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Senior Spotfire Programmer - Biometrics - Europe Locations

Company: INC Research
Location: Europe
Reference: 16004903
Closing Date: 14 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Do you want to be a part of a global top 10 CRO? INC Research is a full-service clinical research organization, providing the full range of Phase I to IV clinical development services for the world’s pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries. We do this across six continents. We believe that therapeutic and operational experience forms the foundation for taking medicines successfully through clinical development.


To strengthen this group INC are seeking an experienced Spotfire Programmer to be home or office based. All EU locations to be considered. Must have strong previous experience in Spotfire and we can consider candidates from other industries.

Essential Functions:

•Perform Spotfire programming, testing, mapping, data feeds, and documentation in accordance with programming standards and validation procedures..
•Serves on project teams to coordinate and lead development activities for clinical programming projects. Attends meetings, participates in discussions, uses an analytical approach to problem solving, focuses on deliverables, and provides constructive criticism. Keeps those responsible for project management informed of any issues that might impact project target dates, scope, or budget and escalates potential problems effectively and in a timely manner. Balances multiple task assignments and communicates needs to supervisor to obtain needed resources.
•Assist in developing and implementing data feeds to import into Spotfire.
•Monitors the scope of work to actual work, alerting management of potential change orders. Manages and executes the change order to completion. Provides input and supporting details for change orders.
•Provides leadership, training, guidance, and support to other department members based upon expertise in specific skill sets. Collaborates with clients, peers, lead programmers, project teams and/or requestors to clarify and finalize specifications, and uses expanded technical skills to meet evolving project needs.
•Assists in project review meetings and assists with departmental review meetings.
•Attends Quick Start Camps (QSCs) as the lead clinical programmer for assigned studies.
•Manages project resources, proactively alerting management of delivery and resourcing needs.
•Possesses and maintains a broad overall knowledge in the field of clinical programming and clinical data management by reading related literature, self-training, attending training classes, attending professional meetings, etc.
Other Responsibilities:

Performs other work-related duties as assigned. Minimal travel may be required (up to 25%). Travel may be required for sales presentations and to address project-specific needs; however, this will not be a significant part of the position.

Qualifications Requirements:

BS/BA degree in computer science or related field, and nominal experience, particularly in clinical programming and relational database development, or equivalent education and experience. Clinical Data Management experience, CRO industry experience, programming proficiency in Electronic Data Capture (EDC) and data reporting, and/or transformation languages, e.g., PL/SQL, SAS, C#, or comparable field. Familiarity with medical terminology and Good Clinical Practices preferred. Relevant organizational, presentation, documentation, and interpersonal skills as well as a team-oriented approach. Demonstrated experience in managing multiple priorities in a highly dynamic environment. Proficiency in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Why choose us:

It takes skill and passion to develop medicines the way we do. Don’t worry – if you’ve got the passion part, we’ll help you develop the skills you need to enhance every aspect of your career in the clinical research industry.

We’ve got an attitude at INC: “Can do, I own it.” Absolutely everyone has ownership of what they do here. And because we’re given the freedom and responsibility to really own our projects, we can take them to new levels. And that means we can take our careers wherever we want them, too.

“We were ranked “Top CRO” to work with in the CenterWatch 2015 Investigative Site Relationship Survey (a biannual survey of over 2,000 sites worldwide).”

What happens next:

If your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our dedicated recruiters who will arrange a suitable date and time to speak to you further about this opportunity.

Apply for this job: Senior Spotfire Programmer - Biometrics - Europe Locations

Contact Information:

Address:  European Head Office
River View, The Meadows Business Park,
Station Approach,
GU17 9AB
Tel:  +44 (0) 1189 335 300
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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