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Company: Covance
Location: Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Job Overview:

  • Senior Statistical Programmer required to work for Covance as a Lead Statistical Programmer
  • You will be employed by Covance working in our Clinical Development Services (PII-IV) group with the opportunity to work across multiple Sponsors and therapeutic areas
  • Home based anywhere in Europe or South Africa
  • You must have previous experience of working as a Statistical Programmer in either a biotech, CRO or pharma company
  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

Join our growing team and discover your extraordinary potential by working as a Covance Senior Statistical Programmer.  You will work in our Clinical Development Services group so you will enjoy a varied role working for different sponsors across several therapeutic areas within phases II-IV.  The position offers a strong support network, flexible working solutions and the opportunity to progress your career.  If you are looking to strengthen your Lead expertise within a varied and dynamic environment, then this is a fantastic opportunity.  This is a permanent, full-time office or home-based role anywhere within Europe or South Africa.

 

Job Primary Functions

  • Perform the role of the Lead Statistical Programmer
    • 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 SDTM and ADaM datasets and TFLs, and perform QC of SDTM, ADaMs and TFLs
  • Produce Define XML/PDFs, Analysis Results Metadata (ARM), annotated CRFs and Reviewers Guides to support SDTMs and ADaMs
  • Develop specifications for SDTMs and ADaM datasets
  • Review SAPs and TFL shells from a programming perspective for studies
  • Mentor less-experienced programmers in the processes around SDTMs, ADaMs and TFLs
  • Present and share knowledge at department meetings
  • Respond to QA and client audits, and support qualification audits
  • Identify processes within programming that will increase productivity, quality and efficiency
Education/Qualifications:
  • BSc, preferably in computing, life science, mathematical or statistical subject
Experience:
  • You must have some previous experience of working as a Lead Statistical Programmer in either a biotech, CRO or pharma company using SAS.
  • Knowledge of CDISC requirements
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn and contribute in a team setting and communicate effectively within the team environment
  • Good organization skills and the ability to prioritize own work
  • Self motivation and ability to work independently
  • A cooperative and team-oriented approach
  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

 

PLEASE NOTE CANDIDATES WHO DO NOT FULFIL THE CRITERIA MAY NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on +44 (0) 1628 543 457.  To apply, please click on the APPLY button. 

 

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