
Experience: A minimum 5 years of SAS programming in clinical studies including leading a clinical study programming team


Sr. Biostatistician(Remote)

• Work closely with clinicians, programmers, and publication managers to generate and QC outputs for publications; review publication (abstract/manuscripts) to ensure accuracy, quality and soundness of statistical methodologies; coordinate internal resource utilization for publication and generate activities metrics for management review.
• Work with the clinical study team on study design, development and/or review of clinical study protocols.
• Develop and/or review statistical analysis plans, including Table/listing/figure shells, and final study report for clinical studies; perform post-hoc statistical analyses as needed.
• Work with the project statistician and clinical data managers on design/review of case report form, data transfer specification, edit check specification, and participation in user acceptance testing (UAT); generate/review data tables/listings and coordinate data review meetings during the course of the study to ensure data quality.
• Oversee CRO programming activities, perform quality assurance checks on internally or externally produced SAS tables, listings, and figures, ensure the quality of CRO deliverables.
• May work with the Health Outcome team on the design/analysis/validation of projects.
• May work on submission teams as a statistician and/or a programmer.
• Must have a MS in Biostatistics/Statistics with at least 5 years of experience or a PhD in Biostatistics/ Statistics with at least 3 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, CRO or biotech industry.
• Strong SAS programming skills.
• Oncology experience is highly preferred.
• Good technical writing skills.
• Good communication skills (verbal and written).
• Strong teamwork ability/commitment and individual initiative.
• Strong organizational skills with ability to effectively manage multiple projects.
we need is an experienced statistician who can do SAS programming at the same time can clearly interprete statistical concept and results to non-statisticians and key medical opinion leaders.


Rave Programmer Clinical Programmer (2 remote, 2 partial remote after pandemic) SAS and Biostat JD is at the bottom

Skill set required is RAVE, edit check expertise/customs function programming. protocol amendment or maintenance. RAVE migrations, etc. Very strong communication skills.

Database position working with clinical trials data systems under general supervision. Provides technical
leadership for some or all of the following activities: Designs and implements global library and study
specific setup for clinical trials applications; develops and validates data checks; provides first-line enduser
support/problem solving; provides support for application validation activities.
• Reviews designs for compliance/feasibility within the database system and consistency with any current standards and/or sponsor specification and meets with study teams on a regular basis during initial study setup to ensure effective communication and accuracy in design
• Develops and validates data checks and performs core setup and supports processes for various peripheral systems
• Coordinates the activities of other Database Programmers that might assist in building studies to ensure all jobs are carried out and timelines are met.
• Updates annotations and production databases where required based on protocol amendments or other changes to trial designs within timelines as agreed with project team
• Provides basic technical support / consultancy and end-user support
• Works with IT in troubleshooting, reporting and resolving system issues
Minimum Required Education and Experience:
· Bachelor’s degree in computer science, statistics, biostatistics, mathematics, biology or other
health related field or equivalent experience that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to
perform the job.
· Minimum of 2 years experience in a clinical trials environment or similar field
· Minimum of 1 years experience with Oracle or similar applications in a programming or
administration capacity. OC/RDC experience preferred.
· Minimum of 1 year experience with Medidata Rave and/or Rave certification
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of relational database systems (RDBMS) and structure
Experience in Oracle and with Oracle tools or similar, with working knowledge of SQL and/or
Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills
Good written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated experience in identification and resolution of technical problems in a professional
Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality with clinical data and client’s proprietary data


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